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Why nearly 70 per cent of millennials regret buying their homes

Thursday  22:36,   19 july 2018

About four in 10 millennials are homeowners, but they're not necessarily happy about it.Millennials aren’t exactly jumping for joy after purchasing their[...]
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More people are navigating retirement alone

Thursday  22:26,   19 july 2018

More people are navigating retirement alone“I realized there are so many demands in giving care to an older person,” says Marak, now 67. “I don’t have family to do that for[...]

Mark Cuban says this is the No. 1 reason people fail in business

Thursday  22:01,   19 july 2018

Mark Cuban reveals the key reason most businesses fail in an interview with Valuetainment.So what separates the successful founders from the flops? According to Dallas Mavericks owner and “Shark Tank” investor Mark Cuban, it all boils down to work[...]

Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B): Should You Buy the Stock on a Dip?

Thursday  22:01,   19 july 2018

Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B)(NYSE:RCI) pulled back a bit after the Q2 report. Is this the right time to buy?Let’s take a look at the numbers to see whether this is a good time to add Rogers to your[...]

TD Bank customers feel short-changed by coin-counting settlement

Thursday  10:00,   19 july 2018

Anthony Parisi Sanchez dumped socks full of change into TD Bank’s Penny Arcade coin-counting machine every week for six years , turning hundreds of dollars’ worth of pennies, nickels and dimes into what he assumed would be the same amount in cash. [...]

CP Rail beats profit estimates on higher shipments

Thursday  04:01,   19 july 2018

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd (CP.TO) reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as Canada's no.2 railroad operator was helped by higher shipments of commodities like grains and potash.CP said total carloads, the amount of[...]

IBM gets boost from new businesses, tops estimates

Thursday  04:01,   19 july 2018

IBM gets boost from new businesses, tops estimatesLoad[...]

Microsoft's focus on cloud, partnerships paying off

Thursday  04:01,   19 july 2018

Microsoft's focus on cloud, partnerships paying offSo when Thyssenkrupp North America needed help predicting when to service its lifts, it turned to Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O), a partnership that illustrates how Microsoft's chief executive, Satya[...]

Federal Reserve boss tells Congress to get its house in order: Don Pittis

Wednesday  18:33,   18 july 2018

A strong U.S. economy means interest rate hikes will continue, but stern-faced Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell says trade disputes, the opioid crisis, low education levels and wage stagnation remain dangers for the U.S. economy.But when grilled[...]

How Satya Nadella has spurred a tripling of Microsoft's stock price in just over four years

Wednesday  17:11,   18 july 2018

With Satya Nadella at the helm, Microsoft has oriented itself around products that are growing faster than Windows. The stock has[...]

U.S. newspapers getting ‘murdered’ by steep tariffs imposed on Canadian newsprint, as hearings into duties held

Wednesday  16:31,   18 july 2018

The duties imposed by the U.S. government on newsprint from Canada marked one of the first dramatic parries by the Trump administration against 'unfair trading practices'Load[...]

U.S. labor board judge rejects McDonald's bid to settle franchisees' case

Wednesday  03:06,   18 july 2018

U.S. labor board judge rejects McDonald's bid to settle franchisees' caseThe settlement proposed in March lacked important details and would probably not bring an end to the sprawling case that began in 2012, National Labor Relations Board[...]

Bitcoin Surges After Breaking Back Through $7,000 Level

Wednesday  03:05,   18 july 2018

What’s up with[...]

Boeing Gets $3.9 Billion Contract for New Air Force One

Wednesday  02:15,   18 july 2018

Capping off a contentious contracting tussle with President Donald Trump, Boeing Co. received a $3.9 billion contract to continue development, modification and testing of two new aircraft to serve as Air Force One, according to two people familiar[...]

Why is oil inching lower yet again?

Tuesday  19:32,   17 july 2018

Despite oil's latest pullback Cresent Point Energy Corp. (TSX:CPG)(NYSE:CPG) remains an attractive means of playing higher oil.Load[...]