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Fed ties rate hike to economic rebound, sees balance sheet cuts in 2017

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Fed ties rate hike to economic rebound, sees balance sheet cuts in 2017

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Done Deals: This baby bungalow offers alternative to condo living

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We Can't Predict Canada's Next Recession, But We Can Prepare For It

A couple of years after the financial crisis, I asked one of our executives how Canada had managed to sidestep the deep pain felt in the U.S. "I'm not sure we did," he pushed back. "Maybe it just hasn't happened yet." (Photo: Nicolas McComber via G... read more

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Done Deals: This baby bungalow is a great alternative to buying a condo

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Loonie holds on to recent gains ahead of Bank of Canada, OPEC decisions

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U.S. home resales fall as tight supply boosts prices

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U.S. home resales fall as tight supply boosts prices

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Bank Of Canada Holds 0.5% Interest Rate As Uncertainty Trumps 'Very Strong Growth'

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada is sticking with its trendsetting interest rate of 0.5 per cent, saying uncertainties continue to overshadow the economy's stronger-than-expected start to the year. In explaining its decision Wednesday to hold the rate, t... read more

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Ontario Liberals' Hydro Rate Cut Will Cost $21B In Long Run: Watchdog

TORONTO — Ontario's budget watchdog says the Liberal government will spend $45 billion over the life of its hydro plan to save people $24 billion on their electricity bills. A report from the financial accountability officer says this means there wi... read more

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Bank of Canada sees conflicting economic forces; holds rates

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Loonie holds on to recent gains ahead of Bank of Canada, OPEC decisions

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Home Capital Draws $250 Million From Emergency Fund To Repay Deposit Notes

TORONTO — Home Capital Group says it has drawn down a further $250 million this week from its emergency line of credit to repay deposit notes due Wednesday. That leaves the Toronto-based mortgage company (TSX:HCG) with $350 million left from a $2 bi... read more

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ECB’s Draghi sees no need to deviate from policy path

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Bank of Canada sees conflicting economic forces; holds rates steady

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ECB’s Draghi sees no need to deviate from policy path

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Canadian Homeowners Would Be Screwed By 1% Interest Rate Hike: Poll

TORONTO — Nearly three quarters of Canadian homeowners say they would have difficulty paying their mortgage if their payments were to increase by more than 10 per cent, says a new survey by Manulife Bank. Thirty-eight per cent of those polled say th... read more

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Oil prices rise as market awaits extended output cut

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Glencore says would prefer to grow business through acquisitions

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Glencore says would prefer to grow business through acquisitions

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Oil prices rise as market awaits extended output cut

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Shell to sell $4.1-billion stake in Canadian Natural

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Moody’s downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength, debt

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Moody’s downgrades China, warns of fading financial strength, debt

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Shell to sell $4.1-billion stake in Canadian Natural

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Glencore makes takeover pitch for grain trader Bunge

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Glencore makes takeover pitch for grain trader Bunge

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Investors ready their bets on Trans Mountain pipeline project

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Income levels holding pace, if not better, for 30-somethings, Statscan finds

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Shell to sell $4.1-billion stake in CNRL: report

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Investors ready their bets on Trans Mountain pipeline project

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Income levels holding pace, if not better, for 30-somethings, Statscan finds

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5 Ways To Protect Yourself Against Ransomware Like WannaCry

Like many technology consulting firms, our customers had many questions after the WannaCry ransomware attack. For this article, I consulted Josh Newman, a senior associate at Manawa, because of his extensive experience advising, diagnosing and resolv... read more

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Convenience Stores Can Finally Have Some Tax Convenience

Canadians have always loved convenience. A network of 26,000 convenience stores across the country, open at convenient hours, offering thousands of products in virtually every neighbourhood in the country, is proof of that. Neighbourhood convenienc... read more

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Chrystia Freeland Tells Mexico Canada Committed To Three-Way NAFTA Renegotiation

MEXICO CITY — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is in Mexico City today to reassure officials Canada is committed to a three-way renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement along with the United States. Freeland is downplaying ... read more

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Shell to sell $4.1-billion stake in Canadian Natural: source

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StatsCanada: 30-Somethings Are Earning More Than Their Parents Did

OTTAWA — A new study from Statistics Canada says that Canadian children have, on average, fared better financially than their parents. The research published today finds that of Canadians who turned 30 between 2000 and 2014, between 59 and 67 per ce... read more

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These 3 Marketing Tactics Will Increase Your Online Sales

There are currently over 966 million websites in the world today. So basically, if you're doing any sort of online selling, you've noticed how stupidly competitive and extremely cut-throat it is when it comes to marketing. As an online business owne... read more

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Lumber exports help push wholesale sales above $60-billion for first time

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Loonie notches nearly one-month high on rising oil prices

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U.S. new-home sales fall 11.4 per cent, most in two years

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Loonie notches nearly one-month high on rising oil prices

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U.S. new-home sales fall 11.4 per cent, most in two years

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Carrick Talks Money: Millennials struggling in the job market

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Carrick Talks Money: Millennials struggling in the job market

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Lumber exports help push wholesale sales above $60-billion for first time

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Marketers seek greater transparency for digital ads

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Oil prices fall on White House proposal to sell U.S. oil reserves

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U.S. plan to sell oil reserves undermines OPEC efforts

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U.S. plan to sell oil reserves undermines OPEC efforts

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