Anne Gaviola

Canada

Finally, a Good News Story for Tim Hortons

A move to a digital Roll Up the Rim has earned the giant coffee chain praise from environmentalists.
Anne Gaviola
4 days ago
housing

Canada’s New Mortgage Rules Could Actually Make Housing More Expensive

Best-case scenario, housing is a little more affordable. Worst-case, you're paying more.
Anne Gaviola
4 days ago
Canada

Firefighters' Fire Content Too Horny for Canadian City

St. Catharines won’t support topless firefighters using city equipment, even if it is for charity.
Anne Gaviola
5 days ago
personal finance

This Woman Says Debt Saved Her From Being Homeless

Sarah Kriekle wants to destroy the notion that all debt is bad because it’s a “really privileged way of looking at things.”
Anne Gaviola
2.17.20
News

Distressing Dog Photos Show the Horror of Animal Hoarding

Nearly 50 dogs covered in urine and feces were rescued in Northern Ontario after suffering years of neglect.
Anne Gaviola
2.13.20
housing

Five Things Cities Are Doing to Make Rent Affordable

They range from progressive policy to band aid solutions for desperate places.
Anne Gaviola
2.10.20
Canada

Young Airbnb Users in Canada Now Face Strictest Rules In The World

But even the company says there are ways to get around them.
Anne Gaviola
2.5.20
housing

This Guy Fought Two Renoviction Notices And Won. Here’s What He Did

After battling two separate evictions, Toronto tenant Brandon Kennedy can stay in his affordable rental.
Anne Gaviola
2.4.20
Money

Canada Should Force Netflix to Carry More Canadian Content: Government Report

The report also calls for digital services, such as Netflix, Spotify, and Apple, to be taxed
Anne Gaviola
1.29.20
cars

Cars Make Your Life More Expensive, Even If You Don't Have One

Cities are designed for cars and you’re paying for them in hidden costs and higher rent.
Anne Gaviola
1.29.20
Money

Rogers Threatens to Cut Back on 5G Unless Government Gives It What It Wants

This “corporate shakedown” is part of the reason your cell phone bill is so high, according to experts.
Anne Gaviola
1.23.20
relationships

How 6 Friends Who Bought a $1.3M Toronto Home Make It Work Together

Talking everything out, so much scheduling, and not going into debt to reno the basement.
Anne Gaviola
1.23.20
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