Stock Market Crash

The World's Richest People Just Lost $182 Billion

Bloomberg/HuffPost Canada | Posted 08.24.2015 | Canada Business

The stock market rout gripping the world last week and today is bad news for just about anyone who uses money, but when the value of assets collapses,...

Canadian Stocks ‘In Severe Correction Territory'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.20.2015 | Canada Business

If your savings are tied up to any degree in Canadian stocks, you may want to take a look at your stock portfolio. Soon. Canada’s stock markets a...

Stock Market Selloff: No One Knows How Deep This Rabbit Hole Goes

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Stock markets are likely in for more volatility this week as traders wonder if sharp gains at the end of last week signal an end to what wou...

Stocks Are Back, Baby

CP | Posted 10.16.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market snapped a vicious, four-session losing run Thursday with a solid triple-digit advance as bargain hunters moved in...

Why You'll Probably Read This Bad-News Story About The Markets

CBC | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada Business

Why do we like market scare stories so much? On a day when U.S. job numbers offer more proof of an economic recovery, it seems strange at first that i...

How the Rich and Famous Can Teach Us to Save

Deborah Nixon | Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada Business
Deborah Nixon

Those who have seen the documentary Queen of Versailles usually laugh at the outrageous lifestyle of David and Jacky Siegal, a billionaire and his trophy wife. The film begins in 2008, before the market crash. The economic downturn froze the construction of their incredible 90,000 sq ft mansion in Florida. But we can learn from them. What kids and adults need are some lessons in the lost art of budgeting, living within your means and learning not to spend what you don't have.