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'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[...]

Alberta's economic future in peril without shift away from fossil fuel, University of Waterloo professor says

Thursday  14:30,   09 november 2017
Edmonton Journal

Alberta needs to start shifting quickly out of the oilsands to avoid serious economic trouble as the world moves away from fossil fuels, a University of Waterloo professor says. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { [...]

Lofty Lumber Prices Could Rise Even More After Canada Mill Fire

Thursday  14:30,   09 november 2017
Bloomberg

Lumber prices that have soared amid a Canada-U.S. trade dispute could rise even higher after a fire at a British Columbia sawmill cuts supplies. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var[...]

After getting a brutal rejection, Barbara Corcoran spent 8 minutes writing a powerful email defending herself — and it changed the next 9 years of her life

Thursday  14:28,   09 november 2017
Business Insider

Barbara Corcoran is the cofounder of real-estate behemoth The Corcoran Group.Anyone who was friendly with Barbara Corcoran in 2008 knew she was going to[...]

The end of 'House of Cards' would hammer Baltimore and wipe out 2,000 jobs

Wednesday  12:39,   08 november 2017
CNN

On average there are more than 2,000 people in Maryland who have a lot riding on the hit Netflix drama "House of[...]

How to get to 3 travel spots using credit card points

Wednesday  12:38,   08 november 2017
MoneySense

One card has a lower fee but higher rewardsREAD: Canada’s Best Credit Cards of[...]

How the Trump market rally compares with those of past presidents

Wednesday  12:37,   08 november 2017
CNBC

On the first anniversary of his election, here's how the Trump stock market rally compares with past presidents.Now many investors are still waiting for the White House and GOP Congress to deliver on Trump's campaign[...]

Poloz unconcerned over lagging inflation

Wednesday  12:37,   08 november 2017
MSN

MONTREAL - Canada's central bank is not worried that people will expect very low inflation to continue because it has repeatedly fallen short of the Bank of Canada's two per cent target, governor Stephen Poloz said Tuesday. "As a[...]

I'm Rich, and That Makes Me Anxious

Wednesday  12:37,   08 november 2017
The New York Times

Being wealthy can make people believe they have more control over their lives, but it can also control them emotionally.When Thomas Gallagher was 17, he worked as a clerk on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange and put $10 a week into an account [...]

Shoppers Optimum, PC Plus points to merge

Wednesday  12:37,   08 november 2017
MSN

Customers at Shoppers Drug Mart or any of Loblaw Companies Ltd.'s grocery stores will soon use a new, unified loyalty program that replaces Optimum and PC Plus points. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { [...]

10 retirement questions, answered

Tuesday  18:52,   07 november 2017
MoneySense

Most of you have probably asked yourself one of these[...]

Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney: CNBC

Tuesday  16:33,   07 november 2017
Reuters

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Get Ready for Great Bond Bust of 2020, Due to Demographics

Tuesday  16:33,   07 november 2017
Bloomberg

The “global savings glut” is perhaps the most famous theory behind the three-decade slump in bond yields. That glut has stopped growing, and will start shrinking in a few years, in a potential game changer for markets, Gavekal Research Ltd. analysis [...]

Sad truth on how companies respond to workplace sexual harassment

Tuesday  16:33,   07 november 2017
Toronto Star

As leader after leader falls from grace in the current sweep of sexual harassment and assault accusations, CEOs, chairs of the boards, human resources executives and corporate legal counsel are rushing into emergency meetings to assess their risk[...]

Can I still claim the principal residence exemption?

Tuesday  16:33,   07 november 2017
MoneySense

Even if I’m renting out the[...]