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Alberta's famous 'wage premium' is eroding fast, experts say

Alberta’s famous ‘wage premium’ is eroding fast, experts say

CALGARY — Paychecks for workers in the province that once led the nation in wage growth have stagnated, but experts say the double whammy of inflation and labor shortages means that Alberta businesses are about to have to rely on wages soon. For years, Alberta workers have been the highest paid in the country thanks …

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Why do low-income customers pay higher prices in premium retail markets?

Why do low-income customers pay higher prices in premium retail markets?

Five highlights from a new Energy Institute working paper. Consumer choice is generally a good thing. For much of the consumption that happens in my house – coffee, lego, bike parts – we understand our preferences, and our choices aren’t terribly complicated. This makes it easier to make good decisions. The other consumption categories are …

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Capital One partners with premium travel company PRIOR, bringing exclusive benefits to the Venture X Card

Capital One partners with premium travel company PRIOR, bringing exclusive benefits to the Venture X Card

Insider experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. Capital One’s new partnership with PRIOR can help Venture X cardholders book …

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