Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Why a U.S-China trade war could be a ‘net negative’ for Canada

A trade war between the United States and China could potentially provide benefits to a handful of industries in Canada but the...

Why thieves are stealing rewards points and what you can do to protect yourself

From PC Optimum to Air Miles, thieves are setting their sights on loyalty programs because they may be easy to infiltrate and...

Better times in the oilpatch fail to impress stock market investors

Prospects are looking brighter in the Canadian oilpatch as commodity price increases drive higher profits and afford companies room to offer dividend...

Retailers have an online shopping problem — but that’s not what’s killing them

A slew of bankruptcies among iconic retailers in recent years has pointed much of the blame on their demise on the rise...

The case of the stolen PC Optimum points: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/marketplace-cheat-sheet-1.4590335?cmp=rss

The biggest loser in a trade war between China and the U.S.? It’s you...

As the U.S. and China trade opening salvos in what may become a trade war, what are the implications for you, your...

What’s being done with your data: Experts ask, shouldn’t someone get this under control?

Now that Facebook, Google and Amazon know pretty much everything about us, how they're using that information is drawing the focus of...

U.S. sets May 1 tariff threat on Canada, Mexico amid rush to speed up...

Original indefinite tariff exemption given to Canada and Mexico now moot. A May 1 deadline applies pressure to wrap up talks quickly...

United Airlines gives $10,000 voucher to traveller on overbooked flight

In a series of tweets, Allison Preiss of Washington, D.C., said she was rewarded with the maximum amount of compensation after being...

CRA audits just 5 Canadians out of hundreds of RBC Panama Papers accounts

Two years after it took aim at hundreds of Royal Bank clients exposed in the Panama Papers leak, the Canada Revenue Agency...