Posts Tagged ‘ Nova Scotia (NS) ’

Annual Salary for First Nations Chiefs

Annual Salary for First Nations Chiefs

Under the First Nations Financial Transparency Act, which the Canadian government passed in year 2013, aboriginal bands (about 580 bands covered under this law) are required to post their chiefs’ earnings on the federal Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development website by the end of November 2014. Only 56% of them have submitted their records...

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National Average Auto Insurance

National Average Auto Insurance

Ever wonder the average auto insurance in your province? I always thought my car insurance is a good deal and pretty close to the average. I guess not! I’ve been paying too much. Time to change insurance company!! My car insurance is gonna expired soon this year. So, I guess have to shop around...

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Average Monthly Household Expenditure – Update

Average Monthly Household Expenditure – Update

In this economic down turn, how do your family expenses fare with respect to other families? Do they spend less? Does the expenditure actually go up due to price increases? Below is an updated version of mean monthly family expenses for all provinces and territories in Canada during year 2009. Family Household Expense: Year...

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Top Family Incomes in Canada by City and Province

Top Family Incomes in Canada by City and Province

Statistics Canada released a new report this September on average family income for year 2008. Families included in this report refer to couple families, with or without children, and lone-parent families. Once again, families in Alberta earn fairly well, ahead of other provinces. However, the statistics is based on info prior to the recent...

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Average Monthly Household Grocery Bill

Average Monthly Household Grocery Bill

About three months ago, I posted an article on Average Monthly Grocery Bill. I was hoping people would comment on that article, sharing how much they spend on grocery with me and the readers. Sadly, people in Canada don’t like to share their thoughts, I suppose. 🙁 I know a lot of people come...

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Feature Story

How Much Do First Nations Chiefs Make Annually across Canada?

Chief Ron Giesbrecht in BC took home almost $1,000,000 INCOME TAX FREE! His band has a population of only 82!!! Chief Jim Boucher in Alberta claimed an annual salary of...

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Top Financial Stories

How Much Do Tim Hortons Owners Earn Annually?

Tim Hortons store owner pockets each year: $265,558 and more (after tax & interest)!!! In year 2002 for an average Tim Horton's outlet: Gross earning: $1.5Million...

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