January 30, 2015
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Is There Any Point in Saving Money Anymore With These New Bank Fees?

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Thanks to the government of Canada (and most other governments around the world) pushing interest rates to very low levels, there appears to be no point in saving money. Banks pay zero interest on a typical savings account, and GICs aren't much better. What's the point of saving?

Canada's Economy Shrinks

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Shake Shack Soars In First Few Minutes Of Trading

Shake Shack
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U.S. Economy Slows, But Still Better Than Canada's

Obama
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This CEO Just Lost A Fist Fight At A TD Bank Conference

Clive Johnson B2gold
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Public Sector Workers Have Right To Strike: Top Court

Public Sector Union Saskatchewan
CP

Cancelling Census Damaged Canada: Profs

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Why Has Ikea Succeeded In Canada When Others Have Failed?

Home Hunting? Bad Credit? Not A Problem..

Mortgage
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MORE JOB CUTS

Cibc
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Spending Cuts Help Shrink Deficit

Joe Oliver
CP

Canada's Telecoms Are Losing Subscribers .. So They're Hiking Prices

Angry Man Paying Bills
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Here's How Fast The U.S. Pot Industry Is Growing, In 5 Charts

Marijuana Smiling
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U.S. Senate Passes Keystone Bill, Defies Obama Veto Threat

Barack Obama
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New Jersey Went On A Porn Binge During Winter Storm Juno

Internet Porn
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A Win For Net Neutrality: CRTC Smacks Down Bell, Videotron

Jean Pierre Blais Crtc
CP

Soon, Not Even 1 Percent Of Fortune 500 Companies Will Have Black CEOs

Don Thompson
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Seven Seconds Cost Quebecer $13.5-Million Jackpot

Loto Quebec
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And The Latest Retailer To Close All Its Stores Is...

Jones New York
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Canadians Will See U.S. Super Bowl Ads, CRTC Rules

Super Bowl
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Tim Hortons Reveals How Many People It Has Laid Off

Tim Hortons Timbits
CP

Keystone: Not That Bad For Climate, Not That Great For Economy

Keystone Pipeline
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Millions Lost As Medical Pot Approvals Fizzle

Marijuana
Joe O'Connal

Loonie Plunges Through 80 Cents In Biggest 2-Year Drop Ever

Loonie
AP

Amazon To Launch An Email Service

Amazon Email
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McDonald's CEO Steps Down

Mcdonalds Ceo
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Keystone, Meet The Grouse Wars

Lesser Prairie Chicken
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Numbers Contradict Tories' Low Tax Claims: Liberals

Stephen Harper
CP

NDP Tax Plan Would 'Make The Rich Richer': Economist

Thomas Mulcair
CP

REVEALED: Canadian Cyber-Dragnet Tracks Millions Of Downloads

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Comcast Changes Customer's Name To 'A**hole Brown'

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Why Alibaba Stock Is Tanking

Alibaba
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Top 10 Signs Your Car Needs Repair

Breakdown
Autoblog

Oops: Job Growth Even Worse Than Reported, StatsCan Says

Unemployment Canada June 2013

Mercer: Joe Oliver's Brain ‘Melting In Full-Blown Panic'

Rick Mercer Rant Polls

Canada's Workforce At Lowest Level In 14 Years

Unemployment Canada
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Target Canada's Totally Unfair 'Severance' Plan

Brian Cornell Target
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Tories Won't Slay Deficit This Year If Oil Prices Stay This Low: PBO

Jean Denis Frechette
CP

Watch Tesla's 'Insane' Mode Totally Freak People Out

Tesla
DragTimes

Scraping Ice Off Your Car Could Soon Be A Thing Of The Past

Neverfrost
CP

Realtors Offer Cash To Keep People From Buying Homes On Their Own

Real Estate Agent
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Middle Earners Will Get The Least From Tories' Family Tax Cuts

Stephen Harper Budget Surplus
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..And Here Comes The Latest Mortgage Rate War

Rbc Advisors Forged Signatures

As Canadians Search For Way Out Of Debt, BoC Drags Them Back In

Debt
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As Tuitions Soar, Students Renting Selves To 'Sugar Daddies'

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The Sun May Be Setting On 'Fox News North'

Sun News Petition Mandatory Carriage
Sun News

Is A Family Earning $120K 'Middle Class'? Feds Think So

Family House
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And The Best Job In America Is...

Physician Assistant
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