Michael Piper

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Maximize Investment Returns With The Samurai Method

We know that if you want to make at least $100,000 a year, all you’ve got to do is find enough work that will pay you at least $50/hour for 40 hours …

STOCKS GO NUTS AFTER THE FED DOES NOTHING: Here's what you need to know

Stocks were just a bit higher for much of the morning. And then, after the Federal Reserve announced it was leaving interest rates unchanged as it outlined the conditions for a December hike, the indexes plunged into the red.<p>But not for long, as they made up for all the losses in the final 90 …

TD’s viral ATM video takes top Canadian marketing award

Playing on people's emotions can pay off.<p>Last year, TD released an online video that went viral, showing ATM machines that spoke to individual customers, and rewarded them for their loyalty with surprises. The stunt won plenty of chatter on social media for the bank, and now it has also been …

New SEC rules will allow anybody—not just the wealthy—to invest in startups in the US

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has approved new rules that allow crowdfunding backers to receive shares of stock in the companies they’re supporting.<p>The SEC voted 3-1 on Oct. 30 to approve Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, which will go into effect 180 days …

Startups

How OPEC is likely ruining your retirement

It's hard to believe such a small group of people in a faraway land can deliver such a huge financial blow to so many Canadians.<p>The small group is the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, known to most of us as OPEC. The financial fallout began when the oil producing cartel decided to …

I have $600 a month to invest for the next 20 years. What should I do?

<i>Dear Nancy Woods,</i><p><i>What would you say is the best 20-year investment? If I have $600 a month to invest for 20 years, what do you suggest I do with the $600 a month, and what do you think it could be worth? I know that in this public forum you cannot give me stock specific advice. What I am looking</i> …

What Nutritionists Eat When They Only Have 5 Minutes to Prep a Meal

Hear that? It's the sound of all your healthy-eating excuses going out the window.

Healthy Eating