News: Money

These Provinces Will Take The Biggest Hit From Trump's Lumber Tariff

Friday  21:26,   28 april 2017
Huffington Post Canada

Both Canada’s natural resources minister, Jim Carr, and Canada’s largest private-sector union, Unifor, are warning of possible job losses from the tariffs on softwood lumber that U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration announced this week.[...]

It's Time for Buffalo to Secede, and Join Canada: Justin Fox

Friday  21:25,   28 april 2017
Bloomberg

(Bloomberg View) -- "The Great Lakes-St. Lawrence region," BMO Capital Markets senior economist Robert Kavcic wrote in a report published Tuesday, "is a vital driver of North American economic output, employment and trade, accounting[...]

Why more couples are signing postnuptial agreements

Friday  21:25,   28 april 2017
Bloomberg

He cheats. She wants a divorce. He pleads for forgiveness. She’ll stay, for a price: If they ever do divorce, she wants the house, the car, and a hefty slice of their other assets.  That kind of deal is possible with a postnuptial agreement, a[...]

Escaping poverty requires almost 20 years with nearly nothing going wrong

Friday  19:52,   28 april 2017
The Atlantic

<p>The MIT economist Peter Temin argues that economic inequality results in two distinct classes. And only one of them has any power.</p>The MIT economist Peter Temin argues that economic inequality results in two distinct classes. And only[...]

Germany says reviving G-8 with Russia 'not up for debate'

Friday  19:52,   28 april 2017
MSN

BERLIN - The German government says there are no plans to invite Russia to return to the club of leading industrialized nations. Russia was kicked out of the G-8 after its 2014 annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region and assistance for pro-Russian [...]

Op-Ed: Why I left a big Wall Street job to invest in marijuana

Friday  18:07,   28 april 2017
CNBC

I spent 20 years on Wall Street and I know a great opportunity when I see one, says Chris Leavy.Thirty years ago, most Americans could not tell the difference between a latte and a cappuccino. Then a little coffee shop in Seattle decided it was[...]

Another retailer joins Sears in flagging 'substantial doubt' it can stay in business

Friday  18:07,   28 april 2017
CNBC

Vince's warning comes as the number of retail bankruptcies climbs toward a post-recession high.Shares of luxury fashion brand Vince (VNCE) tumbled nearly 40 percent Friday, after the company said it has "substantial doubt" about its ability to[...]

Canada's Economy Stalls as Factory Decline Offsets Housing (1)

Friday  18:06,   28 april 2017
Bloomberg

(Bloomberg) -- Canada’s economy unexpectedly stalled in February as manufacturing and production in other goods producing sectors shrank during the month. The real estate sector, which expanded 0.5 percent, had its best one-month gain since 2015 as[...]

Now Is the Time to Add This 4% Yield to Your Portfolio

Friday  18:06,   28 april 2017
The Motley Fool

TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP)(NYSE:TRP) is an attractive income-producing energy infrastructure play.Now[...]

What to do once you’ve received your tax refund: Pape

Friday  18:06,   28 april 2017
Toronto Star

If you’re among the lucky majority of Canadians, you’re going to get money back from Ottawa this year. Perhaps you have it already if you filed your return early (the deadline is Monday). define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function[...]

Robots Will Have Hard Time Stealing Canadian Millennials' Jobs: Study

Friday  17:17,   28 april 2017
Huffington Post Canada

Robots may have a harder time stealing Canadian millennials’ jobs than was previously thought. Baby Boomers, on the other hand, are at serious risk from the rise of the machines. A study from job search site Indeed found Canadian millennials are[...]

At the edges of America, Blockbuster video stores (stocked with actual DVDs) still exist

Friday  17:17,   28 april 2017
MSN

In Bend, Oregon, tourists come for the ski slopes, golf, and fresh mountain air, but stay for the Blockbuster Video. The resort town is home…In Bend, Oregon, tourists come for the ski slopes, golf, and fresh mountain air, but stay for the[...]

A robot can print this $32,000 house in as little as 8 hours

Friday  17:16,   28 april 2017
Business Insider

PassivdomBuilding a house completely by hand can be both time-consuming and[...]

Most people wish they'd listened to Mom and Dad about money

Friday  17:16,   28 april 2017
CNBC

Six in 10 adults say they would be wealthier today if they'd followed their parents' money tips. But it's not too late to take that valuable advice.It's not too late to act on money advice from Mom and[...]

Trudeau defends carbon tax after farm visit

Friday  17:16,   28 april 2017
MSN

GRAY, Sask. - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appears to like farmer Todd Lewis's combine, but Lewis does not like Trudeau's carbon tax. Trudeau happily hopped into a combine during a visit Thursday to the Lewis family's century-old farm[...]