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What to budget for groceries and how to bring the supermarket bill down

What to budget for groceries and how to bring the supermarket bill down

Two often-cited rules of personal finance dictate that 10 per cent of income should go to savings, and that no more than 30 per cent should go to housing.

Fed raises rates for 3rd time this year with 1 more expected

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve signalled its confidence Wednesday in the U.S.

Canopy Growth shareholders approve $5-billion Constellation investment

SMITHS FALLS, Ont. — Canopy Growth Corp. says its shareholders have approved a $5-billion investment in the cannabis company by Constellation Brands Inc. The Smiths Falls, Ont.

Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

DETROIT — General Motors is moving its Cadillac brand headquarters from New York back to Michigan, four years after heading to the big city to become more cosmopolitan.
TSX rises slightly while U.S. markets fall after interest rate hike

TSX rises slightly while U.S. markets fall after interest rate hike

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rose slightly while U.S. markets closed down after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates that reinforced the strength of the American economy. Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's comments about U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,169.28, up 9.78 points). RNC Minerals. (TSX:RNX). Metals. Up nine cents, or 12.2 per cent, to 83 cents on 46.1 million shares.
Facebook unveils Quest, its new virtual-reality headset

Facebook unveils Quest, its new virtual-reality headset

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is off to a slow start in his mission to bring virtual reality to the masses, so perhaps it's appropriate his company's next VR headset will be called Quest.
Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

DETROIT — General Motors is moving its Cadillac brand headquarters from New York back to Michigan, four years after heading to the big city to become more cosmopolitan.

Ontario government to halt minimum wage hike set to kick in next year

TORONTO — Ontario's Progressive Conservative government said it will halt a planned increase to minimum wage that was scheduled to kick in next year, following up on a promise made during the spring election campaign.

McDonald's says most burgers now preservative-free

CHICAGO — Following years of reformulating at McDonald's, most of the burgers it serves in the U.S. are now preservative-free.