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Practise safe banking: Hold up your end of the online security bargain

We should all be a little more cautious about online banking.<p>Let's be clear – the Heartbleed online security bug that made headlines globally appears not to be a risk to people who do their banking and investing online. "The online banking applications of Canadian banks have not been affected by …

Dark Markets May Be A Bigger Threat To Investors Than High-Frequency Trading

Some former regulators and academics say so much trading is now happening away from exchanges that publicly quoted prices for stocks on exchanges may no longer properly reflect where the market is. And this problem could cost investors far more money than any shenanigans related to high frequency …

Trading

The market’s rigged, you say? When wasn’t it?

Take a millisecond or two and consider the following:<p>The markets are rigged, and…<p>The markets are faster, efficient and more fair than they’ve ever …

Carrick on money: 11 money moves to make before you turn 40

<i>The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.</i><p><b>11 Money Moves to Make Before You Turn 40</b><br>This is a good list overall, but the blurb on buying a house is certainly worth debating.<p><b>Real estate roundup</b><br>MacLean's has …

6 ways to beat pricey gym memberships

Gym memberships at big-name health clubs can cost anywhere from $50 to $200 a month, plus initiation fees — a huge sum many shell out, and some never …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Speedboat

1. George Soros

2013 Earnings: $4 billion<br>The legend continues. In 2013, George Soros had a pretty good year, with Soros Fund Management delivering returns north of 22%. That was not good enough to beat the U.S. stock market, but it still made Soros a lot of money. Soros is not involved in the day-to-day operations …

Best Spring Trips 2014

Travel<p>Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring …

Travel

Where the hot jobs are for graduates

Last September, with completion of his MBA still months away, Joseph Hokayem received job offers from three banks on the same day.<p>Now a graduate of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, he accepted an offer from Credit Suisse Group to join the bank in Geneva, Switzerland, …

You are probably overexposed to financials

The past five years have eliminated a major diversification risk for Canadian investors and replaced it with another, more subtle problem.<p>It's the dominance of financials, one of the top-performing segments of the Canadian market in the past five years. Your weekend investing assignment: Figure out …

The world's newest creditor nation: Canada

Forget that Canadians are carrying record debt loads and most governments are deep in the red.<p>Canada is suddenly, and unexpectedly, a creditor nation.<p>For the first time in at least nine decades, Canada has more assets abroad than foreigners have here. These include direct investments, stocks, …

10 Tips For Effective Face-To-Face Networking

It’s funny.<p>I’m pretty sure if I did a poll among working folks these days, after death and public speaking, the next thing they fear most is …

How to Get a Job with Your Dream Employer | Official LinkedIn Blog

<i>Editor’s Note: Last week, we announced LinkedIn’s 100 Most InDemand Employers, a set of rankings based on our massive professional dataset. We are</i> …

The 1 Thing You Must Do In Every Job Interview

I recently interviewed an excellent candidate for a position at our growing startup, Likeable Local. The woman had an incredible resume, an …

Don’t Start a Job Search Without Answering This One Question

I love when people quit their jobs. Ok, that’s probably a bit strong. Let me clarify. I love when people leave a job because they’ve made an impact …

What To Do On A Phone Interview

Recently, I received more than a normal level of questions from my clients about what to do on a telephone interview.<p>How is a phone interview similar …

Employment

Career Tips | Advice & Resources

How to Write a Professional Bio For Your Social Media Profiles

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Talking about yourself is hard. Doing it in 160 characters or less is even harder.<p>We don't shill.Check out TNW's Hard Fork.TAKE ME THERE<p>That’s probably why so many of us end up stressed about crafting the perfect professional bio for Twitter – or …

The 31 Best LinkedIn Profile Tips for Job Seekers

When you’re not looking for a job, it can be easy to ignore your LinkedIn profile. Sure, you add people you meet at networking events as contacts and …

Late to the U.S. rally? Warren Buffett can help

Here's a thought if you're late to the mega rally in U.S. stocks: Get Warren Buffett's help. It's easy – just buy some shares of his holding company, Berkshire Hathaway. Berkshire's underlying business and investments represent the best thinking of Buffett and his team of managers.<p>Let's be clear …

The Global Stock Market: 1899 Vs. 2013

The stock market has changed too.<p>From Credit Suisse's Global Investment Returns Yearbook::<p>Figure 1 shows the relative market capitalizations of world equity markets at our base date of end-1899. Figure 2 shows how they had changed by end-2013. Markets that are not included in the Yearbook dataset …

Stock Markets

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World's top 10 teas

January is National Hot Tea Month, so it is time to share with you our selections of the Top 10 Teas. Given the vast multitude of excellent teas from all over the world, we cannot say we tried them all, but we would certainly like that opportunity. These ten are GAYOT.com's favorites, many of them …

How To Grind Coffee Beans Properly

HOW TO GRIND COFFEE PROPERLY<p>Demystify Your Daily Grind...<p><i>This is our "in depth" page on How to Grind Coffee Properly. If you like, use the navigation</i> …