Alcohol Pricing & Tax Increases in Canada – Explained

Beer is 45% – or “half tax” only if it was made by a major beer company, eg. Molson, Labatt, Sleeman and Moosehead, you don’t consider deposits part of the retail price – and the year is 2018.

For craft breweries in Ontario in 2023, 29% of the retail price of their beer goes to the government.

How to Save Money on Groceries in Canada

Cooking your own meals at home can be a great way to save money as it is much less expensive than buying takeout or delivery. However, grocery shopping can easily become as or even more costly if you don’t make a plan ahead of time, stick to your list and know where to look.