Finance

The real reason people fail to save enough for retirement — and what you can do to limit the damage

Perhaps as important as how much you need to save to retire is an understanding of the things that prevent people from saving enough in the first place — despite their best intentions.Illustration by Chloe Cushman/National Post files While there are conflicting opinions on whether Canadians are saving enough for retirement, there is no doubt […]

Millennials are no different from their baby boomer parents — they’re just poorer

Does rent control stifle construction? Until there’s more data, the jury’s still out

Canadians should start thinking outside the box to boost their investment returns

Real Estate

Doug Ford gets an A- from CFIB for cutting red tape for small businesses

Doug Ford, Ontario's premierCole Burston/Bloomberg Ontario Premier Doug Ford is one of the four “red tape crusaders” to be honoured with Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses’ (CFIB) Golden Scissors Award. The award is given every year to a politician, public servant or government that eliminates unnecessary bureaucracy standing in the way of small businesses. This […]

From catch to kitchen: Entrepreneurs reel in data on seafood supply chain

Harry Potter will help kids learn to code with U.K. startup Kano

One of the largest tech-company launchers in the country is a relatively unknown entity

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Real Estate

Doug Ford gets an A- from CFIB for cutting red tape for small businesses

Doug Ford, Ontario's premierCole Burston/Bloomberg Ontario Premier Doug Ford is one of the four “red tape crusaders” to be honoured with Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses’ (CFIB) Golden Scissors Award. The award is given every year to a politician, public servant or government that eliminates unnecessary bureaucracy standing in the way of small businesses. This […]

BP scales back exploration plans off Nova Scotia, gives up half its offshore area

It could be worse: An optimist’s guide to investing in 2019

From catch to kitchen: Entrepreneurs reel in data on seafood supply chain

Business

BP scales back exploration plans off Nova Scotia, gives up half its offshore area

The Seadrill West Aquarius drilling platform is shown in this undated handout photo. BP Canada is scaling back its oil and gas exploration plans off the coast of Nova Scotia, giving up half the offshore area included in its exploration licence.HO / THE CANADIAN PRESS HALIFAX — BP Canada is scaling back its oil and […]

Goldman says rich people will drag down the U.S. economy this year

Sears to stay in business after Eddie Lampert’s hedge fund wins bankruptcy auction

Children’s clothing retailer Gymboree files for bankruptcy again, will close 800 stores