IS $200.00 YOUR BREAKING POINT?

CALGARY — A new poll suggests nearly half of Canadians surveyed last month are within $200 per month of being unable to pay for their bills and make their debt payments. The Ipsos Reid survey also found about one-quarter of the 1,582 people who responded to the poll...

TIP FOR THE DAY

The internet is a fantastic place for finding bargains but we can all have too much of a good thing. Being able to buy something with a few clicks rather than cold hard cash makes it harder to keep an eye on your spending, and you’re more susceptible to fake reviews,...

SPENDING RESULTS

Nick Ford • Economist February 12, 2016 Survey shows Albertans continue to spend the most Once a year, Statistics Canada releases its Survey of Household Spending, a report that shows how much   Canadians are spending and how we allocate our hard earned pay. The...

QUOTE OF THE DAY

Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.” — Will Rogers...