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House Prices Falling In Majority Of Canadian Cities As New Rules Kick In

Thursday  11:50,   15 february 2018
Huffington Post Canada

House prices fell in a majority of Canadian cities in January, the first month of tough new mortgage rules at the major banks, new data shows. The latest edition of the Teranet-National Bank House Price Index shows prices falling in seven of the 11[...]

Ecommerce giant Shopify is set to become a major player in Canada's legal weed market

Thursday  11:10,   15 february 2018
Business Insider

Ecommerce giant Shopify will handle online cannabis sales for the province of Ontario, Canada in partnership with the provincially-run Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation[...]

TSX climbs on gold and oil prices, loonie up

Thursday  07:20,   15 february 2018

TORONTO - Surging gold and oil prices helped give Canada's main stock index a triple-digit boost on Wednesday, as the loonie strengthened against a weakening greenback. The S&P/TSX composite index advanced 111.80 points to 15,328.27, led by[...]

Rare 70 pound meteorite sells for record $237,500 at Christie's

Thursday  05:35,   15 february 2018

The record price for a meteorite pulled from a crater in Arizona is a sign that values in this young market are rising rapidly.An extremely rare 70 pound meteorite sold for a record $237,500 through Christie's auction house on[...]

This Is the Amount of Money You Need to Be Happy, According to Research

Thursday  05:06,   15 february 2018

Money really can buy happiness, as it turns out — but you might not need as much as you think. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var quotesInArticleFormCode = "PRMQAP"; var config = {}; [...]

Xerox, once a business icon, is about to disappear

Wednesday  23:46,   14 february 2018

It was not so long ago that one could count on certain familiar guideposts of business: Xerox was the dominant provider of office[...]

Here’s what taxes can do to your savings if you’re not careful

Wednesday  22:06,   14 february 2018
Global News

Mind the tax[...]

Canada home prices rise in January, Toronto up for first time in six months

Wednesday  21:52,   14 february 2018

Canadian home prices rose in January, supported by continued gains in Vancouver and as prices in Toronto climbed for the first time in six months after being hurt by provincial government moves to cool the market, data showed on Wednesday. [...]

It’s Crunch Time for NAFTA Negotiations

Wednesday  20:40,   14 february 2018
The Motley Fool

NAFTA Negotiators are coming under increasing pressure to reach an agreement, but the full impact of renegotiations on Magna International Inc. (TSX:MG)(NYSE:MGA) and others is still in question.There are two more rounds of NAFTA talks scheduled[...]

Woman 'gobsmacked' after $75k phone bill

Wednesday  18:53,   14 february 2018

A grandmother and small business owner is taking on her telco after receiving a whopping $75,000 phone bill. Deborah Williams has run a vacuum cleaner shop for 14 years, and her previous phone bill for the business was just over $300.So when she got [...]

'We can only take so much abuse': Whole Foods suppliers slam 'hellacious' new policies and say rising costs are hurting business

Wednesday  16:41,   14 february 2018
Tech Insider

Whole Foods is charging brands more money for prime shelf space and introducing new[...]

Logan Paul: How a Vine Sensation Became YouTube’s Latest Headache

Wednesday  16:36,   14 february 2018

Here's what this internet influencer's controversial but continued career says about the video-sharing platform and its policies.In a 2015 interview with Business Insider, then-rising Vine star and vlogger Logan Paul said that he wanted to[...]

Canadian banks warn about negative fallout from U.S. tax reforms

Wednesday  16:06,   14 february 2018

Two of Canada's big banks are sounding the alarm over the negative impact that Canada's economy will see as a result of new tax reform measures in the U.S. under the Trump administration. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"],[...]

How Mark Cuban survived last week's market meltdown

Wednesday  10:21,   14 february 2018

The billionaire entrepreneur and investor says he saw the recent stock market swings as a buying opportunity. Cuban, owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks, said he decided to hedge his moves after he saw investors get wiped out on the short volatility [...]

How you’re raised may affect whether you ask for a raise

Wednesday  07:07,   14 february 2018

Opinion: Salary negotiation is a game of language, which studies say is socialized early, along gender lines—putting women at a[...]