Canadians owe $1.67 in debt, on average, for every dollar of disposable income.
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"The number of hate crimes presented in this release likely undercounts the true extent of hate crime in Canada, as not all crimes are reported to police,'' Statistics Canada said.
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Among prime-age workers, the unemployment rate dipped to 5.8 per cent.
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"An extremely strong employment report for Canada."
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We're all just working really, really hard.
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The experts promised us a “barnburner” of a first quarter for Canada’s economy, and the economy delivered. Canada’s GDP grew at a 3.7-per-cent pace in the first three months of 2017, more than triplin...
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With wages soaring in information, culture and media, that bachelor of arts degree might pay off after all.
There have been government committees, discussions with the private sector and even a national strategy to teach Canadians basic personal finance. But when Statistics Canada data showed late last year that Canada's household debt is now larger than its GDP, it became painfully apparent that we're failing.
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Canada's unemployment rate dropped to its lowest level in nine years in April, Statistics Canada reported Friday, but that drop was due to young people leaving the workforce. Overall employment grew b...
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Thank goodness for the housing bubble?
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Well, except fish, that is.
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Canada added 19,000 net new jobs in March, Statistics Canada reported -- but all the job growth was concentrated among men. Despite the increase in employment, the country's jobless rate rose a notch,...
We have $1.67 in debt for every dollar of disposable income in this country.
It dropped to 6.6 per cent last month, its lowest level in more than two years.