Socially responsible investing is a growing trend among investors, particularly millennials. CoPower launched in 2013 and offered its first fund the following year. Its biggest success came when the company launched its full-scale Green Bond in March 2017, which sold out in a little under a year.
When you’re in the market for a new home, chances are you want to get the biggest bang for your buck when it comes to the size of the house. But if lot size is more important to you, then these homes will be be right up your alley. All three of this week’s homes leave a little to be desired between the
TD Canada is the latest bank to drop its variable mortgage rates, ahead of the Bank of Canada announcing its rate decision.
For self-employed Canadians, tax time is the point in the year where the benefits of working for themselves seem to come to a head. Not only are they on the hook for expenses an employed Canadian’s boss would pay, but they’re also tasked with handling the paperwork. Yahoo Canada Finance took a look
There are few in this world as close to the money of hardworking Canadians as the people who prepare our taxes.
It’s likely an accountant’s worst nightmare: A client walks into the office carrying bags that are bursting at the seams from both the crumpled receipts they contain and the wishful thinking that these expenses will be tax deductible. While this may be an exaggeration, there are plenty of claims that
While the CRA doesn’t track statistics on the subject, Jamie Golombek, managing director of tax and estate planning at CIBC, offered his insights to Yahoo Finance Canada. According to Golombek, the most frequent mistake made by Canadians is that they forget to include information from a tax slip or
While some companies are falling off the grid, many of Canada’s homegrown talent are rising in the retail market. “The consumer now lives in a world of abundance and every brand needs to reckon with this,” says Doug Stephens, a retail expert and author of The Retail Revival. “The consumer’s problems
Research firm Leger has released its annual list of companies that have the best reputations in the eyes of Canadians, and for the first time in over 10 years, Tim Hortons is out of the top ten.
With home flipping shows as popular as ever, many ambitious Canadians are looking to the dip in the market as an opportunity to turn a buck. “The truth is most of the money made is buying in a low market, sort of seizing opportunities when no one else knows or see that they exist,” Scott McGillivray
The coffee chain plans to renovate its stores over the next few years at a cost of $700 million, and franchise owners aren't happy they'll have to shell out about $450,000 each to cover the costs.
Porsche's Mission E electric sedan is set to go into production in late 2019, and although many car enthusiasts are hyping the all-electric vehicle as a direct competitor to Tesla’s Model S, the German automaker suggests otherwise.
If one company has its way, Canadians will soon be able to order marijuana as simply as they order delivery from UberEats.
With million-dollar home sales expected to rise beyond Toronto and Vancouver, it seems that you can find pricey homes just about everywhere in Canada now. Sotheby’s Calgary says home sales over $1 million are up 45 per cent in January and February . Montreal appears to be heading in a similar direction
When recreational cannabis is legalized in Canada later this year, the country is going to be facing a "welcome problem." And it will open up opportunities for all marijuana producers.
Loblaw has lost the confidence of Canadians, according to a new study by Dalhouse University's Faculty of Management.
Sure the U.S. could get away with cutting off free trade with Canada. But it would cost the country a fotr
On Thursday, the Canadian Real Estate Association released its latest national figures for home prices in Canada. After analyzing the data, real estate website Zoocasa found that Vancouver saw the biggest price increase month over month, up 16.9 per cent. The second-biggest price jump was Halifax, with
There are three circumstances where you might find yourself under investigation, and if it goes poorly, you could face criminal charges.
If you’re house-hunting in Canada, there’s good news: average home sale prices fell 5 per cent in February, according to the latest Canadian Real Estate Association data . It’s bad news for Vancouver, however, where the average home price remains above $1 million. For those who are in the market, this
With Quebec's global maple syrup dominance in decline and the market rife with counterfeit icewine, some of Canada's most iconic products may not be uniquely Canadian for much longer.
Twitter is less than impressed with the branding for the stores that will sell legal recreational marijuana in Ontario.
On Tuesday, the Toronto Real Estate Board released its February data , and the average home price for a detached home in the Toronto area hit $1,282,240, making million-dollar homes in the city a downright bargain. Vancouver’s average home (for detached or otherwise) has already crossed the million-dollar
Tahani Aburaneh went from life in a refugee camp in Jordan, to being married at 15, and has become a fearlessly successful entrepreneur in Ontario.