January 6, 2015
Enjoy Cheap Gas But The Dollar Is Sinking!
We’re all enjoying the drop in gas prices, thank goodness! But just keep in mind our loonie is being dragged down with oil – and as of this moment one US Dollar is worth about $1.20 Canadian after the bank takes their cut on exchange, so if you happen to be comparing prices south of the border, be sure to take the price and multiply by 1.2 before you add shipping, brokerage (ouch) and potential duties (up to 7% on some alarm gear.
In the mean time it’s awesome to see only 2 digits at the gas pumps at least for now!