U.S. debt default
Buffett is a renowned investor who leads the Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate. He appeared Wednesday on CNBC. Buffett said
The bank's president, Jim Yong Kim, says there is a danger of rising interest rates and slower growth. Speaking Saturday
The U.S. government shutdown has had an interesting side effect for Canada: It has held out the promise of lower mortgage
The debt crisis may be happening south of the border, but it's front of mind for many Canadians. On Wednesday, HuffPost Canada's
At the end of the day there is nothing sacred about that AAA stamp on Washington IOUs. Since the popular press has done a good job in linking the Aug. 2 deadline with the future of the U.S. credit rating, many believe that getting a debt authorization increase by this date will protect it. That would be naïve.
Most experts agree that the likelihood of a U.S. debt default is slim. But if it happens, average Canadians could experience