Update: Bank of Canada asks retailers to continue accepting cash

Update: Bank of Canada asks retailers to continue accepting cash

During this time of heightened public health measures intended to limit the transmission of COVID-19, some consumers and businesses are choosing not to use cash to limit potential exposure. The Bank recognizes that these measures are being taken with the safety and well-being of both staff and consumers in mind. Cash acceptance We encourage Canadians […]

Cash grab or necessity? Ontarians sound off on photo radar

Cash grab or necessity? Ontarians sound off on photo radar

Doug Ford’s government asked Ontarians what they thought about bringing back photo radar — and while many angrily called it a “cash grab,” twice as many were in favour of using cameras to automatically ticket speeding drivers. As one respondent put it: “No more excuses. Stop the carnage and bloodshed on our streets.” It’s a divisive political […]

Pot shorts cash in on hazy profitability path: Cannabis Weekly

Pot shorts cash in on hazy profitability path: Cannabis Weekly

It was a classic case of over-promising and under-delivering. Aurora Cannabis Inc., the second-largest cannabis company by market value, missed its own revenue target and reported a loss last week despite an earlier promise that it would be profitable by the quarter ended June 30. The result sent its shares down the most since December. […]