Gas Prices Canada

Cheap Oil, Pricey Gas ‘A Lose-Lose Situation': BMO

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.22.2015 | Canada Business

There was supposed to be a silver lining to the oil price collapse that has devastated Western Canada’s economy. Lower energy prices would lead to l...

Gas, Food, Housing Costs Up In Latest Inflation Data

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2015 | Canada Business

Gas prices rose sharply for 2 straight months Meat up 6.6 per cent, overall food up 3.4 per cent Core rate at 2.3 per cent OTTAWA -- Th...

Inflation Report Shows Why You're Not Feeling Any Richer

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The annual pace of inflation in Canada edged higher in May as lower energy prices were more than offset by other increases including higher p...

This Chart Will Make You Seriously Suspect You're Getting Ripped Off At The Pump

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada Business

If you drive regularly, you may have noticed that gas prices have risen substantially in recent weeks. The average pump price is back up to around $1....

Falling Loonie Will Eat Up Your Gas Savings

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada Business

Canadians to save $800 on energy, dish out extra $600 on imports Unemployment to jump to 7 per cent Canadian consumers are seeing noticeab...

Relief At The Pumps, Pain At The Checkout Line

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Inflation increased at the same pace for the second month in a row as the consumer price index for February rose just 1.0 per cent compared w...

Vancouver Has Most Expensive Gas In North America

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The city's average gas price is currently posted at $1.319 per litre.

Gas Prices Are Spiking, And It's Not Over

CBC | Posted 05.02.2015 | Canada Business

Gas prices have taken a sharp increase and will continue to rise according to industry watchers. "Bottom line, the party is over," said...

'A $5-Billion Tax Cut For Quebec And Ontario Consumers'

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.27.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - National Bank of Canada expects economic conditions will improve this year in Central Canada as consumers get some breathing room from lowe...

So Much For That: Gas Prices Are Creeping Back Up

CP | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY — It had to end some time. Gasoline prices have been creeping up across Canada and analysts say more increases are likely. But it's still...

Loonie Plunges Through 80 Cents In Biggest 2-Year Drop Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.29.2015 | Canada Business

The Canadian dollar fell through a psychologically important barrier Wednesday, trading for the first time in five years below 80 cents U.S. The lo...

Thank Gas Prices For Fizzling Inflation

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The effects of the global oil slump weighed on Canadian inflation last month as falling pump prices helped slow the annual rate to 1.5 per ce...

Oil Price Carnage Is Good News For Canada's Tourism Industry

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2015 | Canada Business

FREDERICTON - Falling gas prices and a weakening loonie are raising hopes within Canada's tourism industry that 2015 will be a banner year.Ian Jack, a...

Falling Gas Prices A $20-Billion Windfall For Canadians

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.09.2015 | Canada Business

Economists liken falling gas prices to “an instant tax cut,” and if gas prices stay as low as they are, that “tax cut” will amount to $20 bill...

Canadians Could Save $12 Billion On Gas.. But There's A BIG Downside

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 01.02.2015 | Canada Business

Slumping oil prices could save Canadians as much as $12 billion at the gas pumps this year. But the lower cost is also very bad news for federal an...

Gas Prices To Fall To 5-Year Low

Huffington Post Canada | Sunny Freeman | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada Business

Happy New Year, drivers! Gas prices across Canada are expected to fall to levels not seen since 2010 on the last day of 2014. Ontario and B.C....

Harper's 'All-in' on Carbon Puts Our Economy in Danger

John McKay | Posted 02.18.2015 | Canada Business
John McKay

For someone with a Master's Degree in Economics, Mr. Harper seems to ignore one of the most important rules of investing: hedge your bets. Harper's all-in bet on the carbon economy means that when the price of oil goes for a tumble, so does our economy and with it, our petrodollar.

We Just Hit An Awesome Gas Price Milestone

CP | Posted 12.18.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The average cost of a litre of gasoline in Canada has dropped below $1 for the first time in nearly four and a half years, according to pric...

Canadians Drop More Of Their Cash At The Pump Than Most Of The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.09.2014 | Canada Business

Household debt isn't the only area where Canadians outshine their southern neighbours. We also spend more of our money on gasoline than Americans d...

Oil Prices Headed For $30/Barrel, Threaten Global Stability: Analysts

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada Business

Oil prices hit a five-year low on Monday, with the Brent crude benchmark price falling to $67.53 U.S., the lowest price since October, 2009, before bo...

Toronto Stock Exchange, Loonie Plunge Amid Oil Price Collapse

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada Business

Oil prices will shave $15 billion to $20 billion from Canada’s economy annually if they stay at current, lower levels, the Bank of Montreal says. ...

Gas Prices 'Set To Nosedive'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada Business

Gas prices in Canada are already at multi-year lows, but they're not done falling. Pump prices are “set to nosedive” in the coming days, thanks...

The Good News And The Really Good News About Gas Prices

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Business

The good news about gas prices is that, in many parts of the country, they haven't been lower in years. And the really good news is they're unlikely t...

Sliding Oil Prices Will Cost Ottawa Billions, ‘Re-Order' Economy

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.20.2014 | Canada Business

The steep drop in oil prices in recent months will cost Canada’s federal government as much as $3 billion in lost revenue, according to an analysis ...

Gas Prices At 5-Year Low And Dropping

CBC | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada Business

The pain oil producers feel with oil prices hovering just above $80 a barrel is a bonus for consumers filling up at the gas pump. Gasoline prices a...