Carol Eugene Park

B.C. owners and renters have highest housing expense in Canada, survey finds

2022 was a financial whirlwind, with record-breaking gas prices, rising inflation rates, and overall high living costs. A recent Point2Homes survey reports that Canadian homeowners spend 24 per cent...

Everything you need to know about B.C.'s 2023 homeowner grant

The grant will cover 92 per cent of residential properties in B.C.

More Canadians support mask mandate return, survey finds

Since Oct. 1, the federal government lifted the mask mandate on airplanes.

Canadians have fewer paid vacation days than other countries, survey shows

Canadians pride themselves on a lot of things: health care, quality maple syrup, delicious poutine on the East Coast and exquisite sushi on the West Coast. But research from Compare The Market...

Why financial literacy should be a 'lifelong journey'

November is Financial Literacy Month. It's a time when Canadians are encouraged to reflect on their financial well-being, and build financial confidence.  "Canadians need to remember, especially...

Metro Vancouver gas prices to spike to nearly $2.19/L

Lower Mainland drivers may have hoped that yesterday's gas prices were a one-off. But the latest predictions from Gas Wizard suggest otherwise.  On Thursday, gas prices reached around 208.9 per...

'It's non-stop': B.C. wedding industry returns in full swing

A new survey suggests wedding industry revenue could reach $1.5 billion in B.C. this year

Half of British Columbians in favour of a pet-friendly workplace

Most survey respondents agreed that having pets in the workplace improves their mood and stress levels.

B.C. telehealth visits absolutely ballooned at height of pandemic

While telehealth can be convenient, a B.C. doctor says investing in primary care is strongly needed

'World-precedent measure': Heart and Stroke Foundation applauds single cigarette warnings

Annual exposures to warning messages are expected to increase from 7,300 to 58,000. "It's going to be a daily reminder," says a spokesperson for the Heart and Stroke Foundation