One-time renter payment coming to Canada
1.8 million low-income Canadians may soon be eligible for $500 benefit
Wednesday, September 14, 2022 – The REMI Network
The federal government has proposed several new measures to help make life more affordable for Canadians, including providing a one-time renter payment of $500 to an estimated 1.8 million people struggling to pay rent. According to a recent update from the Department of Finance Canada, the new plan will double the federal government’s Budget 2022 commitment and reach twice as many Canadians as initially promised.
This benefit is in addition to the Canada Housing Benefit currently co-funded and delivered by the […]