This 31-year-old Toronto marketing manager is debt-free, makes $90,000 and lives downtown. But she’s going through a ‘mid-life crisis’ — she doesn’t know what to save for

This 31-year-old Toronto marketing manager is debt-free, makes $90,000 and lives downtown. But she’s going through a ‘mid-life crisis’ — she doesn’t know what to save for

Making $ 90,000 a year as a marketing manager, living in the downtown core and finally debt-free, Marwa finally has the life she’s always dreamed of. But at 31, she’s going through a “mid-life crisis,” and unsure of what she should be saving for. “I am at a bit of a standstill when it comes […]

Travelling during the coronavirus outbreak? Here's what you need to know right now

Travelling during the coronavirus outbreak? Here's what you need to know right now

As the coronavirus continues to spread globally, there’s a growing chance that it may affect your travel plans. If you’re booking a trip or contemplating cancelling your current one, here’s what you need to know right now. Will my insurance cover me? Many Canadians are discovering that — much to their surprise — their trip cancellation insurance doesn’t […]

What to know before jumping into gig work

What to know before jumping into gig work

As a full-fledged member of the gig economy, I have two side hustles that keep my head in the game. Now, I’m on to a third gig, and I even have a name for it. I call it St-Uber. Who do family and friends call when they need a ride, whether it’s to a birthday […]

Know the risks before you try to sell your own home: Ask Joe

Know the risks before you try to sell your own home: Ask Joe

I’m getting ready to sell my home and I plan to sell it without the assistance of a real estate professional. Is it possible to put a property on MLS, without being a salesperson? Taking on the sale of your own property is an ambitious and sometimes complicated task. When it comes to listing a […]

What we know so far about Boeing plane that crashed in Iran

What we know so far about Boeing plane that crashed in Iran

On Wednesday morning, a Ukraine International Airlines flight carrying 167 passengers and nine crew en route to Kyiv crashed minutes after takeoff from Tehran’s main airport. Here’s what we know so far about the aircraft. What do we know about the flight? The flight number was PS752.  It was scheduled to take off from Imam […]

Retiring soon? There are some big financial changes coming — here’s what you need to know

Retiring soon? There are some big financial changes coming — here’s what you need to know

According to a Statistics Canada study, more than two million Canadians will turn age 65 between now and 2030. From a financial perspective, many of these people don’t know what they’re getting into. A recent survey commissioned by wealth management company Mackenzie Investments found that a large number of people have limited or no knowledge […]

‘We know we made mistakes’ on 737 MAX: Boeing CEO

‘We know we made mistakes’ on 737 MAX: Boeing CEO

WASHINGTON — Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg will acknowledge on Tuesday before Congress that the aircraft manufacturer made mistakes after two deadly 737 MAX crashes killed 346 people, according to written testimony seen by Reuters. “We have learned and are still learning from these accidents, Mr. Chairman. We know we made mistakes and got […]

What you need to know before flu season hits in Canada

What you need to know before flu season hits in Canada

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday morning. If you haven’t subscribed yet, you can do that by clicking here. As Canada braces for another flu season, experts say it’s difficult to predict the severity of the virus and […]

The Kevin O'Leary boat crash: What we know and what we don't

The Kevin O'Leary boat crash: What we know and what we don't

A day after news broke that TV personality and businessman Kevin O’Leary was involved in a boat crash in the Muskoka region that killed two people, many questions remain about just what happened. The former federal Conservative leadership hopeful issued a statement about the incident with his version of events, but with the investigation in […]

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