Our massive five-year anniversary contest wrapped up yesterday and we were blown away by the number of responses and comments from our readers. When the contest closed we had a total of 2,935 entries from 509 unique entrants.
And no wonder there were so many entries in the contest. We had some amazing prizes up for grabs – 63 of them at a total value of over $5,000. Thanks to our wonderful sponsors for supporting this giveaway; we couldn’t have done it without you.
We used Rafflecopter to help us manage the contest and choose the winners. We’re thrilled to announce all 63 winners below:
Boomer & Echo’s HUGE Five-Year Anniversary Contest Winners:
15 Scotiabank SCENE PIN cards. Each one can be redeemed for a free movie at Cineplex, courtesy of Scotiabank (prize split into one package of 10 PIN cards and one package of 5 PIN cards). Winners:
- One free-year at Nest Wealth, the online wealth management firm, plus a selection of the best personal finance books from Amazon (prize value of $1,000). Winner – Barb Korosi
- One $500 credit when you open an investment account at ModernAdvisor. Winner – Ginette Holland
- Ten $50 Staples gift card prizes to help your back-to-school budget, courtesy of ATB Financial. Winners:
- Pam Wood Humphrey
- Tamir Kojfman
- Lyne Brosseau
- Leanne B.
- Allison Hicks
- Ben McIntyre
- Melanie Paquette
- Erin Gibson Dyck
- Thomas Elias
- Marcelina Johanson
Three $100 savings account deposits from Tangerine. Winners:
- 10 SCENE PIN Cards – Sherry Kinnear
- 5 SCENE PIN Cards – Alan Floyd
One $250 Home Depot gift card to help with your home renovation, courtesy of LowestRates.ca. Winner – Justin Berry
One $250 prepaid MasterCard from BMO. Winner – Deng Ke Fan
One $250 prepaid Visa card from Rate Supermarket. Winner – Steffen
One $250 prepaid Visa card from ShareOwner. Winner – Braydon Epp
One $250 Amazon gift card from WealthSimple. Winner – Jennifer Clarkson
One-year subscription to 5iResearch – conflict free investment research (prize value of $139.95). Winner – Glen Pearson
One $100 President’s Choice gift card from PC Financial. Winner – Sheila Ritchie
One $100 Canadian Tire gift card from Calador Communications. Winner – Carita Weller
One $100 prepaid Visa card from RateHub.ca, which compares the best credit cards in Canada. Winner – Gene Moscicki
Two athletic running shirts (value of $35 each), plus two copies of It’s Still Not Rocket Science, from Steadyhand Investment Funds.
- Andy Yan
- Donny K.
- Charles Cheltenham
$75 worth of Purdy’s Chocolate from Life Insurance Canada. Winner – Randy Luke
One $50 Amazon gift card from Great Canadian Rebates. Winner – Dwayne Dibben
Your choice of $50 cold hard cash, the Grouplend concierge activity package, or THE MYSTERY BOX! Winner – Debby Voskamp
Two personal finance books of your choice, courtesy of WealthBar. Winner – Faye Johnson
Four digital subscriptions to Canadian Money Saver magazine (value of $24.95 each)
- Jean-Francis LeClerc
- Terry Friesen
Five subscriptions to The Mindful Budgeting Program, courtesy of LSM Insurance.
- Lushka Smith
Four copies of The Wealthy Barber Returns, by David Chilton.
- Chris Brugman
- Jackie DL
- Val Taylor
- Raphaelle Vallerand
One copy of The Incredible Shrinking Alpha, by Larry Swedroe. Winner – May
One copy of The One-Page Financial Plan, by Carl Richards. Winner – Lauren Ghent
One copy of Findependence Day, by Jonathan Chevreau. Winner – J. Chriest
One copy of Millionaire Teacher, by Andrew Hallam. Winner – Mark Gichuru
One copy of Pound Foolish, by Helaine Olen. Winner – Ted Starchuk
One copy of Stop Over-thinking Your Money!, by Preet Banerjee. Winner – Shirl Murphy
One copy of Wealthing Like Rabbits, by Robert Brown. Winner – Chris
One copy of The Value of Simple, by John Robertson. Winner – Wendy Hutton
One copy of Rob Carrick’s Guide to What’s Good, Bad and Downright Awful in Canadian Investments Today. Winner – Jason St-Hilaire
One copy of How Not to Move Back in With Your Parents, by Rob Carrick. Winner – Jeffery Ha
One copy of More Money for Beer and Textbooks, by Kyle Prevost and Justin Bouchard. Winner – Sean Kelly
One copy of The RESP Book, by Mike Holman. Winner – AMW
One copy of The Smart Debt Coach, by Talbot Stevens. Winner – Danielle
One copy of Financial Freedom Without Sacrifice, by Talbot Stevens. Winner – T C
One copy of Enough Bull, by David Trahair. Winner – Lynne Landry
One copy of Fight Back: 81 Ways to Save Money and Protect Yourself From Corporate Trickery, by Ellen Roseman. Winner – Alex Howell
One copy of Let’s Get Blunt About Your Financial Affairs, by Mark Goodfield (soon to be released). Winner – Mario
One copy of Pensionize Your Nest Egg, by Moshe Milevsky and Alexandra Macqueen. Winner – Dennis Seebach
- Eric Hunter
- Matt T.
- Claire Ryce
- Chantal Rollin
We wanted to host this HUGE contest as a way to give back to our great community of readers. We hope you keep coming back for more. We sincerely appreciate it when you sign up for our newsletter, follow us on Facebook and Twitter, and tell your friends and family about our blog.
Congratulations to all of the winners, and thank you to everyone who entered our contest over the last several weeks. We’ll contact each of the winners directly and then put them in touch with their prize sponsor to arrange delivery.