Paying down debt No. 1 priority for Canadians

TORONTO - A new report from CIBC says about half of Canadians aren't taking sufficient steps to stay on top of their financial priorities...

Reducing the Cost of Borrowing for Payday Loans

Ontario is lowering the maximum total cost of borrowing for a payday loan from $21 to $18 per $100 borrowed as of January 1,...
cap and trade

Chambers of Commerce Dither over Cap and Trade

by Steve May (SUDBURY)  Dr. David Robinson, Laurentian University Professor of Economics and Economics for Northern Ontario blogger, is calling on Ontario’s Chambers of Commerce...
cap and trade

Ministry response to call for deferral of Cap and Trade

Carbon pricing is now the reality across Canada and Ontario is moving forward with the Climate Change Action Plan, which includes cap and trade,...
sault living

Easy Ways to Reduce your Hydro Bill

Whether you live in your own home or pay the cost of electricity in a rental, you’ve likely noticed your bills going up. While...

Thessalon Arena Gets FedNor Dollars

The Government of Canada is helping the Town of Thessalon to reduce the operating costs of its community arena by adding styrofoam insulation and...

Daycare fees outpacing inflation: study

OTTAWA - A new study suggests that the cost of child care fees in some of Canada's biggest cities has skyrocketed over the last...

How to spend for the holidays and not go broke

Tis the season for giving, and many holiday expenses find themselves landing on credit. If you were to borrow $1,500 to pay for all...

Viola Desmond to grace next $10 bill

GATINEAU, Que. - Viola Desmond, often described as Canada's Rosa Parks for her 1946 decision to sit in a whites-only section of a Nova...

Life in the Sault just got a little more expensive

If you're a home or property owner in Sault Ste. Marie, it's going to cost you almost 5 percent more in 2017 to live...

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