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Inflation in Canada might be slowing down just a bit, but the price of groceries is still very much on the uptick.

In fact, according to the latest Consumer Price Index, the cost of groceries in Canada increased by 10.8% in August — the fastest rise since 1981.

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Off The Top: A pick-up truck driver was pulled over after Ontario police noticed loose "snowmen noses" falling from the back, proof that the province should have never taken "identifying fruits and vegetables" out of the curriculum.

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Canadians have had a lot to deal with recently, from inflation to rising bank interest rates – and a high heating bill might just be the next thing on that list.

As Canada braces itself for an early start to winter, it looks like home heating prices will also be one to watch.

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Jagmeet Singh has said that rising rent, low-paying jobs and student debt aren't "fair" to hardworking young people in Canada.

The NDP leader posted on Twitter and Instagram in response to the Real Affordability Index, a report by Youthful Cities and RBC Future Launch that revealed Canadian cities aren't affordable for people between 15 and 29 years old.

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Inflation in Canada is at the forefront of everyone's mind right now, and new research really backs this up.

Data collected by the Angus Reid Institute has looked at how Canadians are responding to price increases, with four out of five stating they are cutting back on spending.

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