The Toronto Stock Exchange has seen some ups and downs (and recently, a huge drop) in the last three months. While experts agree the volatility we’ve seen in the past few weeks is here to stay, they also say there are some Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) out there that can help youRead More »
Some men's events, like hockey, wildly outsell the women's events, but all events at the 2018 Winter Olympics are seeing a bit of a problem with ticket sales.
With home sales hitting a three-year low in Canada, a report from the CREA today showed, it seems that fewer people are on the hunt for a home to purchase. If you’re still in the market, however, we’ve rounded up these million-dollar listings from across Canada. This week, we look at houses in Toronto
When the Harlem Globetrotters were embarking on a new tour, they sought the approval of Sharon Vinderine and her powerful network of Parent Tested Parent Approved bloggers.
When you find yourself short on cash, there are most cost-effective solutions than payday loans, which can have as much as 443.21 per cent interest.
As the Dow Jones industrial average experiences two of its worst weeks in years (and the Toronto Stock Exchange isn’t far behind), many investors are starting to wonder if their money would be better spent on a “safe” investment like gold. The last year has been a bit of a roller coaster for gold, and
Despite some concerns earlier in the year, housing starts in January dipped only slightly, the CMHC reports . And better news for those shopping for a new house: housing prices stalled in December for the first time since April 2015. If you’re looking for a slightly older home, there are still plenty
Real estate in the Toronto area is pricey, but it's not the only market in Ontario to see massive gains in the last 10 years.
PC Plus and Shoppers Optimum card holders are being converted to the PC Optimum program by Loblaw, and many customers are having problems.
If you’re looking to sell a home in Toronto right now, you may be in for a wait – January home sales have slowed considerably and left a lot of sellers sitting on the market for longer than usual. Home prices remain high, however, so if you’re waiting for the housing bubble to burst, get comfy. Maybe
Loblaw to merge Shoppers Optimum and PC Plus loyalty programs on February 1. On Thursday, February 1st PC Plus and Shoppers Optimum rewards program merged to form the new loyalty program called PC Optimum. According to the website, when the PC Plus and Shoppers Optimum programs become the PC Optimum
Now in its 14th year, the Housing Affordability Survey, issued by Demographia International, explores 293 metropolitan housing markets in nine countries: Australia, Canada, China, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States. Assessed in the third quarter of 2017,
Whether you want a warm-weather getaway or to play in the snow, one of these deals is just what you need this February.
It may be difficult to wrap your head around right now if you're a Millennial struggling to pay rent, but one day, your generation will be the wealthiest.
In his most recent note to investors, Jamie Golombek highlights some of the myths that have manifested around the RRSP.
If you’re in the market for a new home, and have $1 million to spend, you can live just about anywhere in Canada. But that money will go a lot further in some places than others. This week, we look at homes in Toronto, Ont., Victoria, B.C. and Regina, Sask. All images courtesy Zoocasa. Download the Yahoo
According to a new survey from Accountemps, 36 per cent of Canadian professionals want to identify new career opportunities in the next 12 months.
During the height of Sears Canada's liquidation process, the company paid nearly $53 million in fees to legal and financial advisers and other professional support.
With the rate hike announced by the Bank of Canada Wednesday, many Canadians are now wondering whether they should take the financial plunge and still get a mortgage . If you’re still in the market for a new home, this is what $1 million could buy you in Canada. This week, we look at a vacation home
While most Canadians are quite honest on their job applications, there are some parts where we use little white lies to make ourselves look better.
For two weeks in February there will be a little slice of Canada in Pyeongchang, and it's designed by the masterminds of the Raptors' "We the North" campaign.
At the end of 2017, home prices across Canada rose an average 10.8 per cent, according to the latest Royal LePage report. But most of that growth was in condos – detached home prices actually went down in Toronto by 2 per cent, compared to the previous quarter. If you’re in the market for a detached
Retailers use a lot of tactics in flyers to get you in store to spend your hard-earned cash, but experts say you need to be savvy to ensure you’re getting the best deal.
Registration is now open for the Loblaw Card Program, which is compensating Canadians for Loblaw's role in a bread price fixing scandal.