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News: Technology

Pot firms have disclosure 'deficiencies': CSA

Thursday  02:06,   11 october 2018
msn

Cannabis industry companies have several "deficiencies" in their disclosures to investors, including insufficient information in their financial statements, Canadian securities regulators say. The Canadian Securities Administrators reviewed the >>>

7 tips for starting your own business

Wednesday  22:06,   10 october 2018
realtor.ca

7 tips for starting your own businessStarting up a business can be a huge gamble, but for many, choosing your own adventure is worth the... >>>

You can nap on the job at these 10 companies

Wednesday  17:26,   10 october 2018
gobankingrates

Science says: Sleeping at work isn't for... >>>

7 things you should always buy at thrift stores

Wednesday  17:05,   10 october 2018
moneytalksnews

Thrift stores are full of quality stuff and bargains. Here are some buys that stand out from the... >>>

9 ways successful entrepreneurs spend their weekends

Wednesday  16:06,   10 october 2018
entrepreneur

All work and no play makes for a very dull entrepreneur.Sure, they may spend some time catching up on administrative work. They may spend time on a big project that needs special attention. And they should definitely spend time thinking about the... >>>

Sears names restructuring expert to board as debt is due

Wednesday  10:51,   10 october 2018
msn

Sears Holdings Corp. is adding a restructuring expert to its board, suggesting the ailing retailer may be preparing to take significant actions to survive or to protect its remaining assets. The Hoffman Estates, Illinois, company, which also... >>>

Why Some Amazon Workers Are Fuming About Their Raise

Wednesday  07:27,   10 october 2018
nytimes

Last week the company was praised for increasing what it paid its warehouse workers. Now the company is explaining what that means for bonuses and stock grants.As soon as he said “new Amazon minimum wage of $15 an hour,” Mr. Clark was drowned out by >>>

How to decide when to convert RRSPs to RIFFs

Wednesday  07:27,   10 october 2018
msn

Former Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper goes on 'The Story' to address Ambassador Haley's approach to American foreign policy and the new trade... >>>

How to decide when to convert RRSPs to RIFFs

Wednesday  07:27,   10 october 2018
moneysense.ca

Bart has three RRSP accounts and wants to know how his RRIF withdrawals are calculatedI am planning to build up the SPP as much as I can by transferring money, which I can do even when I need to convert to a RRIF. I am 65 years old, but still... >>>

TSX down as most subsectors negative

Wednesday  07:27,   10 october 2018
msn

Canada's main stock index lost some ground on the first day of trading after Thanksgiving even though pot stocks rose again and led the TSX heading into next week's legalization of the substance. The health-care subsector led the... >>>

Scheer, Modi talk trade, energy in India

Wednesday  03:05,   10 october 2018
msn

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he told Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi he wants to find ways to ship Canadian oil and gas to India to meet its voracious energy needs. Scheer said that's the message he delivered to Modi on Tuesday... >>>

Walmart Canada exploring possible sale of cannabis-based products

Wednesday  03:05,   10 october 2018
reuters

Walmart Inc's (WMT.N) Canadian unit said on Tuesday it is exploring the possibility of selling cannabis-based products, but has no immediate plans to get into the business. The company's shares rose nearly 3 percent to $97.48 in afternoon... >>>

Allowance: how to teach your kids about money

Tuesday  17:55,   09 october 2018
thestar

Parents want to raise financially savvy children, and one of the best ways to do that is to introduce a weekly or monthly allowance. One question parents and children need to agree on is whether that allowance should be tied to household chores or... >>>

Cannabis stocks are the hottest game in town — here’s why we don’t invest in them

Tuesday  17:52,   09 october 2018
financialpost

Ted Rechtshaffen: There is a real possibility that the marijuana story won’t end well for investors .When the world is full of investments backed by positive cash flow, dividends, and relative stability, why risk your retirement on anything else?Ted >>>

What’s the “catch” with the new “no-fee” Fidelity index mutual funds?

Tuesday  17:52,   09 october 2018
moneysense.ca

Kevin is considering buying some for his investment portfolio–... >>>