Kyle McConnell

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Not Everyone Loves It When You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early

What Is Prepayment Risk?<p>Who Gets Hurt When You Pay Off Your Mortgage Early?<p>Updated May 21, 2018<p>Do you have a mortgage loan? If so, you know that …

Personal Finance

Collect $3,333 In Monthly Dividends On Just $500,000 For Life

Most investors with $500,000 in their portfolios think they don’t have enough money to retire on.<p>They do – they just need to do two things with their …

He was dying. Antibiotics weren't working. Then doctors tried a forgotten treatment.

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Steffanie Strathdee hunched over her laptop, fretting. She barely noticed the …

Microbiology

More than half your body is not human

<b>More than half of your body is not human, say scientists.</b><p>Human cells make up only 43% of the body's total cell count. The rest are microscopic colonists.<p>Understanding this hidden half of ourselves - our microbiome - is rapidly transforming understanding of diseases from allergy to Parkinson's.<p>The …

Microbiome

Get serious, Carleton

Carleton University has done an admirable job in raising its game and improving its reputation in recent years.<p>Once derided as Last-Chance U, the …

Life in the Most Polluted Capital in the World

It’s 11 below (-24C) outside but the stove is burning and baby Almasbek Toltalkhan is warm in his family’s yurt. His mother, Nursaule, scoops him …

The Simplest Way To Beat The Market (Part 1)

What if I told you that there is a simple way to beat the market by 100% (yes, twice the market returns) on average, with minimal risk and low …

This Is What Record-Low Unemployment Looks Like in America

What will happen when the U.S. unemployment rate falls below 4 percent, which is expected to occur by this summer? One way to tell is to look at …

Employment

27 Lentil Recipes for Easy Weeknight Meals

We love lentils here at Kitchn. They are magically easy to cook on the stove, and versatile enough to go into a wide range of cuisines. Plus, they …

Aging Baby-Boomers Could Affect This Housing Sector

Because societies are aging fast, demand for retirement homes, as well as care services, is expected to rise quickly in the coming decades. The …

Demographics

Record Numbers of College Students Are Seeking Treatment for Depression and Anxiety — But Schools Can't Keep Up

Not long after Nelly Spigner arrived at the University of Richmond in 2014 as a Division I soccer player and aspiring surgeon, college began to feel …

‘Multiple’ suitors line up with offers for Toys ‘R’ Us Canada

TORONTO — Debtors for the insolvent U.S. parent company of Toys ‘R’ Us Canada have received “multiple” non-binding offers for the company’s Canadian …

Canada and New Zealand announce major 5G tests, but national service remains years off

As governments race to authorize 5G wireless networks across the globe, Canada and New Zealand each took major steps today toward testing 5G technologies within their borders. Yet nationwide 5G service appears to remain years away for both countries, pending key government decisions.<p>In Canada, …

Canada

Institutional investors getting in on the ETF act

Exchange-traded funds have proven a hit with retail investors, but they are increasingly becoming part of the game plan for institutional investors …

Donald Trump has made U.S. a much better bet than Canada, top fund managers say

A reinvigorated U.S. economy under Donald Trump is a better bet than Canada, where a ticking consumer-debt bomb and declining competitiveness are …

Bank of Canada

The Secret To Australia Avoiding Recession: Mass Immigration

Australia's former Prime Minister Tony Abbott, now on the government's backbench, is among those saying "enough."<p>Australia is standing firm amid …

Unemployment

Many Ontarians will pay a steep price if Doug Ford keeps his budget promises

<i>Jim Stanford is Harold Innis Industry Professor of Economics at McMaster University.</i><p>Ontarians watched with fascination as provincial Progressive Conservatives demonstrated their proficiency at counting leadership ballots. Now, voters are waiting to see if the PCs are any better at counting billions …

Canada’s inefficient labour market needs an urgent fix

<i>Janet Lane is director of the Human Capital Centre at the Canada West Foundation.</i><p>Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz hit the nail on the head last week, when he told his audience at Queen's University that there are 470,000 unfilled jobs in this country, while employers complain they can't find …

CIBC: The BIS is wrong, Canada not at risk of financial crisis

<i>A roundup of what The Globe and Mail's market strategist Scott Barlow is reading today on the Web.</i><p>The Bank of International Settlements ranked Canada, along with China and Hong Kong, as the most likely country for a financial crisis in a report released this month. CIBC economist Avery Shenfeld, …

Looking for capital gains? Then avoid these two popular dividend ETFs

Ever since the financial crash of 2008, investors have poured money into dividend stocks and the funds that invest in them. They offered a relatively safe haven with predictable cash flow at a time of market uncertainty.<p>That strategy paid off handsomely. The price of utilities, telecoms, real …

The Next Recession Is Rooting Now

Today's <i>Macro Monday</i> isn't directly inspired by Dividend Sensei's recent article titled <i>The Next Recession Could Be Decades Away</i>, but it could have …

From a $126 Million Bonus to Jail: The Fall of a Star Trader

Christian Bittar was once among Deutsche Bank AG’s highest-paid traders, a math whiz who earned a near 90 million-pound ($126 million) bonus in 2008 …

11 signs you're going to be wealthy, even if it doesn't feel like it

Owning bitcoin won't guarantee future wealth — but the right saving and investing strategies will.<p>At least according to Warren Buffett, who considers cryptocurrency a get-rich-quick scheme. Though chances are slim you'll end up with the multi-billion-dollar fortune Buffett has, there are sensible …

Credit Card Debt

Buffett to Berkshire Shareholders: Be Prepared to Lose Half Your Money

There's a price to pay if you want long-term riches.<p>Few investors can match the track record of investing performance that Warren Buffett has …

JPMorgan has calculated when the next recession will hit — and has some ideas how you can prepare for it

"<i>Where are we in the cycle?</i>"<p>It's an inquiry the economics team at JPMorgan receives frequently. And it's a good question when you consider the US's current economic expansion is already the second-longest of the postwar era.<p>Luckily for curious minds, JPMorgan maintains a model designed to provide …

The Science Of Investing - Invest Within Your Circle Of Competence To Crush It Just Like Buffett

In May of 2017, I was fortunate enough to travel to Omaha and hear Warren Buffett speak at the Berkshire Hathaway AGM. There were many valuable …

Investing

The power of compounding: How your wealth snowball grows with time

Shares 383<p><i>So much</i> of financial success involves good habits practiced over long periods of time.<p>Yes, you can still have a positive impact on your …

This One Indicator Has Predicted Every Recession Since 1960—and It's Flashing a Warning

Time to worry?<p>Uh-oh. The government reported on Friday that the number of home construction projects that broke ground last month fell 7% versus the …

What They Owe: The Many Faces of American Debt

What does American debt look like? For six years, photographer Brittany M. Powell—who went through bankruptcy herself in 2011—has been finding indebted people through Craigslist, word of mouth and community organizations, shooting their portraits and asking them how much they owe—and how they feel …

Loans

American Wealth Gone Wild: A Blistering Takedown of Greedy Kardashian Culture

AUSTIN, Texas — In <i>Generation Wealth</i>, Lauren Greenfield’s latest, the documentarian and photographer behind 2012’s award-winning <i>Queen of Versailles</i> …

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