Canada Consumer Spending

Just In Time For Holidays, Canadian Consumers Tapped Out: Analysis

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada Business

With the busiest shopping season underway, Canadian consumers are showing signs they’re out of steam and pulling back on spending, potentially dragg...

Impulse Shopping Costing Canadians Thousands Every Year: BMO

CP | LuAnn LaSalle, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A majority of Canadians surveyed by the Bank of Montreal say they shop to cheer themselves up and mood-lifting impulse purchases cost Canad...

What Reitmans' Bottom Line Says About State Of Consumers

CP | Posted 08.30.2012 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Clothing retailer Reitmans says a tough economy is leaving consumers with less disposable income for clothes, creating a retail climate tha...

Spooked Canadians Steel Selves For Hard Times

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.18.2011 | Canada Business

Canadians' confidence in the economy has been deeply shaken in the wake of the U.S. credit downgrade and the stock market ups and downs that followed,...

Confidence Rattled As Canadians Lose Faith In The Economy

CP | Posted 09.25.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - Consumer confidence in Canada's economy fell for the third straight month in July as people worried about jobs and were less willing to make ...