October 27 roundup - MoneySense

October 27 roundup

Prepping for a new family member, free RIM apps and a Greyhound “gift fee”


Being a new parent usually leads to a whack load of expensive purchases that in some cases you don’t need. Angela Seif stresses that you shouldn’t break the bank on your kid’s nursery.

• To make up for its phone service issues, RIM released a slew of free apps. Here’s a peek at a few of them.

Buying a Greyhound ticket online for someone else might not be the best idea. You’ll be charged an $18.99 gift fee.