Of course the lower valued Canadian Dollar will make food prices jump since most food is imported. Throw in weather changes and food shortages, expect a price increase of 40% or more by the end of 2015. All the more reason to start a garden.
There will be a prolonged slowdown in the construction industry on top of what has already been a slow down. Carpenters are advised to build Greenhouses and buy garden tools.
This is a regular a regular 'heads up' Financial Projection from our Minister of Finance who is already living in a tent. He Claims that the cost of money is far more than its worth, and refuses to use it.