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cost of living

141 – Cost of Living: Why Does It Matter?

The rising cost of living is putting pressure on most Canadian’s finances. Household budgets are getting squeezed as inflation numbers steadily increase. Find out more about how the Consumer Price Index measures the cost of living. This podcast also discusses what you can do to protect your finances.

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134 – Buyer’s Remorse In Canadian Housing Market

Experts agree that Canada’s housing market is beginning to cool. Real estate prices are going down and many Canadians are facing higher interest rates with no property appreciation. Find out how to be proactive with your finances before renewal time.

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132 – Canada’s Food Price Report Predicts Prices Will Rise – What You Can Do

The latest data from Canada’s food price report suggests that the price of our groceries could rise another 4.5% in 2024. Household budgets will continue to be stretched throughout the year. Explore some creative strategies to decrease your monthly food bills even with inflation rising.

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127 – More Canadians Are Living Paycheque-To-Paycheque

Should you pay off debt first or save? With interest rates and debt levels rising, many Canadians are wondering what they should do to better manage their finances. Here are a few strategies to help. Check out these budget tips to increase your savings and to also pay off debt.

inflation canada

34 – What Is Inflation and How Will It Affect Me

Inflation raises prices lowering your purchasing power. This means you have to pay more for the same goods and services. What if your income doesn’t keep pace with inflation? Today’s podcast features Licensed Insolvency Trustee Daniel Maksymchak of LCTaylor discussing what impact rising inflation means to Canadians.