MCGARVEY: You don’t have to be an economist to know that rising interest rates will hurt a lot of Canadians but young families are going to be hurt the most
MCGARVEY: The economy starts going in the little guy’s direction and the Fed raises interest rates to slow it down to keep wages low. How does that help anyone?
JUST ASKING: Do we have a responsibility to save people from their own (bad) decisions?
FINLAYSON: Ottawa has the fiscal room to invest in infrastructure projects.
No change is expected until late 2015 and possibly later.
All bets are off because of tensions in Ukraine.
The first Bank of Canada policy rate increase is most likely in mid-2015.
Little change to the interest rate forecast is expected but five-year fixed mortgage rates should fall slightly.