I get excited each year about back to school sales. Its been a long time since I was a student or since I had to do school shopping for kids, but each year I still love to see the deals that are offered and I try to cash in on some serious savings ! Being in the Arctic doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the savings, there are some great deals available online.

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5There’s no doubt about it, the cost of raising a child, especially in the north, is expensive! But thanks to a local family and their labour of love: Arctic Cotton (a home based baby boutique) has made it a whole lot easier and more affordable to do so!

If you haven’t had the chance to check out the  Apex (Iqaluit) based business, Arctic Cotton, it’s worth taking a few minutes to get acquainted with them!

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Looking to pay off some debt or get some spending money for some of the “extra’s” you are hoping for? These five side businesses are low cost start up businesses that can be operated from your home.

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1- Music Instructor/Tutoring – Have a musical talent and an interest in helping others? Share your knowledge by giving music instruction in your home or in the home of your clients. Private or group sessions can be offered and priced accordingly.

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