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Worried parents buying homes for school-aged kids, a move experts warn comes with pitfalls

Jennifer Johnson felt she didn't have time to wait. The single mom of two children, she watched as house prices in her Ajax, Ont., neighbourhood soared year after year.<p>"When houses were starting to go up 20 per cent each year, I was worried about my kids' futures," says Ms. Johnson, a global bid …

Dropbox's CEO credits his success to a habit he's passed on to his executive team

When Drew Houston took a year off from MIT to start Accolade, an SAT tutoring company, it didn't take him long to realize that outside of the product side of things, he had no idea what he was doing.<p>Houston, who would go on to found Dropbox in 2007 and lead it to over $1 billion in annual revenue, …

Clayton Christensen

Marni Soupcoff: Bureaucrats shouldn’t make moral decisions about who has to die

Reading the news about Debra Selkirk this week, I shook my head in wonder and appreciation.Selkirk, who lost her husband Mark to alcoholic hepatitis …

Medicine

Here’s everything important that’s happened in Trump’s first 100 days

On Saturday, Donald Trump will end his first 100 days as the least popular modern U.S. president at that early mark.<p>Just 42.4 per cent of Americans …

14 Podcasts That Will Make You a More Successful Entrepreneur

There's something for everyone here, from aspiring entrepreneurs to successful startup founders.<p>If you're starting or growing a business, you need all the help you can get. But you're probably too maxed out on your schedule to read another business book, and you need information on the go.<p>So, while …

Entrepreneurship

CRA targets tax-avoiding merchants using Square payment system

Federal tax officials have launched a probe aimed at netting tax-evading retailers who use a popular point-of-sale system called Square.<p>Backed by an order issued by the Federal Court of Canada, the Canada Revenue Agency has told Square Canada Inc. that it must hand over sales transaction data for …

33 Movies to Watch When Your Brain Is Completely Fried

There's a certain level of tiredness that overcomes all of us in the hours between coming home from work and going to bed. You're beat, sure, but not <i>quite</i> ready to pass out. This glorious period is what many call the "zone out" time, when eating, reading dumb listicles, and watching mindless …

8 Movies That Increase Your IQ - #5 Will Test How Smart You Are

We enjoy movies so much that we can underestimate how much value they offer.<p>If you’re looking to boost your intelligence you can always read a book, surround yourself with educated people, learn a new skill and take care of your health by exercising, getting enough sleep and eating “brain foods.” …

A 5-year, city-by-city Canadian house price forecast (and, oh, look at Barrie, Ont.)

Wonder how much more your house might be worth in five years?<p>Moody’s Analytics and Brookfield RPS have a fresh forecast that looks at Canadian cities, big and small.<p>And where small is concerned, Barrie, Ont., might just be the place to be, as the forecast from Moody’s Analytics, using Brookfield …

Half Dome Village

Yosemite National Park, California, United States<p>With its exuberant summer-camp atmosphere, this collection of rustic tents and cabins holds a special place in the hearts and memories of many park visitors. Conveniently located in Yosemite Valley, old-fashioned Half Dome Village welcomes families …

National Parks

The one most effective way ordinary travelers can get a free flight upgrade

Ott has made a career out of helping fliers use miles to get free seats in business and first class. He even once bagged a free ride on a private jet.<p>"Upgrades are generally a function of loyalty and money spent," according to Ott, though he says there is one effective way to get an upgrade that …

Airbus

The only fail-proof way to reach your financial goals is to save more

There is only one fix for the damage that low interest rates are doing to your finances.<p>You need to save more. That's only the fail-proof way to reach your financial goals. Forget about finding strategies or products that will rescue you, because there are none.<p>Interest rates vary a bit on savings …