September 17, 2014
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Just Because You Can Get a Big Mortgage Doesn't Mean You Should

Mortgage Shutterstock / phloxii

If you can't afford the monthly mortgage payment (and property taxes, and repairs and maintenance) your mortgage is too big. The "equity" answer is that if you have less than 10 per cent equity in your house, you are at higher risk of financial problems.

This Is Where House Prices Are Falling In Canada

House Prices Falling
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Environment Canada Given Customer Info From Telecoms

Data
Adam Gault via Getty Images

Foriegn Workers Applications Plummet

Jason Kenney
CP

Disney Coy On Whether It May Leave Canada

Disneyworld
disneyworld

TD CEO: We Need Tighter Mortgage Lending Rules

Ed Clark Td Bank
CP

Cops Hunt For Hosers Who Stole $25,000 Worth Of Beer

Beer
Top Photo Group

Apple Watch Raises New Privacy Concerns

Apple Watch Privacy
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Manufacturing Sales Hit Record

Manufacturing Canada
CP

Baird Announces New Sanctions Against Russia

John Baird
CP

This Is A Plane Loaded With 195,000 New iPhones

Iphone 6
MacRumors via Twitter

Walmart Flack Resigns After Allegedly Lying About Having College Diploma

David Tovar
Casey Rodgers/AP Images for Walmart

Timmies Demanded Commitment To Canada From Burger King

Burger King
Getty

WestJet Adds $25 Checked Baggage Fee For First Bag

Westjet Cancellations
Getty

How To Get Rid Of That U2 Album Apple Put On Your Phone

U2
Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP

McCain Onion Rings May Contain Glass

Onion Rings

Harper And Tories May Cut Taxes Sooner Than Expected

Harper Tax Cuts
CP

Trudeau Proposes EI Premiums Plan To Create 176,000 Jobs

Justin Trudeau
CP

SURPRISE! Canada's Home Prices Rise Again

Canada Housing Starts May
CP

11 Common Myths About The Technology You Use Every Day

Microwave On Fire
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'Lethal Weapon' Actor Becomes Canadian Union Member In Vancouver

Danny Glover
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Ontario Exec Takes Pay In Bitcoin

Rising Income Inequality Is Taking A Toll On U.S. State Revenues

Cash Pile
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Writers Issue Warning To Amazon

Jeff Bezos
David Ryder via Getty Images

Tesla Stock Is Plunging

Elon Musk
Bloomberg via Getty Images

Urban Outfitters Hits New Low With Blood-Stained Kent State Shirt

Kent State Urban
Urban Outfitters

Top 10 Most Affordable New Cars Of 2014

Ford Fiesta
ford fiesta

Academics Denounce Audit To 'Muzzle' Left-Leaning Think-Tank

Revenue Canada

Air Canada Approaches Pilots To Enter Contract Negotiations

Dan Lachance Air Canada
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Microsoft Is Officially Buying Minecraft

Microsoft Buying Minecraft
Microsoft

5th-Grader Begs Microsoft Not To Mess Up Minecraft

Minecraft
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Shopping Online May Actually Be Safer Than Shopping In Person

Online Shopping
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Urban Outfitters' Blood-Soaked Shirt Is Very Offensive

Urban Outfitters Blood Shirtt
Urban Outfitters

iPhone 6 Pre-Orders Break Record

Iphone 6 Plus
ASSOCIATED PRESS

As Canada Debates Pick-And-Pay TV, The U.S. Actually Gets It

Verizon Logo
Bloomberg via Getty Images

Activists Block Pipeline Business In Honour Of Cut Trees

Kinder Morgan
CP

Look Who's Paying Canada's Highest Tuitions

The Worst Economies In The World

Sanaa Yemen
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Canadians Ready To Pay For CBC, CBC Says

Hubert Lacroix Tim Casgrain Cbc
CP

Airbnb Under Fire Over New 'Share Better' Campaign

Share Better
Share Better

Tories' New Tax Credit Slammed As 'Job Killer'

Joe Oliver Climate Change

Harper Signs Controversial Trade Deal With China

Harper China Tourism

Defense Industry's New Top Lobbyist Drafted Policy For The Tories

F35
Simon Bruty via Getty Images

Next Time Someone Says Canada Is Socialist, Show Them This

Wealth Concentration Canada
Broadbent Institute

Taco Bell Owner's Next Big Thing Is Vietnamese Fast Food

Bahn Shop
Bahn Shop

Forget Weed Or Coke, Canadians Have A New Drug Problem

Pain Pills
ASSOCIATED PRESS

LOOK: What Apple Thinks Canada Looks Like

Apple Map Canada
Apple.ca

Yet Another Stunning Statistic About Alberta's Economy

Edmonton Fireworks
Design Pics / Richard Wear via Getty Images

Canadians Kept In Dark About Defective Drugs

Pills
Richard Laird via Getty Images

SNC-Lavalin's Social Media Contest Backfires Spectacularly

Snc Lavalin World Bank Suspension

RadioShack Says It's Really Desperate For Money

Radioshack
Bloomberg via Getty Images

Home That Is Basically A Bedroom On Sale For Around $500,000

England Smallest Apartment
Zoopla