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Stocks drop at the open on fears of a second coronavirus wave

An uptick in U.S. cases and a bleak economic forecast from the U.S. Federal Reserve are sending stocks plunging. Read…

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U.S. unemployment rate falls to 13.3% in May

News that the U.S. economy added a surprising 2.5 million jobs last month is evidence that the employment collapse due…

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More seniors expected to turn to reverse mortgages due to COVID-19

Financial difficulties for older Canadians and concerns about long-term care homes could generate new demand for reverse mortgages. Read More…

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ANALYSIS: A looming coronavirus debt crisis could swamp Canadian households

Experts say the single biggest risk to the global economy before the coronavirus pandemic was household debt. That risk is…

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Dividend stocks have stumbled amid COVID-19: What does that mean for investors?

So far, top Canadian dividends funds aren’t living up to their reputation. Read More source

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What do the new CMHC rules mean for homebuyers?

The policy change will lower some homebuyers’ purchasing power. Read More source

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Canada’s unemployment rate reaches record 13.7%

It’s the highest jobless rate since comparable record-keeping began in 1976. Read More source

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COVID-19 refunds: What to know about credit card chargebacks

From flights to weddings, here’s what the rules are for reversing a charge on your credit card. Read More source

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Bank of Canada keeps key rate at 0.25%, upgrades economic forecast

Canada’s central bank said the impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic on the global economy appears to have peaked. Read…

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U.S. weekly jobless claims stay above 2 million despite reopenings

Analysts are watching the jobless claims data for signs of how fast — or slow — the recovery will be.…

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Cirque founder Guy Laliberté abandons legal challenge over tax bill for 2009 space flight

Guy Laliberté was trying to avoid having to pay tax on the $41.8-million bill that accompanied his space trip, by…

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From AC units to patio decor: 6 ways to upgrade your COVID-19 summer

It’s OK to use some money to improve your summer, says one financial planner — but you need a system…

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Canada Revenue Agency braces for June 1 tax deadline after fielding nearly 3 million calls

Employees and management at the agency are navigating through urgent COVID-19-related programs in the midst of a major labour dispute.…

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Crude oil prices see their best month on record, surging 88%

The Canadian dollar traded for 72.53 cents US compared with 72.65 cents US on Thursday. Read More source

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Could COVID-19 hold a silver lining for renters?

Across Canada, average rents for condos and rental apartments are falling, data shows. Read More source

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Canadian GDP dropped 8% in the first quarter, StatCan says

It’s the worst showing since 2009, but the data is better than economists expected. Read More source

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TD, CIBC report massive profit drops amid COVID-19

Payment deferral programs are weighing down the banks’ financial performance. Read More source

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Coronavirus: What does Banff look like without international tourism?

Banff, as a town, was created to serve tourists visiting the national park. So, what happens when a global pandemic…

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