News: Money

Mortgage rates are rising — Kevin O'Leary says follow these tips to buy a home that will appreciate

Thursday  18:21,   22 february 2018

With mortgage rates rising, "Shark Tank's" Kevin O'Leary explains a how to choose a house that you'll be able to sell for a profit one day.And that can have an effect on how quickly homes appreciate, Kevin O'Leary, an investor[...]

Loblaw Companies Ltd. hit by PC Optimum costs

Thursday  18:20,   22 february 2018

BRAMPTON, Ont. - Loblaw Companies Ltd. reported a drop in its fourth-quarter profit compared with a year ago, hit by costs related to the announcement of its PC Optimum loyalty rewards program. The company merged the Shoppers Optimum and PC Plus[...]

GM cutback in car production at Oshawa plant to be extended: report

Thursday  18:20,   22 february 2018

General Motors Co. is reportedly extending a cutback in car production at its plant in Oshawa, Ont., into April and May before it begins a second shift to produce pickup trucks later this year. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"],[...]

Canada Revenue Agency Is Coming For Your Undeclared Income From Tips

Thursday  13:35,   22 february 2018
Huffington Post Canada

If you earn income through tips and don't report it, watch[...]

The viral story of a serial squatter who forced a dozen people from their homes holds a sobering lesson for anyone in need of a roommate

Thursday  10:05,   22 february 2018
Business Insider

Shutterstock New York Magazine published a story that's being billed one of the worst roommate horror stories ever.If you've ever lived in an apartment or a college dorm, you probably have at least one roommate horror[...]

'25 per cent is a big number': B.C. luxury car dealers brace for impact of new surtax

Thursday  10:05,   22 february 2018

The mood in B.C.'s auto industry has soured in the wake of the NDP government doubling the surtax on luxury cars in its 2018[...]

How a $1.8 Billion Indian Bank Fraud Lasted Seven Years

Thursday  09:50,   22 february 2018

<p>India’s Reserve Bank issued reminder after Bangladesh[...]

Investors Bail on Trapped Canada Oil as Pipeline Woes Deepen

Thursday  09:40,   22 february 2018

Canada’s energy companies can’t get any love, even from many Canadians. With pipeline, regulatory and political frustrations reaching new heights, the nation’s energy stocks slumped to their lowest level in almost two years this month. The iShares[...]

Bill Gates Reveals His Most 'Extravagant' Purchases, Including an Indoor Trampoline Room

Thursday  08:21,   22 february 2018

The Microsoft billionaire made his first appearance on 'The Ellen DeGeneres[...]

Ford ousts top exec over 'inappropriate behavior'

Thursday  06:50,   22 february 2018

Ford Motor Co. has ousted one of its top executives over allegations of inappropriate behavior.North America[...]

Edward Keenan: It’s the big Toronto issue no politicians want to talk about

Thursday  04:52,   22 february 2018
Toronto Star

In the avalanche of news about Patrick Brown’s attempts to clear his name of multiple scandals this week, one particular piece of attempted vindication stuck out to me. “Let me be clear, like many young Canadians,” he wrote in response to suspicions [...]

Canada and India can’t seem to make a trade deal. Here’s why.

Thursday  04:51,   22 february 2018

The Trudeau government’s championing of ‘progressive trade’ may further gum up complex negotiations that have dragged on for[...]

A tax cage match: government vs your savings

Thursday  04:51,   22 february 2018

How Ottawa and the provinces are making it harder for us to saveReaders might be Liberal, Conservative, or a member of the resurrected Rhinoceros party; partisan identities don’t matter to taxpayers and savers (the same people, incidentally, if[...]

Yogurt wars escalate as Dannon sues executive who jumped to Chobani

Wednesday  23:26,   21 february 2018

<p>Dannon Co on Wednesday sued a former high-level sales executive, accusing him of stealing confidential details about the company's strategies and salary data for its employees before jumping to yogurt-making rival Chobani LLC.</p>Dannon [...]

Canadian sunflower seed factory closing — but Spitz brand still growing

Wednesday  21:40,   21 february 2018

Spitz sunflower seeds blossomed at its plant in Bow Island, in southern Alberta, but PepsiCo, the American multinational corporation decided last week to shut down the Canadian[...]