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You can become wealthy working for someone else

Most people have daydreams about getting rich, but your employer likely isn’t in any of them. However, not all millionaires acquired their wealth through the lottery or a brilliant business…

Sears Canada to close 59 stores, lay off 2,900 in restructuring

Sears Canada to close 59 stores, lay off 2,900 in restructuring

Sears Canada plans to close 59 stores and eliminate 2,900 jobs across the country as part of a court-supervised restructuring process. Shares in Sears Canada were halted Thursday morning after…

Billionaire John Paulson joins Valeant’s board of directors

Billionaire hedge-fund manager John Paulson joined the board of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., a move that could help comfort investors who saw longtime backer Bill Ackman bail out earlier this…

Now Open: Butternut Baking serves up paleo treats

You know you have a valid business idea making sugar-free, grain-free and all-natural baked goods, when you end up serving a customer the first slice of cake she’s had in…

Loonie spikes after optimistic speech by Bank of Canada official

The Canadian dollar shot up Monday after a speech by a senior Bank of Canada official talking up the positive health of the economy apparently had the market eyeing the possibility…

‘Please don’t do this’: Why Sony’s plan to sanitize movies could be a ‘slippery slope’

‘Please don’t do this’: Why Sony’s plan to sanitize movies could be a ‘slippery slope’

If you ever dreamed of watching the Somali pirate thriller Captain Phillips or the raunchy Will Ferrell comedy Step Brothers with your kids, Sony Pictures just made your movie night. The entertainment company’s home entertainment…

Uber fires 20 employees after harassment probe

New Thomson Reuters Posted: Jun 06, 2017 3:03 PM ET Last Updated: Jun 06, 2017 3:04 PM ET Related Stories Uber Technologies Inc told staff on Tuesday that it had…

Medical marijuana shortages hit some patients as demand surges

Medical marijuana shortages hit some patients as demand surges

Alexis Brenner’s life changed for the better when she discovered that cannabidiol, a compound contained in cannabis, helped her manage chronic pain from endometriosis and fibromyalgia. “CBD, once I found…

Tighter rules prompt mortgage slowdown as CMHC insured 41% fewer loans so far this year

Canada’s housing agency saw a sharp decline in the number of home buyers who qualified for mortgage insurance under tougher rules implemented last fall. In its quarterly financial results posted…

Broker, agent who worked with subsidiary of Home Capital disciplined

Regulator says broker, agent provided false information regarding mortgages The Canadian Press Posted: May 26, 2017 6:12 PM ET Last Updated: May 26, 2017 6:14 PM ET Related Stories An…

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