Locking in your mortgage could save you money, but it depends on your plans

Homeowners with variable-rate mortgages have seen their rates rise over the past year as the Bank of Canada has raised…

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Clean up of wind and solar sites won’t land at Alberta farmers’ feet

With a growing number of wind and solar developments studding Alberta’s landscape, the province has enshrined new rules that ensure…

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Canada introduces new surtaxes to curb flood of steel imports

The federal government says it is imposing new surtaxes on some foreign steel to head off the threat of dumping.…

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Owner of Sobeys, FreshCo, Foodland, IGA, Price Chopper buying Ontario grocery chain Farm Boy for $800M

The parent company of grocery chain Sobeys Inc. says it has reached a deal to acquire food retailer Farm Boy…

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RCMP and privacy commissioner probe alleged NCIX data breach

The RCMP and Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of British Columbia are investigating allegations of a possible data breach involving the bankrupt…

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John Hancock will sell life insurance only to people who use fitness trackers

John Hancock, one of the oldest and largest North American life insurers, will stop underwriting traditional life insurance and instead…

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U.S. reclaims title as world’s No. 1 oil producer

The United States may have reclaimed the title of the world’s biggest oil producer sooner than expected. The U.S. Energy…

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Canada’s concession on dairy not enough to seal NAFTA deal, U.S. economists say

There’s been growing calls from both sides of the border for Canada to make concessions on its protected dairy sector in…

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Nike’s Colin Kaepernick campaign a sign big brands think the future is liberal: Don Pittis

What if you went to an alt-right rally and had nothing to wear but a hat? As chaos at the…

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DSW Inc. to close Town Shoes brand and 38 stores in Canada by January

DSW Inc. says it will shutter its Town Shoes Ltd. brand and close all of its stores. The Ohio-based shoe…

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