cost of living

Money

Vancouver Is the Second-Least Affordable Place to Live on the Planet, Study Says

Toronto is only the 11th most expensive place to live according to urban planning company demographia.
Anne Gaviola
1.23.19
Money

Nearly Half of Canadians Are $200 Away From Being Broke

Higher cost of living leaves barely any financial wiggle room, experts say higher interest rates spell trouble.
Anne Gaviola
1.22.19
housing

The Very Strong Case For Moving the Hell Out of Toronto

With rent prices skyrocketing and telecommuting becoming more common, many young people are finding a better life in smaller places.
Tiffy Thompson
1.18.19
video

How Six People Bought a Million-Dollar House Together

We find out how and why a group of six friends pooled their money together to buy a million-dollar house in one of Canada's hottest real estate markets.
VICE Staff
1.11.19
Money Goals

Five Badass Homes for $15,000 and Up for People Who Refuse to Pay Mortgages

Home prices are at a record high. Instead of giving up on ever owning a house or committing to a monster mortgage, consider these alternative housing options.
Evie Carrick
11.5.18
be your own boss

How to Decide Where to Start Your Online Business

Thinking of ditching your 9-5 to be your own your boss? Here are a few key things to consider.
Anne Gaviola
10.5.18
Money

The Truth About How Much Happiness Money Can Buy

Yes, money helps you like your life, but how much you enjoy it depends on how you get it and how you spend it.
Paulette Perhach
9.14.18
housing

Group of Toronto Striking Renters Declare Victory

The landlord of a Parkdale building has backed down on their rent increase demands following the two-month-long strike.
Allison Tierney
3.27.18
New music

Providence Punks Downtown Boys Announce Album and Share Opening Track "A Wall"

'Cost of Living' is out on August 11th.
Phil Witmer
5.23.17
HOUSING CRISIS

Being Evicted in Toronto Right Now Is Devastating

We talked to a bunch of Toronto’s young people who are getting tossed out of their homes amid new tenant rules.
Graham Isador
5.18.17
housing

People in Toronto Share Their Worst Housing Nightmares

Why do we live here again?
Allison Tierney
4.12.17
Money

How Much It Really Costs for Young People to Have a Fun Life in Toronto

You aren’t going to like the answer.
Allison Tierney
4.4.17
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