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Latest U.S. trade complaint says Canada dumping welded pipe

Tuesday  22:21,   13 february 2018

The United States government has a new trade beef with Canada: claims that some pipe products are being dumped on the U.S. market at artificially low prices. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var[...]

It may be time to rethink RRSP contribution limits

Tuesday  22:11,   13 february 2018

The Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) has been one of the mainstays of saving money for retirement since it was introduced in[...]

PepsiCo posts flat sales; cuts jobs and issues bonuses

Tuesday  20:56,   13 february 2018

NEW YORK - PepsiCo reported flat revenue for the last few months of 2017, and said that it will cut some jobs while giving others bonuses of up to $1,000. The layoffs, which will affect its corporate employees, amounts to less than 1 per cent of its [...]

Common travel scams and how to avoid them

Tuesday  20:25,   13 february 2018

Don’t fall for ‘the card[...]

Most workers want to retire by 65, but will they?

Tuesday  18:56,   13 february 2018
The Motley Fool

Many of us would love to retire early. But whether we get to depends on the choices we make during our working[...]

When saving into an RRSP instead of a TFSA could cost you dearly

Tuesday  17:36,   13 february 2018
Global News

RRSPs aren't for everyone.It's the time of year when Canadians are bombarded with ads about filling up their Registered Retirement Savings Plans, or RRSPs. Maximizing your contribution before the March 1 deadline is simply the wise and[...]

5G Is Here: Super Speed Makes Global Debut at Olympic Games

Tuesday  17:36,   13 february 2018

The first to experience the future of wireless technology, well before most humans, will be South Korea’s wild[...]

Whatever it takes to get pipeline built: Carr

Tuesday  17:36,   13 february 2018

OTTAWA - Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr says the government will not entertain any attempts by British Columbia to stall or stop the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline. "If that is the goal of any province, we will take the necessary [...]

4 Stocks to Add to Your TFSA After the Market Slide

Tuesday  17:36,   13 february 2018
The Motley Fool

Stocks such as Snc-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX:SNC) could be had for cheap and make for great additions to a TFSA due to growth potential and income generation.Today, we will look at four stocks that can make great additions to your Tax-Free Savings[...]

Think your workplace is toxic? 6 signs you’re the problem

Tuesday  15:51,   13 february 2018
Global News

It may be easy to identify a co-worker who is toxic, but are you able to recognize when you're the one causing the tension in the workplace?Working alongside a co-worker with a bad attitude can have a profound effect on the workplace, making the [...]

Lull in Toronto’s housing gives buyers the upper hand

Tuesday  15:51,   13 february 2018
Toronto Star

The dip in Toronto's housing market means there's a different dynamic at play between sellers and buyers this year. An analysis by Zoocasa shows more neighbourhoods have become buyer's markets — areas where there is enough competition among[...]

Morneau, economists to hold pre-budget talks

Tuesday  15:51,   13 february 2018

With so much uncertainty surrounding trade and competitiveness, private-sector economists will press Finance Minister Bill Morneau to keep his fiscal powder dry when they gather later this week for a pre-budget[...]

Here's the average cost of retirement: How prepared are you?

Tuesday  11:36,   13 february 2018
The Motley Fool

Your retirement is likely to be your biggest expense in life, so take it seriously and plan for it. Leaving much of it up to chance is risky and ill-advised.How much money needed for retirement will be different for different people, but here's a[...]

The Next Recession Is Gonna Really Suck

Tuesday  11:27,   13 february 2018

When the next recession comes, many people who lose their jobs will have a harder time getting unemployment insurance, an important lifeline for most Americans. In several states, these people could have to pee in cups just to qualify. Those who[...]

Another Huge Global Retailer Plans to Close Large Number of Stores

Tuesday  01:05,   13 february 2018
24/7 Wall St.

As H&M announced its earnings for last year, management said it would close 170 stores, making it the most recent retailer to yield to the advance of e-commerce. H&M Group owns a number of brands: H&M and H&M Home, COS, &[...]