• Investors are making a difference with their portfolios
    Yahoo Finance Canada2 days ago

    Investors are making a difference with their portfolios

    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.

  • What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Apr. 19 edition
    Yahoo Finance Canada3 days ago

    What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Apr. 19 edition

    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 lowers variable mortgage rate, suggesting no Bank of Canada rate change
    Yahoo Finance Canada5 days ago

    TD lowers variable mortgage rate, suggesting no Bank of Canada rate change

    TD Canada is the latest bank to drop its variable mortgage rates, ahead of the Bank of Canada announcing its rate decision.

  • Self-employed? Here's how to navigate the tax season labyrinth
    Yahoo Finance Canada10 days ago

    Self-employed? Here's how to navigate the tax season labyrinth

    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

  • We asked the experts for some secret tax-saving tips. Here's what they said
    Yahoo Finance Canada11 days ago

    We asked the experts for some secret tax-saving tips. Here's what they said

    There are few in this world as close to the money of hardworking Canadians as the people who prepare our taxes.

  • Expenses you may think are tax deductible but aren’t
    Yahoo Finance Canada13 days ago

    Expenses you may think are tax deductible but aren’t

    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

  • How to make sure you don't get audited this tax season
    Yahoo Finance Canada13 days ago

    How to make sure you don't get audited this tax season

    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

  • 7 businesses changing the retail game in Canada
    Yahoo Finance Canada16 days ago

    7 businesses changing the retail game in Canada

    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

  • The companies Canadians admire the most
    Yahoo Canada Original Videos17 days ago

    The companies Canadians admire the most

    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.

  • What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 28 edition
    Yahoo Finance Canada25 days ago

    What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 28 edition

    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

  • Tims to revamp restaurants and some franchisees aren't too happy about it
    Yahoo Canada Original Videos25 days ago

    Tims to revamp restaurants and some franchisees aren't too happy about it

    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.

  • Is Porsche about to unleash a Tesla-killer?
    Yahoo Finance Canada26 days ago

    Is Porsche about to unleash a Tesla-killer?

    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.

  • This Canadian company wants to be 'the Amazon of Pot'
    Yahoo Finance Canada27 days ago

    This Canadian company wants to be 'the Amazon of Pot'

    If one company has its way, Canadians will soon be able to order marijuana as simply as they order delivery from UberEats.

  • What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 22 edition
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 22 edition

    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

  • Free chicken this Sunday at Nando's in Ontario!
    Yahoo Canada Original Videoslast month

    Free chicken this Sunday at Nando's in Ontario!

    All you have to do is bring in a non-perishable food item.

  • Room to grow: Legalization means opportunities for pot companies big and small
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    Room to grow: Legalization means opportunities for pot companies big and small

    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.

  • Confidence in Loblaws plummets after bread price-fixing scandal
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    Confidence in Loblaws plummets after bread price-fixing scandal

    Loblaw has lost the confidence of Canadians, according to a new study by Dalhouse University's Faculty of Management.

  • The declaration of interdependence: Why the U.S. needs free trade with Canada
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    The declaration of interdependence: Why the U.S. needs free trade with Canada

    Sure the U.S. could get away with cutting off free trade with Canada. But it would cost the country a fotr

  • Average home prices across Canada
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    Average home prices across Canada

    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

  • The CRA thinks you're evading taxes: Now what?
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    The CRA thinks you're evading taxes: Now what?

    There are three circumstances where you might find yourself under investigation, and if it goes poorly, you could face criminal charges.

  • What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 15 edition
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 15 edition

    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

  • Are traditionally Canadian products under threat?
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    Are traditionally Canadian products under threat?

    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.

  • The funniest tweets about the name and logo for Ontario's legal pot shops
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    The funniest tweets about the name and logo for Ontario's legal pot shops

    Twitter is less than impressed with the branding for the stores that will sell legal recreational marijuana in Ontario.

  • What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 9 edition
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Mar. 9 edition

    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

  • From refugee to real estate mogul: How Tahani Aburaneh became a self-made millionaire
    Yahoo Finance Canadalast month

    From refugee to real estate mogul: How Tahani Aburaneh became a self-made millionaire

    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.