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A: These have been unprecedented economic times for many families. We have two years of restrictions and adjustments to evolving measures behind us. The first year many Canadians worried about their jobs and finding income replacements. This was followed by many months of trying to catch up and keep up.
Just when the light at the end of the tunnel was becoming a little brighter, rising inflation started pushing the cost of essentials up. Starting in mid-2021, most of us noticed an rise in our grocery expenses. The last straw, however, for many carefully balanced household budgets was the cost of fuel going up to levels we’ve never seen before.
To manage such a dramatic rise in living costs, many Canadians will need to turn to cost-saving options they might have never thought about before. Here are some ideas to help you manage better: