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How crazy is it for a 26-year-old to have 100% equities in their portfolio?

<b>Question from Alex Ruppel, 26, of Toronto:</b> How crazy is it - or not crazy - for a 26-year-old to have 100-per-cent equity exposure in their portfolio?<p>Ms. Stafford works with single people, couples and families to turn financial concepts into concrete financial plans.<p><i>Alison Stafford is</i> …

French’s vs. Heinz: If Canadian ketchup is cool, why isn't Canadian oil?

Many Canadians nearing retirement don’t have the savings they need to avoid poverty

So much for “Freedom 55.”<p>According to a new report authored by statistician Richard Shillington and published by the Broadbent Institute, poverty …

New mortgage rule might 'temper' hot markets, but not for long

Beginning this week, many Canadians hoping to buy an abode will need to put more cash down before they can call it home. The extra cost might keep …

5 Myths About Crock-Pot Cooking

Do you need to brown meat ahead of time? And is it just for soups and stews? A pro explains.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>5 Things You Won't Believe You Can Make With a Slow Cooker

Slow Cookers

The Christmas Cookie Recipes That Will Make This Holiday Sweeter

30 of them, to be exact.<p>Before we even eat our Thanksgiving feast, the bakers in us start thinking about Christmas cookies. It's not that we can't and don't bake cookies other times of the year -- we never stop making cookies. It's that there's nothing quite as special as the cookies made for the …

Dessert

How To Buy Better Bacon

When the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that eating bacon, along with other processed meats, is now considered a cancer threat on par with smoking, the Internet erupted in a collective gasp. One of the all-time favorite breakfast foods (or dinner foods, or even snack foods, really), was …

#FreeBacon topic sizzles on social media after WHO meat report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bacon lovers took to social media on Tuesday to express disdain over a World Health Organization report that said processed meat is likely to cause cancer.<p>Bacon is fried up in a pan in a kitchen in this photo illustration in Golden, Colorado, October 26, 2015. REUTERS/Rick …