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Canadian Finances in 2013

An online study by Ipsos Reid for Sun Life Financial interviewed 1,239 Canadians last month about their financial situation this year. The survey found that overall 57% of Canadians felt they were not any better off than they were a year ago. A disproportionate amount of women and those aged 55 and older (61%) felt this way. Only… Read More »

Making More While Making Less

Happy Black Friday. And hello to friends from Victoria. I’ve only visited once but had a great time. Butchart Gardens was my favorite part. Image source from www.canada.com New payroll and employment numbers just came out. On average Canadians make $873 per week, up 1.1% from last year. While that’s better than no growth at all, the inflation rate has been… Read More »