Problems with credit card insurance and checking juice labels: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get…

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Medical cannabis patients anxious and fearful over supply shortages

Can’t find any weed to buy for a party this weekend? Don’t complain. Canadians who use cannabis for medical reasons…

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How much do we owe, and what are we doing about it?

This story is part of a series we’re calling Debt Nation, looking at the state of consumer debt in Canada.…

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Bank of Canada raises interest rate to 1.75%

The Bank of Canada has raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter point for the fifth time since last…

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Long-term loans: The fuel that’s powering Canadian car sales

This story is part of a series we’re calling Debt Nation looking at the state of consumer debt in Canada.…

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B.C. billionaire Chip Wilson uses his backside to sell ‘unauthorized story’ of Lululemon

While there may be many chapters in the two-decade story of apparel company Lululemon Athletica Inc., founder Chip Wilson has looked to one…

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Brian Mulroney joins board of directors of New York-based pot company

Former prime minister Brian Mulroney is joining the board of directors of an American cannabis company. Acreage Holdings, one of…

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U.S. Sears files for bankruptcy protection amid plunging sales, massive debt

Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. Sears once dominated…

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