News: Money

Rookie Investors: A Top Canadian Dividend Stock to Start Your RRSP

Saturday  17:35,   11 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Here's why Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) might be an interesting pick. Earnings strengthTD earned nearly $2.8 billion in fiscal Q3 2017. That’s some serious profits for just three months of operations.Earnings per share rose 18%[...]

Mortgage brokers, home buyers concerned about new 'stress test' rules

Saturday  17:35,   11 november 2017
cbc.ca

Mortgage brokers, home buyers concerned about new 'stress test'[...]

Expanded parental leave, new caregiver benefit, to come into effect Dec. 3

Thursday  22:22,   09 november 2017
cbc.ca

New mothers and fathers who are poised to go on parental leave before the end of the year will be able to spread federal benefits over a longer period of more time starting next month. The federal government's long-promised changes to parental leave [...]

U.S. automakers warn Trump’s ‘extreme’ demands threaten NAFTA talks, say deal fuelled their comeback

Thursday  20:36,   09 november 2017
Toronto Star

WASHINGTON—NAFTA has helped fuel the comeback of the big American automakers, and those three companies are “very concerned” that the renegotiation will collapse because of President Donald Trump’s “extreme” demands, a representative said Thursday.[...]

Canadian new home prices boosted by Vancouver gains; Toronto stalls

Thursday  20:36,   09 november 2017
Reuters

Canadian new home prices rose in September, lifted by gains in Vancouver, while prices in Toronto were unchanged for the fourth month in a row following provincial government measures to rein in the market, Statistics Canada data showed on Thursday. [...]

Why some companies become export superstars while others fail

Thursday  19:27,   09 november 2017
Maclean's

Opinion: Successful exporters often already do well at home before they venture abroad—exporting is unlikely to turn a weak firm into a strong one .All the firms we studied put their customers first in formulating and executing their strategy. In[...]

Moose Jaw Times-Herald To End Publication After More Than 125 Years

Thursday  19:27,   09 november 2017
Huffington Post Canada

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — The Saskatchewan newspaper where former CBC radio host Peter Gzowski got his start in journalism is closing down after more than 125 years in the business. The last edition of the Moose Jaw Times-Herald is to be published Dec.[...]

Retire Early With These Top Dividend-Growth Stocks in Your RRSP

Thursday  17:00,   09 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Canadian National Railway Company (TSX:CNR)(NYSE:CNI) is one of the dividend-growth stocks that can help you retire early.For the majority, the road to early retirement involves a strong commitment and an adjustment to the spending pattern early in[...]

How keeping up could keep you back from your goals: Vaz-Oxlade

Thursday  17:00,   09 november 2017
Toronto Star

Meet Jackie. Jackie and Alex, have a great life. They’ve lived well, managing their money carefully and are building up quite a nice little nest egg. Their home is paid for, mostly because Jackie and Alex have always driven older models cars,[...]

Money Makeover: Getting a handle on a cash flow crisis

Thursday  17:00,   09 november 2017
Toronto Star

THE PEOPLEUrsula and Warren are a married couple with two young daughters. Ursula, 35, works as an executive assistant and recently returned to full-time hours after being on an extended maternity leave. Warren, 38, is a corporate manager. They[...]

3 Reasons November Could Be Spooky for the Stock Market

Thursday  16:59,   09 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Stocks such as Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) have reached record highs to power the Canadian stock market, but there is still cause for concern for[...]

Quebec will tax services of Netflix, other foreign online firms: finance minister

Thursday  16:14,   09 november 2017
The Gazette

With or without Ottawa's accord, the province plans to tax the popular Netflix streaming media service, says Finance Minister Carlos Leitão. In a letter sent to federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau on Tuesday, Leitão signalled his intention to[...]

845 jobs on hold as Cameco temporarily shuts 2 Sask. uranium sites

Thursday  16:13,   09 november 2017
cbc.ca

Cameco announced Wednesday that production at both the McArthur River mining and Key Lake milling operations in northern Saskatchewan will be temporarily suspended by the end of January[...]

TPP trade deal talks reach critical point at Asia-Pacific summit

Thursday  16:02,   09 november 2017
Reuters

<p>Talks on pushing ahead the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal without the United States reached a critical point on Thursday as ministers from the 11 countries discussed a proposed agreement in[...]

'Stranger Things' fans crash local museum's website buying $400,000 worth of dinosaur hoodies

Thursday  14:31,   09 november 2017
CNBC

"Stranger Things" fans rushed to buy Science Museum of Minnesota merchandise after one of its hoodies appeared on the[...]