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How to generate a tax-efficient income

In the early 1980s, financial planners often had a general rule of thumb that the amount you had in low risk investments, such as bonds and guaranteed investment certificates (GICs), should equal your age.

New iPhone could boost U.S. GDP: analyst

The next generation iPhone, which Apple Inc. plans to release this week, could not only boost the tech giant's bottom line but could give a significant boost to the overall U.S. economy.
Bell takes aim at Netflix with Canadian alternative

Bell takes aim at Netflix with Canadian alternative

CRTC questions timing as Astral hearings begin

Building permits

The total value of building permits issued in Greater Victoria was $49.9 million in July, an improvement over a slow June, when permits totalling $41.1 million were taken out. That number, however, is down from the $60.

New Thai eatery

The newest entry into Victoria's Thai cuisine market has opened its doors in Cadboro Bay. Thai Lemongrass opened its doors and its small patio Friday, offering what it calls an authentic and traditional Thai menu.

Tuition as medical expense

Private school can be an expensive proposition for many parents.

TSX up over plan to lower eurozone costs

Mining stocks led the way to a strong showing on the Toronto stock market Friday amid general relief over a plan to lower eurozone borrowing costs. The S&P/TSX composite index jumped 128.28 points to 12,268.

Recycling plan

London Drugs has introduced recycling collection boxes for beauty-product packaging and chocolate wrappers at all 75 of their stores. The recycling program is in partnership with TerraCycle, Garnier and Nestlé.

Nokia smartphones hit market in November

Nokia will start selling its new smartphone, potentially its last chance to break into the most profitable part of the mobile-phone market and secure its future, in November, sources at European telecoms operators said on Friday.
Elk Lake Restaurant closing

Elk Lake Restaurant closing

For 30 years, it's been a family kind of place
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