Statistics Canada has identified five characteristics that are associated with being at risk of falling into persistent low-income status.
These voluntary relationships clearly benefit the participants, and perhaps that is why the strident opponents resort to hyperbole and fear-mongering.
There are billions more of us humans than there used to be and most of us are living far better than our species has ever lived.
In an effort to make housing more affordable in Greater Vancouver, B.C.’s latest budget exempts newly-built homes worth up to $750,000 from the property transfer tax.
Misleading claims about ‘poverty’ in Canada fail to distinguish between temporary and persistent spells
Only 1.5 per cent of Canadians remained stuck in low income every year.
There’s been a lot of media coverage on “house flipping” in Vancouver, and quick sales are common in many real estate markets.
The federal government recently introduced a bill that will make the process for establishing unions less democratic and weaken the financial disclosure requirements for established unions.
Ruling could mean an additional $250 million for the Canadian broadcasting industry.
On average, food isn’t a big part of the average Canadian’s budget.
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