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Free money handed out in downtown Vancouver Thursday morning

VANCOUVER – Hundreds of people are lining up in downtown Vancouver this morning, hoping to get their hands on some free cash.

The financial company Coast Capital is handing out 300 piggy banks to lucky recipients. 60 more words


Housing costs in the US are hitting a post-crisis peak

A rough gauge of housing costs known as owners equivalent rent, or OER, was up 2.8% in April, compared to April 2014. That’s the fastest year-over-year change since late 2007. 41 more words

Most expensive city in the world - London

London most expensive city in the world as rent and petrol prices soar http://dailym.ai/1a9RSDr via @MailOnline

Should Rent Control be Adopted in San Jose?

As Bay Area housing prices and rents continue to soar, many of the region’s cities are experimenting with new policies aimed at curbing the high cost of living. 377 more words


Diverse homes on Toronto’s Brunswick Avenue show city’s history


The Globe and Mail

Published Friday, May. 15 2015, 8:00 PM EDT

Walk down a residential street in downtown Toronto and you can’t help being struck by the odd jumble of housing types. 637 more words

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Graduation and Your Budget

It’s graduation season! If you’re about to take that walk that will lead you into the next chapter of your life, you probably need to be thinking about how to fund that next chapter. 106 more words

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Parents must both make $18.52 per hour to afford life in Toronto: report

TORONTO — Survival in the big city for a family of four boils down to $18.52 an hour.

For a family with two kids under the age of 10 in Toronto, both parents need to be working 37.5 hours per week making $18.52 per hour, according to a report released by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. 411 more words