October 2022

Canada’s economy lost nearly $13B due to labour shortage, new report shows.

Posted on Oct 27, 2022

Article created and published by Rosa Saba, Global News CA.

Canada’s economy lost almost $13 billion over the past year due to a nationwide labour and skill shortage in the manufacturing sector, a new report has found.

Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters’ (CME) annual labour survey of 563 manufacturers in 17 industries across the country found that...

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Freeland warns of slowing economy in coming months

Posted on Oct 21, 2022

Article created and published by Darren Major, CBC CA.

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland warned Monday that Canadians can expect an economic slowdown in the coming months.

Speaking to business leaders at a local company in Gatineau, Que., Freeland said that even with inflation beginning to ease off, the road ahead will be difficult.

"It is important...

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Tips on Buying the Right Video Doorbell

Posted on Oct 19, 2022

Video doorbells have become so popular that it’s not uncommon for visitors to smile as they come up to the door. They want to make a good impression on the video! 

These doorbells are definitely convenient. Depending on the model you purchase, you can see who’s there and even speak to that person before opening your door. Some systems even allow for...

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The Wealth Gap Between Homeowners and Renters is Widening Quickly

Posted on Oct 13, 2022

Article created and published by The Globe and Mail .

The wealth gap between homeowners and renters is widening and governments should create policies that improve financial outcomes for long-term tenants, Toronto-Dominion Bank TD-T +3.45% increase said Wednesday in a report.

Residential real estate accounts for a growing share of household assets, c...

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Small Upgrades that Make your Home Sell Faster

Posted on Oct 06, 2022

If you’re thinking of selling, you’re probably planning to do a few minor improvements to make your property more appealing to buyers. That’s a smart idea. 

So, what are the best small improvements to make? Here are a few ideas: 

• Cabinet hardware. Upgrading the hardware on kitchen and bathroom cupboard doors and drawers can have a surprising impact o...

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