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In this issue:
to Kelly Flower of Simcoe, ON who submitted
the winning caption to our Funny Caption Contest for the month of
Kelly wins a pair of Blue Jays tickets
Thanks to all who participated and please feel free to play in our
Funny Caption Contest, currently
underway, for your chance to win a Toronto Blue Jays Baseball
To see the winning caption for April and to enter our current
contest, click here:
Since the month of April brought lots of expected showers outside, we stayed inside and added 12 new sites for you to enjoy! The sites added in April include computers and accessories, printer cartridge refills, cameras, electronics, alarm systems for your home, portable MiniDisc players, online DVD rental service, unique spiritual items, crafting supplies, UV blocking swimwear, and much more. Read on for details on each website we added:
Refills.ca will save you up to 90% by refilling inkjet
cartridges instead of buying new ones. With their Inkjet Refill Kits,
cartridge and dramatically reduce your printing costs.
Sun Smart features 97% UV Blocking Swimwear, Active Wear and Sun & Pool
Accessories for kids and youth of all ages. Protect your child from
harmful rays this summer.
MiniDisc Canada is Canada's #1 MiniDisc
Specialty Store carrying portable MiniDisc players, car MiniDiscs,
MiniDisc recorders, digital cameras,
computers, audio mixers, LCD TVs, USB & MIDI interfaces and so
Zip.ca is Canada's largest online DVD rental service
offering members access to an always-growing DVD library of over 15,000
Check out their 2-week free trial!
Cheap Net Hosting provide all hosting accounts with
a massive 1GB
of disk space,
unlimited transfer bandwidth and an unlimited number of email accounts,
forwarders and autoresponder messages. Check them out.
Luna's Closet features handcrafted gemstone, sterling jewelry, pendulums,
spell and ritual kits, candles, incense, artwork, prints, herbs & smudge,
scrying & divination,
stones & spheres and many more items.
ThriftyCrafter has all your craft supplies
like cardstock, exotic papers, pre-scored cards, tri-fold cards,
window cards, die-cuts & cut-outs,
rubber stamps, etc.
Digital Spyders are your Total Technology Service
Providers featuring 45,000 plus products such as computers, notebooks,
tablet PCs, input
devices, LCD projectors,
handhelds, software, etc.
Alarm Buy has all the security for the home that
you want, like complete
detectors, sensors, sirens, strobes, cameras, glass break detectors,
smoke alarms, control panels and more.
Arabia Tower has all your Arabic cartoons, DVDs, music, movies,
concerts, plays, mp3 albums, music videos, bellydance instructional
videos, software, sweets,
perfumes, translators and more.
Renegade Nutrition is where Canada goes to get
its supplements, protein, vitamins, weight gainers, bars, drinks, lotions,
books, mags, videos and much more.
Henry's Camera is your Canadian owned and operated
source for photo, digital and video cameras, film, batteries, binoculars,
telescopes, photo finishing,
and so much more.
Express Gift Baskets will ship your Mother's Day
gift basket, anywhere in Canada for only $8! They
have several baskets to choose from including chocolate, cookies, wine
gourmet, beauty products, spa garden, teas, coffees, picnic baskets
and so much more.
Jetsgo has an “anywhere” we fly from
Toronto for as little as $59 sale on right now. Sale ends May 8th, for travel between May
10 and October 6, 2004 inclusively, so hurry!
Rose Harvest is featuring the perfect gift for Mother's
Day aptly called the Spring Special which includes
12 Yellow Roses, 5 stems of flowering Alstromeria, a vase and seasonal
under $50! Incredible deal!
Rocky Mountain Direct Merchants is offering Free
Shipping on all orders, no minimum! And their Clearance
section is currently featuring items at 25% to 75% off.
Tiger Direct is offering Free Shipping for
most orders of $200 or more. The last time this kind of
offer was given was during the holiday season, so take advantage
of this one while you can!
More Collectibles from Classic Online is offering 30%
off all instock
Precious Moments figurines for a limited time only.
M&M Meatshops has a printable coupon from their
website for a free Pasta & Vegetable Salad for
spending $40 or more at any of their stores. Coupon expires May
Here’s a list of online contests we’ve found that Canadians can enter:
HMV "Kill Bill Hong Kong" Contest - Win a trip for 2 to
Hong Kong, 5 nights hotel accommodation compliments at the Harbour
Plaza Hong Kong, round-trip transfers from airport to hotel, half day
Hong Kong Movie Odyssey tour, Museum passes, Quality Tourism VIP Offers,
$1000 spending cash and more. Québec residents can enter. Contest
ends on May 9th.
Yukon Alaska eight-day Adventure Contest - Win an
8 days/8 nights trip for two to the Yukon and Alaska. The prize includes
two nights accommodation double occupancy at hotels including one night
double occupancy at Glacier Bay Lodge, five nights at campgrounds/RV
parks, Gold Rush Raft Tour, White Pass & Yukon Route Summit tour
and more. Sorry, no Québec entries. Contest ends on
Second Cup La Minita Contest - Win a trip for 2 to
San Jose, Costa Rica including airfare, transportation to and from
the airport, 7 nights
resort accommodations and more. Québec residents can enter. Contest ends on May 17th.
The Home Depot “Toolbox Challenge” Contest -
Win a trip to Toronto including 2 nights accommodation at a Toronto
hotel to be determined and more. Sorry, no Québec entries. Contest
ends on May 30th.
