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Omicron, inflation, housing: What’s going into the Bank of Canada’s interest rate call?

The likelihood of an interest rate hike from the Bank of Canada next week is growing as record levels of inflation and...

PBO report questions Liberals’ case to spend billions in planned stimulus

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is giving no indications of plans to rein in government spending after a critical report by the parliamentary...

Annual inflation rate hits 4.8% in Canada, highest since 1991

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Businesses indirectly hit in lockdowns slipping through cracks of COVID supports

Two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, government responses still have gaps that fail to include some small businesses hit hardest by lockdowns and renewed...

Homebuilding slows as housing supply hits record low in Canada, data shows

Statistics released this week from Canadian real estate authorities show that while the country’s stock of available homes for sale sits at...

Will the Bank of Canada hike interest rates next week? More investors saying yes

Canadian restrictions to tackle COVID-19 will likely come at a cost of slower economic growth at the start of the year than...

Canadian home sales set new record in 2021, topping previous high by 20%: CREA

The Canadian Real Estate Association says annual home sales reached a new high in 2021, eclipsing the previous record set in 2020 by...

Roughly half of Canadians financially insecure as debt confidence hits record low: report

Canadians’ confidence in their personal finances and ability to repay their debt has hit a record low, a new report suggests, with...

Financial advice is exploding on social media, but can you trust it?

In March of 2020, Ellyce Fulmore found herself without a job and with plenty of time on her hands, like millions of...

Double mask, add a filter: How to up your PPE game without breaking the bank

Scouring Amazon, big box stores and your local group chat for bulk deals on N95 respirators isn’t the only effective way to...

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