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Doing These 4 Things Will Make You Happier, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

The 5 best countries in the world for first-time home buyers

However, the situation is improving faster in some countries than others.<p>Relocation firm MoveHub has compiled a ranking of the fastest-improving countries to buy a first home, by cross-referencing projected salary progression against property price increases in the last year.<p>The property data used …

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7 Creative hobbies that will make you smarter & productive

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

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Why Canada’s Oil Industry May Never Be the Same

Never is a long time. The dictionary definition is, “at no time in the past or future; on no occasion; not ever.” In the volatile oil and gas …

Wealth secrets of the one per cent: How the super-rich became uber rich

’Let us assume, dear reader, that you are interested in one thing, and one thing only: obtaining a vast fortune.” So begins economist Sam Wilkin’s …

On sale now: Canada’s gold reserves

There's gold and silver on sale on the Toronto stock market, courtesy of an unusual source: the government of Canada.<p>The Royal Canadian Mint has issued two exchange-traded receipts, one representing a weight of gold, the other a weight of silver, that are currently trading for less than the market …