The costume may cost more than the discount is worth.
But the point is: many younger Canadians have to find creative ways to save money because we're being increasingly SQUEEZED.
We're squeezed by stagnant incomes and difficulty finding stable work, high costs for things like housing and child care, less time at home and mounting debts (including scary public debts like climate change). Meanwhile, our governments are failing to adapt.
So together, we're squeezing back.