Maille Culinary Adventure Sweepstakes - Win a trip
for 2 to Paris, France including airfare, 4 nights accommodation in
Paris and other nights in other places in France, spending money and
more. Québec residents can enter. Contest ends on May
Chatelaine Hong Kong Vacation Contest - Win a trip
for 2 to Hong Kong to compete with nine other teams in the prestigious
Hong Kong Shopper
of the Year Contest, held from July 15, 2004 to July 22, 2004 during
the Hong Kong Shopping Festival. You'll receive spending cash, shopping
guides and a list of items you must buy in a fixed amount of time.
Judges will then award the title of Hong Kong Shopper of the Year based
upon value for money and innovation. Sorry, no Québec entries. Contest ends on May 31st.
LG "Click, Skate and Win" Contest -
Win an LG 50-inch Plasma Display TV. Sorry, no Québec entries. Contest
ends on May 31st.
Frommers Hot Spot China Contest -
Win a trip for 2 to Shanghai, China including 5 nights accommodations
at Octopus Choice
of Standard Category
of Hotel and tickets for 3 days to the Formula One Grand Prix. Valid
for travel September 22-28, 2004 only. Sorry, no Québec entries. Contest ends on May 31st.
Hubba Bubba Crazy Shopping Spree Contest - Win a trip for 4 to Florida
including airfare, 4 nights accommodation, rental car, 3 day passes
to Disney World, spending money and more. There are also other prizes
consisting of 1 of 25 shopping sprees at a Toys R' Us retail location
nearest the winner's home totaling $1,000.00 or 1 of 10 Hubba Bubba
Prize Packs or several other prizes. Québec residents can enter.
Contest ends on May 31st.
GiftFinder.ca Caption Contest – Enter
your funny caption for your chance to win a
Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Cap! Contest
expires on May 31st.
Freebies come and go very quickly on the internet, so best to take advantage of the ones that interest you as soon as possible. If the link is broken, the promotion is over... move on to the next one. If you request a free sample and never receive it, don't lose sleep over it; these things happen.
Clorox is sending out a free
96oz bottle of Regular Bleach, along with a Clorox Essential
Tips for the Purest Clean booklet! This is one of the best freebies we've
Royal Dynasty Tea will send you a free tea sample
of your choice, along with a T-Sac Tea Filter for brewing and preparation instructions.
Game Militia will mail all its members Free Video Games from just released demos to full blown features every month! Game Militia is a new gaming website that officially launches on May 15th and gaming platforms include XBOX, PS2, Game Cube, PC and others. They also have a contest to win an XBOX that ends on May 15th going to the person that refers the most friends!
Mid-Continental Dental Supply are offering people with dentures a free sample of Renew Professional Strength Denture Cleaner just for the asking.
Verve Girl is looking for Product Testers. If chosen, you will receive a free T-Shirt, $30 cash and lots of free products!
Save.ca has a special list of additional free coupons on a separate website for a limited time only focusing on Procter and Gamble products. Select as many coupons as desired and they will be mailed to your home.
What's Up Kids? needs children to test toys, read books, watch movies, listen to music, play videos and more. If you would like to be a toy-tester, send them a story about yourself and the types of things you like to do. Make sure you include whether you have a VCR or DVD player, prefer mechanical toys or intellectual toys, etc. Make sure you have your parents send a letter stating that they will be willing to help - their opinion matters too!! The Best part is if they select you to test one of their toys - YOU GET TO KEEP IT. Don't delay - register with them today!! Send a note to: TOY TESTERS c/o What's Up Kids? at 496 Metler Rd., Ridgeville ON L0S 1M0 or email them at email@example.com.
Rainbow Cinemas Fairview Mall and 10-10-620 are
giving away free movie passes on Mother's Day for
you and your Mom to see "13 Going on 30" playing at 1:30pm
and 4:10pm. In addition, great prizes and free long distance will be
distributed to all Moms!
The Bay will give you free 1,000 Hbc Rewards
Bonus Points for completing
a short survey about Hbc. So have your Hbc Rewards card ready.
Canadian Antiques Roadshow is taping in a Canadian
city near you during the month of May. If you have a smaller item such
as books, glassware,
jewellery, toys, and small items of furniture, then fill out the form
on the website. Free tickets are available on a first come, first served
Freecyle is an awesome program for anyone wishing
to give away free stuff that you don't want to people who need or want
it. Or, post a message with your free wants or trades.
The network is designed to allow individuals who want to "recycle" that
special something rather than throw it away to meet like minded people.
Whether it's a chair, a fax machine, piano or an old door, feel free
to post it. Or maybe you're looking to acquire something yourself!
One constraint: everything posted must be free.
ShopWireless.com offered consumers all kinds of handheld products like PDAs, portable CD players, MP3 players, digital cameras and so on priced in Canadian dollars. Their website just stopped responding one day then about a month later, some other company took over the domain name but products are no longer sold on the site so the link has been removed from our site.
The goal of GiftFinder.ca is to make it easier for Canadian shoppers wanting to purchase goods online to find everything they want from our site, including freebies, contests and discounts. THIS SITE IS FOR YOU! If you know of a reputable Canadian website that has products listed in Canadian dollars, or if you find cool freebies, contests or rebates, please send us an email at webmaster@GiftFinder.ca and we'll post it online or in our next newsletter. Thanks.
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