News: Money

Dow jumps 300 points as stocks bounce back from their worst week in 2 years

Monday  18:21,   12 february 2018

<p>U.S. stocks rose sharply on Monday as the major indexes rebounded from their worst weekly performances in two years.</p>The Dow Jones industrial average rose 307 points after gaining as much as 369 points. Cisco Systems and Apple were the[...]

Stores go to extreme measures to protect baby formula

Monday  17:55,   12 february 2018

Retailers across the globe are locking up, enforcing quantity limits or installing cameras in aisles to prevent the theft and bulk-buying of baby formula. Walmart in America has placed security cameras in the baby formula aisle with a flashing[...]

How to tell if your bargain-hunting is getting out of hand

Monday  16:52,   12 february 2018
Toronto Star

Who doesn’t love a good sale? But when bargain hunting, coupon clipping or mastering the deal becomes the objective, you and your budget are likely headed for big[...]

How much do you really need for retirement? We did the math

Monday  16:52,   12 february 2018
Global News

The key number likely isn't what you[...]

LCBO announces deal with Shopify to run online cannabis sales platform

Monday  13:44,   12 february 2018
Toronto Star

The Ontario government has inked a deal to use Shopify Inc.’s e-commerce platform for cannabis sales online and in stores as part of its plan to be the province’s sole distributor of legal recreational marijuana. define("homepageFinanceIndices",[...]

Unilever threatens online ad cuts to clean up internet

Monday  13:44,   12 february 2018

Consumer goods giant Unilever (ULVR.L)(UNc.AS), one of the world's biggest advertisers, has threatened to pull investment from digital platforms such as Facebook and Google that "create division" in society or fail to protect children. [...]

Unlimited movie-theater deal could be too good to survive

Monday  13:41,   12 february 2018

Unlimited movie-theater deal could be too good to[...]

The Next Recession Is Gonna Really Suck

Monday  11:05,   12 february 2018

The Next Recession Is Gonna Really SuckVideo by[...]

As Powerball winner Jane Doe knows — winning the lottery can be fatal

Sunday  17:35,   11 february 2018
Metro News

It’s hard to feel sorry for a person who wins half a billion dollars in the lottery.&nbsp;It’s hard to feel sorry for a person who wins half a billion dollars in the lottery. Not only do they have half a billion dollars but they did nearly[...]

5 NFL players with surprising off-season jobs

Sunday  09:06,   11 february 2018

These athletes are picking up extra cash and experience off the[...]

They're Disneyland superfans. Why a lawsuit is alleging gangster-like tactics against one social club

Sunday  09:05,   11 february 2018
Los Angeles Times

<p>Disneyland social clubs, by most accounts, are harmless alliances of friends and family who meet up at the park to share a nerdy obsession for all things Disney.</p>They stroll through Disneyland in packs of 20 or more, motley crews that[...]

What Amazon does to poor cities

Sunday  07:50,   11 february 2018
The Atlantic

What Amazon does to poor citiesThe debate over Amazon’s HQ2 obscures the company’s rapid expansion of warehouses in low-income[...]

The Full, Horrifying List of What United Airlines and Others Want to Now Be Allowed to Take Away From Passengers

Sunday  05:05,   11 february 2018

This is a time of deregulation, right? And look what airlines are calling "smart[...]

3 Reasons Why You Should Bolster Your TFSA Retirement Fund’s Immune System With Shares of This Recent IPO

Saturday  22:55,   10 february 2018
The Motley Fool

Jamieson Wellness Inc. (TSX:JWEL) is a play on ageing baby boomers. Here's why the stock should be a holding in your TFSA retirement fund.I’m usually not a fan of IPO investing, as it’s very difficult to get a firm grasp of a new publicly traded [...]

Nuke scientists 'mined Bitcoin on supercomputer'

Saturday  22:55,   10 february 2018
Sky News

Nuke scientists 'mined Bitcoin on[...]