Taking steps toward greener living will save you money

Taking steps toward greener living will save you money

Taking steps towards greener living is much easier than you might think, and besides doing your part to save Planet Earth, the second best part about it, is that you will save money. Here are a few practical ways to get started. Adopt a minimalist attitude Having many ‘things’ — clothes, electronics, furniture, games and […]

Meet Toronto’s financial adviser taking care of NHL players’ big bucks

Meet Toronto’s financial adviser taking care of NHL players’ big bucks

Don’t ask financial adviser Chris Moynes which team he’s backing in the National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup championship. Moynes, 48, handles roughly 10 per cent of the NHL’s active-player roster, about 75 players, and his loyalty lies with his clients. The trouble is, he’s had at least one on most of the contending teams throughout […]

Milwaukee DJs taking 'break from Drake' ahead of Raptors-Bucks showdown

Milwaukee DJs taking 'break from Drake' ahead of Raptors-Bucks showdown

No God’s Plan. No Hotline Bling. And definitely no Nice For What. A Milwaukee radio station is temporarily banning Drake’s music from its airwaves as the Toronto Raptors square off with the city’s hometown Bucks in the NBA’s Eastern Conference Final. “Drake’s a big smack-talker on the basketball court,” said Riggs, one of 103.7 KISS-FM’s DJs, […]

Tourist taking photos killed after falling into Grand Canyon

Tourist taking photos killed after falling into Grand Canyon

GRAND CANYON WEST, Ariz. — Two people have died at the Grand Canyon in separate incidents this week that included one man stumbling over the edge of the rim while trying to take pictures, officials said. A helicopter lifted the body of the Hong Kong man from 1,000 feet (305 metres) below the rim Thursday […]

Taking Precautions: The Canadian Approach to Foreign Reserves Management

Taking Precautions: The Canadian Approach to Foreign Reserves Management

Introduction Foreign exchange reserves, and their use for interventions in the foreign exchange market, have played a notable and sometimes controversial role in the world economy and financial system. This is partly because of their sheer size—estimated at some US$ 11 trillion worldwide. Changes in holdings of foreign exchange reserves, and in how they are […]

NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims

NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims

Police detectives in New York City and London are taking a fresh look into sexual assault allegations against Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein. New York Police Department spokesman Peter Donald said Thursday that investigators are trying to determine whether there were any additional complaints involving Weinstein, now embroiled in a sex abuse scandal. That includes […]