1/3 of young Canadians have no retirement savings at all (Globe and Mail). More Canadian workers are living paycheque to paycheque, saving less. 51% of Canadians would find it difficult to meet their financial obligations if their paycheque were delayed by a single week. Canadian households owe more than $1.50 for every dollar of disposable income (Statistics Canada).
Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) recommends students to purchase tenant’s insurance in order to enjoy peace of mind while protecting their belongings in the event of loss or damage. In this regard, IBC details the top reasons for students to purchase tenant’s insurance.
Mackenzie Financial Corporation (Mackenzie Investments) announced (September 4) upcoming enhancements to Mackenzie Monthly Income Balanced Portfolio and Mackenzie Monthly Income Conservative Portfolio (the Portfolios).
I had no big expectations when the owners of M.E Contracting invited me to visit their showroom. The major retailers have pretty much similar showrooms containing a variety of standard products. What can be different in this case? It turned out everything! Forget what you knew about landscaping and outdoor design. M.E Contracting’s new showroom will certainly make your jaw ...
Slowing GDP and job growth will have a moderating effect on Canada’s condo market, easing fears of overheating markets and further reinforcing the prospects of a soft landing, even as regional markets vary widely due to differing economic conditions according to the latest Conference Board of Canada condo report released by Genworth Canada.
Real gross domestic product (GDP) declined 0.1% in the second quarter, following a 0.2% decrease in the first quarter, but on a monthly basis, real GDP by industry rose 0.5% in June, Statistics Canada reported (September 1). Expressed at an annualized rate, real GDP contracted 0.5% in the second quarter and 0.8% in the first quarter.
The vast majority of Ontario university undergraduates secure jobs just two years after graduation – jobs that are in their field, use the skills learned at university, and pay an average of more than $49,000, according to the 2015 Grad Survey.