News: Money

Canadian new home prices boosted by Vancouver gains; Toronto stalls

Thursday  20:36,   09 november 2017
Reuters

Canadian new home prices rose in September, lifted by gains in Vancouver, while prices in Toronto were unchanged for the fourth month in a row following provincial government measures to rein in the market, Statistics Canada data showed on Thursday. [...]

Why some companies become export superstars while others fail

Thursday  19:27,   09 november 2017
Maclean's

Opinion: Successful exporters often already do well at home before they venture abroad—exporting is unlikely to turn a weak firm into a strong one .All the firms we studied put their customers first in formulating and executing their strategy. In[...]

Moose Jaw Times-Herald To End Publication After More Than 125 Years

Thursday  19:27,   09 november 2017
Huffington Post Canada

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — The Saskatchewan newspaper where former CBC radio host Peter Gzowski got his start in journalism is closing down after more than 125 years in the business. The last edition of the Moose Jaw Times-Herald is to be published Dec.[...]

Retire Early With These Top Dividend-Growth Stocks in Your RRSP

Thursday  17:00,   09 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Canadian National Railway Company (TSX:CNR)(NYSE:CNI) is one of the dividend-growth stocks that can help you retire early.For the majority, the road to early retirement involves a strong commitment and an adjustment to the spending pattern early in[...]

How keeping up could keep you back from your goals: Vaz-Oxlade

Thursday  17:00,   09 november 2017
Toronto Star

Meet Jackie. Jackie and Alex, have a great life. They’ve lived well, managing their money carefully and are building up quite a nice little nest egg. Their home is paid for, mostly because Jackie and Alex have always driven older models cars,[...]

Money Makeover: Getting a handle on a cash flow crisis

Thursday  17:00,   09 november 2017
Toronto Star

THE PEOPLEUrsula and Warren are a married couple with two young daughters. Ursula, 35, works as an executive assistant and recently returned to full-time hours after being on an extended maternity leave. Warren, 38, is a corporate manager. They[...]

3 Reasons November Could Be Spooky for the Stock Market

Thursday  16:59,   09 november 2017
The Motley Fool

Stocks such as Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) have reached record highs to power the Canadian stock market, but there is still cause for concern for[...]

Quebec will tax services of Netflix, other foreign online firms: finance minister

Thursday  16:14,   09 november 2017
The Gazette

With or without Ottawa's accord, the province plans to tax the popular Netflix streaming media service, says Finance Minister Carlos Leitão. In a letter sent to federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau on Tuesday, Leitão signalled his intention to[...]

845 jobs on hold as Cameco temporarily shuts 2 Sask. uranium sites

Thursday  16:13,   09 november 2017
CBC

Cameco announced Wednesday that production at both the McArthur River mining and Key Lake milling operations in northern Saskatchewan will be temporarily suspended by the end of January[...]

TPP trade deal talks reach critical point at Asia-Pacific summit

Thursday  16:02,   09 november 2017
Reuters

<p>Talks on pushing ahead the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal without the United States reached a critical point on Thursday as ministers from the 11 countries discussed a proposed agreement in[...]

'Stranger Things' fans crash local museum's website buying $400,000 worth of dinosaur hoodies

Thursday  14:31,   09 november 2017
CNBC

"Stranger Things" fans rushed to buy Science Museum of Minnesota merchandise after one of its hoodies appeared on the[...]

'Stranger Things' fans crash local museum's website buying $400,000 worth of dinosaur hoodies

Thursday  14:31,   09 november 2017
CNBC

"Stranger Things" fans rushed to buy Science Museum of Minnesota merchandise after one of its hoodies appeared on the[...]

Alberta's economic future in peril without shift away from fossil fuel, University of Waterloo professor says

Thursday  14:30,   09 november 2017
Edmonton Journal

Alberta needs to start shifting quickly out of the oilsands to avoid serious economic trouble as the world moves away from fossil fuels, a University of Waterloo professor says. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { [...]

Lofty Lumber Prices Could Rise Even More After Canada Mill Fire

Thursday  14:30,   09 november 2017
Bloomberg

Lumber prices that have soared amid a Canada-U.S. trade dispute could rise even higher after a fire at a British Columbia sawmill cuts supplies. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var[...]

After getting a brutal rejection, Barbara Corcoran spent 8 minutes writing a powerful email defending herself — and it changed the next 9 years of her life

Thursday  14:28,   09 november 2017
Business Insider

Barbara Corcoran is the cofounder of real-estate behemoth The Corcoran Group.Anyone who was friendly with Barbara Corcoran in 2008 knew she was going to[...]