News: Money

Victoria's Secret is abandoning the hottest lingerie trend — and it's a brilliant maneuver

Saturday  23:41,   19 august 2017
Business Insider

Young women are increasingly choosing bralettes over bras — and Victoria's Secret is bucking the trend. "Bralettes trend up and down and we’ll have them," CEO Jan Singer told analystsYoung women are increasingly choosing bralettes over [...]

What will, or should, Burnaby do with its $1B reserve fund?

Saturday  17:36,   19 august 2017
CBC

What will, or should, Burnaby do with its $1B reserve fund? Political pundits and critics are raising questions about the future of a billion dollar fund sitting in the City of Burnaby's financial reserves. define("homepageFinanceIndices",[...]

Canada open to completing NAFTA talks in short order

Saturday  16:26,   19 august 2017
CBC

Canada open to completing NAFTA talks in short orderA government source, speaking on background, tells CBC News that Canada is willing to work quickly, but will not agree to a bad deal for the sake of meeting a[...]

Judge approves Sears Canada hardship fund

Saturday  13:41,   19 august 2017
MSN

A Toronto judge approved a hardship fund on Friday for former Sears Canada employees that will come from a pool of money set aside to pay bonuses for[...]

Why lottery winners make dangerous neighbors

Saturday  11:11,   19 august 2017
Money

The latest Powerball jackpot is up to $510 million, and millions of Americans will be buying tickets with the hopes of winning big on Saturday night’s drawing . If you don’t win (and we all know almost everyone who plays the lottery loses), you[...]

Opinion: What Swedes give up for 'free' money

Saturday  11:10,   19 august 2017
The Wall Street Journal.

When the state treats childrearing like a job, make sure you don’t run afoul of the boss. Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or[...]

Gary Cohn's teacher once told his parents he'd be lucky to be a truck driver — and now the Trump adviser and Goldman boss is worth $266 million

Saturday  09:20,   19 august 2017
Business Insider

Gary Cohn is one of the most successful self-made people in America. He ran Goldman Sachs and amassed an estimated net worth of $266 million before becoming Trump's leading economic adviser.Gary Cohn is one of the most successful self-made[...]

These millennials spend their days on the beach and still make money. Here's how

Saturday  07:41,   19 august 2017
CNBC

CNBC spent a day in Bali meeting digital nomads from around the world, who work and live wherever they want.The space, which offers free open seating for its members, is far from typical: A few minute walk from the beach, it has no proper doors and[...]

How 22 words started a $17-million-a-year blog

Saturday  07:40,   19 august 2017
CNBC

“When I first started [the blog], it was really just to have fun,” says Abraham Piper, the founder of viral publishing website 22 Words.You could call Abraham Piper an accidental[...]

Lawsuit alleges water bottler is committing colossal fraud

Saturday  05:10,   19 august 2017
MSN

A lawsuit claims that Poland Spring Water is deceiving consumers with evergreen labels that say their bottle contains "100 percent natural spring water" that hails from Maine.A lawsuit claims that Poland Spring Water is deceiving consumers [...]

BlackBerry rally derailed as investors lose patience on turnaround

Saturday  05:10,   19 august 2017
Reuters

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Is the Time Right to Get Bullish on Bombardier, Inc. Stock?

Friday  22:11,   18 august 2017
The Motley Fool

Bombardier, Inc. (TSX:BBD.B) stock is showing strong momentum. Is the time right to get bullish on this beaten-down stock?As the Montreal-based plane and train manufacturer struggles to turn around its business and fix its production issues, its[...]

Inflation’s a good story. Except for beer prices.

Friday  22:11,   18 august 2017
Maclean's

Econ-o-metrics: Don’t make too much of one month of slightly hotter inflation, but the trend bolsters Bank of Canada’s[...]

Using RRSP money for a renovation

Friday  21:00,   18 august 2017
MoneySense

Janet is hoping the value of her investment property will increase and make up for the RRSP[...]

How mature students can make back to school plans

Friday  20:41,   18 august 2017
MSN

VANCOUVER - When Kear Porttris decided to pursue a university degree in 2010, he had to contend with responsibilities that don't cross the minds of many freshman straight out of high school, including paying his mortgage and feeding his[...]