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TFSA Investors: Load Up on Tax-Free Income With These 4 Stocks

The S&P/TSX Composite Index slipped into negative territory to start trading on July 30 after it reached annual highs in the middle of the month. In …

Investing

Ex-Googler Becomes China’s 12th Richest Person

Pinduoduo Inc. founder Colin Huang became China’s 12th richest person with the soaring U.S. trading debut of his e-commerce company.<p>The former Google …

Tencent Holdings

The magic number for retirement savings is $756,000, according to poll of Canadians

Three quarters of a million dollars is the magic number Canadians think they will need to save for retirement, according to a CIBC survey being …

Here’s How to Do Full Body Retouching of Swimsuit Photos Using Photoshop (Video Tutorial)

How does swimwear photographer Anita Sadowska do it? That’s the question we ask again and again while checking out her jaw-dropping swimsuit …

A Step By Step Process for Finding Winners in the Stock Market.

ay and shorter-term swing traders often ask themselves these questions…How can I find bigger winners? How can I increase my winning percentage on my …

Grow Your Income Even When Your Stocks Don't Increase The Dividend

I know. It sounds counter-intuitive. Most investors look for stocks like the Dividend Aristocrats that have increased their dividends for 25 …

The 56 Most Brilliant PVC Hacks You’ve Ever Seen

What can’t you do with PVC pipe? Here are 56 incredibly smart (and cheap!) ways to use this do-it-all material around your home and workshop.<p>Keep …

DIY

This is what the Warren Buffett empire looks like, in one giant chart

While most of the world’s richest people came to that title through a single company, billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s story is different.<p>Jeff …

Investing

How to make fluffy slime without using borax

DIY slime, the homemade goop that's as soothing as a fidget spinner, is most often made with borax. In fact, my first slime recipe used borax as one of the main ingredients.<p>While we've never encountered any issues with borax, some people have reported burns from this type of slime. Others are …

[Jim Pattison]: Inside His Amazing US$ 25,000,000 Yacht Nova Spirit

Material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without a link to the original content<p>Disclaimer<p>The details about superyacht …

Here's how much money you should save at every age so you aren't working forever

You're not the only one who struggles to save money. In fact, most Americans are pretty bad at it. A 2017 survey from GOBankingRates found that 57 percent of Americans have less than $1,000 in their savings accounts.<p>Pamela Capalad, a certified financial planner and founder of Brunch & Budget, told …

Personal Finance

This might be the time when you can finally get quality stocks on sale

Some investors always think stock prices are too high. They’re the ones on the sidelines making a few basis points a year from a savings account.<p>What …

How much do you really need for retirement? We did the math

If personal finance questions were like pop songs, then <i>How much do I need for retirement?</i> would be at the top of the hit parade every single</b> …

Minifigure Mantle: The Perfect Display Shelf for LEGO Minifigs - Technabob

Do you have a big collection of LEGO minifigs? You could leave them hanging out on a shelf where they can easily be knocked over, or you could …

U.S. Farm Income to Hit 12-Year Low

Crop prices may be showing some recent signs of life, but that’s of little comfort for American farmers who are forecast to see their incomes fall to …

Commodities

These 7 features show why you should use Google Photos to store and manage all your photos and videos

Google Photos is Google's photo management service that works both as a gallery app on smartphones, tablets, and the web, as well as a good piece of software that uses the company's artificial intelligence to make cool stuff with your photos and videos.<p>The app's interface is divided into four tabs: …

Apps

Photoshop Tips: Learn to Fix Underexposed Portraits and Pump Up Color in Just 2 Minutes (VIDEO)

The next time you mistakenly shoot flat, underexposed portraits, and it’s too late for a do-over, the simple tutorial below will save the day. This …

Firefox Mobile 101: How to Turn Websites into Apps on Your Home Screen with the New Quantum Browser

There are over 3 million apps in the Google Play Store, all optimized for the small screen in your hands. While that number sounds staggering, there …

McBride: Year-end tax tips

As 2017 comes to a close, look for ways to save income tax or claim tax credits before it is too late.<p>Final RESP matching grant<p>2017 is the final year …

How to Raise Happy Kids

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p><i>…</i><b>the well-being of</b> …

Saskatchewan Man's Birthday Video For Dad Turns Into Epic Look At Their Farm

More than 1,100 videos were shot for the project.<p>Jason LeBlanc just wanted to do something nice for his dad's 80th birthday.<p>The 46-year-old …

If Canada has so much oil, why is our gasoline so expensive?

Why are we paying a nearly 50 per cent premium on a product that by all rights should be flowing from our kitchen faucets?<p>At the moment this story …

Boomers, gen-X, millennials: How living costs compare then and now

Amy Clausen wonders whether her kids will ever enjoy a life like the one she had growing up in Metro Vancouver.<p>It’s a thought that weighs on the …

How much does a week of groceries cost in Canada? We crunched the numbers

Keeping the fridge stocked is a weekly chore for many of us, but how much will the average Canadian spend each week? <b></b>That is, forgive the pun, a …

Hey, Canadian stock market: Thanks for 10 years of nothing

Every day the Canadian stock market extends its recent rally helps hide an uncomfortable fact about investing.<p>Even after 10 years, investing in stocks can seem futile. On an after-inflation basis, the S&P/TSX composite index lost money over the past decade. The index averaged a gain of 1.1 per cent …

Bill Morneau didn’t place assets in blind trust, raising conflict-of-interest risk

Finance Minister Bill Morneau has not placed his substantial personal holdings into a blind trust as Justin Trudeau did for his family fortune – a move that the Prime Minister holds up as the gold standard for avoiding conflicts of interest in federal politics.<p>When federal politicians take office, …

Who are Canada's 1 per cent and highest paid workers?

New census data provided to The Globe show the biggest pay raises have gone to the country's highest earners, along with significant regional and gender differences. Explore how the data breaks down, and see where your own income sits<p>The highest-paid Canadians had the biggest pay raises over the …

Landscape Shooters: Learn This Pro’s #1 Lightroom Secret and Download His Presets for Free! (VIDEO)

There’s always more to learn about shooting and editing landscape photos, and in the powerful video below, top pro Serge Ramelli provides a bit of …

Contemporary elegance from D&S Homes

There’s no mistaking the show home at 140 Greenbryre Lane is a bit of a departure for D&S Homes. The company has created a showpiece for …

What middle-class ‘tax cut’? Your family is probably paying more under Trudeau

On the campaign trail, Justin Trudeau promised to cut income taxes on middle-class Canadian families. Since becoming prime minister, he and his …