May 31 roundup - MoneySense

May 31 roundup

On wage growth in Canada, critical illness insurance rates on the rise and what do with the money from a home sale.


•Are your wages keeping up with inflation? If you live in Ontario, chances are they’re not. Earnings in the province were by far the worst performance in the country in March, StatsCan said.

•Manulife’s critical illness insurance rates are about to spike by 30%, the Financial Post is reporting.

•In today’s market, chances are you could sell your home for a handsome profit. The Globe’s Rob Carrick has a few ideas on what you should do with the money if you decide to go that route.