Calgary Olympics would cost $5.23B, group says

Calgary Olympics would cost $5.23B, group says

Hosting the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Calgary will cost about $ 5.23 billion, according to the organization tasked with exploring a possible bid.  The new estimate, part of a draft plan prepared by Calgary 2026, is nearly $ 1 billion more than that of the Calgary Bid Exploration Committee, which pegged the price at $ 4.6 […]

A good deal in the States can still cost you more

A good deal in the States can still cost you more

By Lesley-Anne ScorgiePersonal finance columnist Mon., Aug. 20, 2018 If you were thinking of buying a big-ticket item in the U.S., or travelling south of the border for a vacation, be prepared: it’s going to cost more compared to last summer. The value of the Canadian dollar has dropped recently because of the political spat […]