Cost of living flat
Price drops at the pumps were offset by jumps at the grocery store checkout in January.
- The year-over-year inflation rate rose just 0.5% in January, Statistics Canada said Friday. Lower gas prices were the main reason but consumers would have also noticed drops in the price of clothing and shoes. Food prices on the other hand were up.
- RRSPs aren’t just for retirement, explains Larry MacDonald. Here are 3 (other) things you can do with your RRSP.
- It’s the weekend and BrighterLife.ca has some great ideas on how to have some frugal winter family fun. Doesn’t an indoor beach party sound fun right about now?