News: Money

Toughen realtor licence renewal testing, says OREA

Thursday  06:16,   21 september 2017
Toronto Star

Imagine a course where you couldn't fail — even if you never showed up to class — a course where, in fact, there actually was no classroom.Those are the courses real estate agents take to renew their registration with the Real Estate Council of[...]

Most Canadians Say Walk Away From NAFTA If It’s ‘Bad Deal’

Thursday  06:16,   21 september 2017
Huffington Post Canada

A vast majority of Canadians say the government should ditch NAFTA if current renegotiations end in a "bad deal for Canadians and the[...]

The Latest: Yellen says low inflation still looks temporary

Wednesday  23:52,   20 september 2017
MSN

WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The Federal Reserve has been dogged in recent years by inflation below its 2 per cent target, but Fed Chair Janet Yellen says she still thinks[...]

Toys "R" Us Canada impacted by U.S. woes

Wednesday  23:52,   20 september 2017
MSN

Toys "R" Us Canada says the struggles of the wider toy chain have been impacting its strong Canadian business. The toy retailer's Canadian subsidiary was granted creditor protection in the Ontario Superior Court on Tuesday, one day[...]

Warren Buffett: In 100 years, the Dow will be over 1 million

Wednesday  23:51,   20 september 2017
MarketWatch

Shorting U.S. stocks ‘a loser’s game,’ and people who are pessimistic about America are nuts, says the veteran investor at Forbes event in New York Tuesday evening.Step aside, pessimists. The only way is up for U.S.[...]

How this entrepreneur went from a crack addict to a self-made multimillionaire

Wednesday  23:51,   20 september 2017
CNBC

MyPillow founder Mike Lindell almost lost everything to his drug addiction before he turned it all around to achieve incredible success."It can be done, people," he[...]

Ontario ministry searches Volkswagen offices

Wednesday  21:42,   20 september 2017
MSN

TORONTO - The Ontario government executed a search warrant at the Volkswagen Canada offices on Tuesday as part of its investigation into the emissions scandal that rocked the company two years ago. The ministry charged Volkswagen AG with one count[...]

Is Sears Holdings Corp. Making Backdoor Play for Sears Canada?

Wednesday  21:42,   20 september 2017
The Motley Fool

Private equity interests are said to be interested in buying Sears Canada out of bankruptcy. This could be a backdoor move by Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:SHLD) to take control once more.That’s not the surprising part. What’s amazing is who’s[...]

These Stocks Could Be Big Gainers as Interest Rates Rise

Wednesday  20:53,   20 september 2017
The Motley Fool

With a third interest rate rise possibly coming as early as this year, Hudbay Minerals Inc. (TSX:HBM)(NYSE:HBM), Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX)(NYSE:ABX), and others are attractive plays in a tightening cycle.Odds makers and analysts are torn on[...]

How to file an investment complaint

Wednesday  20:05,   20 september 2017
MoneySense

Knowing the correct way to make a complaint will help you achieve a fair[...]

How to Increase Your Savings

Wednesday  20:05,   20 september 2017
The Motley Fool

Increase your savings first. Then invest in stable dividend stocks, such as Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS), for a growing income.Develop a habit to[...]

5 Reasons Canada’s Housing Market Won’t Crash as the Market in the U.S. Did 10 Years Ago

Wednesday  19:55,   20 september 2017
The Motley Fool

The Canadian housing market may be on the verge of a correction, but here are five good reasons why the market and lender Home Capital Group Inc. (TSX:HCG) won't suffer the same fate as the U.S. markets did 10 years ago.With housing prices in[...]

RRSP Investors: 2 Top Dividend Stocks for Your Retirement Portfolio

Wednesday  19:55,   20 september 2017
The Motley Fool

Here's why Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) and Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS) might be worth a look.The strategy makes sense, especially when the positions are held for a long time and the dividends are invested in new shares. This[...]

Couche-Tard still wants to sell marijuana in its Quebec convenience stores

Wednesday  19:05,   20 september 2017
CBC

Alimentation Couche-Tard is still interested in selling marijuana and its co-founder says he thinks provincial governments should stay out of selling this product. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var[...]

Here's how much money you should be saving in your 20s

Wednesday  18:37,   20 september 2017
CNBC

Young people can set themselves up for massive success later if they start saving for the future early.But while it's tempting to reward yourself for your successful adulting by splurging on dinners out or trips abroad, it's important to use your[...]