Don’t buy new, fix the old: The repair business is booming

We’ve all heard the phrase, “They don’t make things like they used to.” Now a growing number of eco-minded Canadians are deciding that just

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Grand Forks turns to province, federal government for funding to buy flooded neighbourhoods

Grand Forks, B.C., wants to buy out an entire neighbourhood affected by the floods earlier this year and, despite the hefty price tag, the mayor

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Tax hike makes it pricier to buy vape products in B.C.

If you vape, expect to pay more for your products at the register in B.C.  As of Jan.1, the provincial sales tax on vaping devices

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Pembina Pipeline to buy Kinder Morgan Canada for $4.5B

Pembina Pipeline Corp. has signed a deal to buy Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. and the U.S. portion of the Cochin pipeline system in an

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Indigenous-led group submits unsolicited bid to buy Trans Mountain pipeline

Indigenous-led group Project Reconciliation has submitted a preliminary proposal to the federal government to buy the Trans Mountain pipeline. A federal government official confirmed

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Pointe-Claire pilot project offers money to residents who buy reusable hygiene products – Montreal

The City of Pointe-Claire, in Montreal’s West Island, is offering grants of up to $200 for residents who buy reusable diapers, feminine hygiene products,

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Ottawa wants to help millennials to buy homes, RBC says there is no ‘magic bullet’

With the release of the federal budget pending, there is no “magic bullet” to solve the millennial housing crisis, Royal Bank of Canada is

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GoFundMe for Trump’s border wall raises over $10M. Rival one raises $60K to ‘buy ladders’ – National

On a day when the U.S. House of Representatives approved a stop-gap measure that included $5.7 billion for a wall along the Mexican border,

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Encana to buy Newfield Exploration for US$5.5B

Encana Corp. has signed a deal to acquire Newfield Exploration Co. in an all-stock offer it said was worth about US$5.5 billion. Under the

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Parents of Humboldt Broncos players involved in bus crash urge people not to buy new book about the team

Family members of players involved in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash are harshly criticizing a new book about the hockey team and are urging

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