News: Money

McDonald's to shut 169 outlets in India's north and east

Monday  23:41,   21 august 2017
Reuters

By Zeyad Masroor[...]

U.S. Houses Are Using More Russian Lumber, Thanks to Canada Spat

Monday  22:15,   21 august 2017
Bloomberg

Russia has emerged as one of the winners from the trade dispute between Canada and the U.S over lumber. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var quotesInArticleFormCode = "PRMQAP"; var config = {}; [...]

Loyalty cards popular despite past mistakes

Monday  22:15,   21 august 2017
MSN

MONTREAL - Another divorce in Canada's loyalty card sector has consumers stuck in the middle asking questions about the future of an industry still bruised by the actions of some of its largest providers. The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce[...]

Bro culture's under attack, but it's not tamed

Monday  21:06,   21 august 2017
USA TODAY

Women are hopeful bro culture could be mortally wounded, but they aren't quite prepping for its funeral. SAN FRANCISCO — Women are hopeful bro culture could be mortally wounded, but they aren't quite prepping for its[...]

Why retirees may want to hold on to life insurance

Monday  20:36,   21 august 2017
Toronto Star

Life insurance generally does a good job of doing what it’s mainly intended to do, which is to protect spouses, children and other people who depend on the policy owner financially.But after years of raising a family, paying off debt and building a[...]

The case of the time travelling money manager

Monday  19:46,   21 august 2017
MoneySense

Sticking to an investment strategy through adversity can be hard for investors, even if they know what’s going to happenUnfortunately, when he returned to his own time the machine collapsed into a highly-improbable wormhole and disappeared forever.[...]

Canadian oil sands producers: Heady days may not last long

Monday  19:25,   21 august 2017
Reuters

By Yashaswini[...]

Should I contribute to an RRSP even though I’m retired?

Monday  19:16,   21 august 2017
MoneySense

Bruce has $15K in unused room and wonders if it’s best to top up his RRSP before converting to a[...]

How Target Plans to Replace $10 Billion in Sales

Monday  18:37,   21 august 2017
The Motley Fool

The retailer is making a risky, but needed move to differentiate its merchandise.Over the past few years, Target (TGT) lost a little of the magic that captivated its biggest fans. As the company struggled with competing in the digital era, it[...]

Whisky could be just as sound an investment opportunity as gold

Monday  18:07,   21 august 2017
CNBC

Whisky might not be the most conventional buying opportunity – but for this investor, it's a commodity worth investing in. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var quotesInArticleFormCode = "PRMQAP"; [...]

Finances in shambles? Blame the person who's in charge: Vaz-Oxlade

Monday  18:06,   21 august 2017
Toronto Star

Have you ever looked into your wallet and wondered, “Where did all my money go?” Have you looked at your credit card statement and scratched your head, “What did I buy at that[...]

Jamie Oliver 'mixed business with pleasure' and it's lost him $150 million.

Monday  16:13,   21 august 2017
Mamamia

If there’s one thing all successful business-y type people agree on – it’s that you should never, ever mix business with pleasure. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var quotesInArticleFormCode = "PRMQAP"; [...]

Investing lessons from the poker table

Monday  16:12,   21 august 2017
MoneySense

While you should never gamble with your investments, learning the basic principals of poker can make you a wiser investorA few years ago I beat a group of seniors and took $200 from[...]

RRSP Investors: Should You Buy Toronto-Dominion Bank or Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Today?

Monday  16:12,   21 august 2017
The Motley Fool

Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (TSX:CM)(NYSE:CM) are two of Canada's top companies. Is one a buy[...]

Searching for a place to age, retirees look to the backyard and build 'granny pods'

Sunday  23:36,   20 august 2017
CNBC

Searching for a place to age, retirees look to the backyard and build 'granny pods'Baldwin's story could become more common. The American population is aging rapidly, with the number of older Americans expected to double in the next three[...]