News: Money

Any patient investor can turn $5,000 a year into nearly $1 million, says billionaire Ron Baron

Sunday  16:58,   12 november 2017
CNBC

"You have to have a small amount of money and invest it regularly for a long time," the Baron Capital founder says."You have to have a small amount of money and invest it regularly for a long time, and live to get to be old. That's how you [...]

Life after NAFTA: Canadian businesses start to plan for bleak new trade reality

Sunday  16:57,   12 november 2017
CBC

Linamar CEO Linda Hassenfratz says her company would be fine if NAFTA was[...]

I Won the Lottery and I Need Help. No, Really!

Sunday  16:57,   12 november 2017
The New York Times

Extravagant spending, bad investments and other perils face those who suddenly come into a large sum of money.Winning the lottery can be a bolt of amazing luck. But whether the luck lasts depends on whether lottery winners fritter away their[...]

Tesla short says Elon Musk makes Donald Trump look like an angel

Sunday  16:56,   12 november 2017
CNBC

Breaking into autonomous taxis could drive Tesla shares higher, says ARKInvest analyst Tasha Keeney. But Tesla short Gabe Hoffman isn't buying it.ARKInvest analyst Tasha Keeney said on CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Friday that billionaire investor[...]

Alibaba: Singles Day sales hit record $18 billion in 13 hours

Saturday  17:38,   11 november 2017
CNN

Singles Day -- which is bigger than Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined -- is starting to expand beyond[...]

Elon Musk's Most-Liked Instagram Post Hits Nerve in Turkey

Saturday  17:37,   11 november 2017
Bloomberg

U.S. tech billionaire Elon Musk has made high-performance electric vehicles, created rockets that can land on ships and planned life on Mars -- chronicling it all on social media. But his personal record for Instagram “likes” comes from a post this [...]

B.C. Now More Dependent On Real Estate Than Alberta Is On Oil

Saturday  17:36,   11 november 2017
Huffington Post Canada

If Alberta is Canada's oil country, then British Columbia is real estate[...]

Should You Invest Now or Wait for a Market Crash?

Saturday  17:36,   11 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Having dry powder is good, but you might want to consider certain stocks such as Pembina Pipeline Corp. (TSX:PPL)(NYSE:PBA) today. Here's[...]

Calls grow for more protection for pre-build buyers

Saturday  17:35,   11 november 2017
MSN

The cancellation of a ten-storey Toronto condominium development that has thrust would-be owners back into an increasingly competitive condo market has renewed calls for tighter regulations and more protections for buyers of pre-construction[...]

How to make a spousal RRSP work for you

Saturday  17:35,   11 november 2017
MoneySense

How to make a spousal RRSP work for youTHE[...]

5 Stocks Boasting +10 Years of Dividend Growth for Retirees

Saturday  17:35,   11 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Retirees scrambling for stable long-term income should consider Exco Technologies Ltd. (TSX:XTC), Cogeco Inc. (TSX:CGO), and[...]

Rookie Investors: A Top Canadian Dividend Stock to Start Your RRSP

Saturday  17:35,   11 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Here's why Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) might be an interesting pick. Earnings strengthTD earned nearly $2.8 billion in fiscal Q3 2017. That’s some serious profits for just three months of operations.Earnings per share rose 18%[...]

Mortgage brokers, home buyers concerned about new 'stress test' rules

Saturday  17:35,   11 november 2017
CBC

Mortgage brokers, home buyers concerned about new 'stress test'[...]

Expanded parental leave, new caregiver benefit, to come into effect Dec. 3

Thursday  22:22,   09 november 2017
CBC

New mothers and fathers who are poised to go on parental leave before the end of the year will be able to spread federal benefits over a longer period of more time starting next month. The federal government's long-promised changes to parental leave [...]

U.S. automakers warn Trump’s ‘extreme’ demands threaten NAFTA talks, say deal fuelled their comeback

Thursday  20:36,   09 november 2017
Toronto Star

WASHINGTON—NAFTA has helped fuel the comeback of the big American automakers, and those three companies are “very concerned” that the renegotiation will collapse because of President Donald Trump’s “extreme” demands, a representative said Thursday.[...]