You will never have another chance to lock in your mortgage at 0.84 percent. Take it now

Looks like homeowners have been warned to set their mortgage rates – “before it’s too late” – for about a decade. Professional brokers, of course, have every interest in encouraging their clients to remortgage, or even switch from an expensive fixed-term contract to a cheaper new one, so you have …

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Opinion: The Canadian cannabis industry has not been the source of profit promised to investors. Here’s how to improve it

Alison Gordon is the former CEO and Founder of 48North Cannabis Corp., and Co-Founder of Other People’s Pot in-store agency. Cannabis plants grow inside the Thrive Cannabis production facility in Simcoe, Ontario on Tuesday, April 13, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS / Tara Walton Tara Walton / The Canadian Press Canada’s …

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FTC sends over 700 letters ahead of potential crackdown on unfair and misleading opinions and approvals

The Federal Trade Commission warned more than 700 companies this week with letters in which it addressed “illegal practices relating to the use of endorsements and testimonials.” In recently sent letters, a template of which was released on Wednesday, the FTC alerted companies ranging from luxury brands and well-known conglomerates …

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Brazil’s central bank sells $ 1 billion in surprise currency swap auction

SAO PAULO, Oct. 13 (Reuters) – Brazil’s central bank sold $ 1 billion in currency swaps in a surprise auction on Wednesday afternoon, and later announced it would hold another sale Thursday, seeking to boost the local currency for nearly six months. . The central bank said it sold the …

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Five tools for managing interest rate risk

Fixed income investors have a handful of tools to navigate the expected bumpy road, says Terry Moore, vice president of T. Rowe Price Group Inc. and portfolio specialist in the fixed income division of the society. In a white paper on the industry, Moore and his team recently outlined five …

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Hertz interim CEO could get a big paycheck

Text size A Hertz office in New York. Cindy Ord / Getty Images Hertz Global Holdings Interim CEO Mark Fields is expected to earn $ 13 million to run the company for a likely period of less than six months, according to a regulatory filing. The company agreed to grant …

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UP consumer panel fines airlines Rs 85.5 lakh

Lucknow: The National Consumer Appeal Board in Lucknow ordered IndiGo airlines to pay Rs 85.5 lakh in compensation and damages to plaintiff Vinay Shankar Tiwari for lack of service and unfair business practices. Commission member Rajendra Singh, in his order, stated that IndiGo was to pay Rs 35 lakh as …

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Elon Musk is now the richest person in the world

Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon (AMZN), follows Musk with a net worth of $ 191.6 billion. Musk tweeted a second-place medal to Bezos earlier today. Thanks to both Musk’s Tesla shares and his controlling stake in private company SpaceX, where he is CEO, Musk has amassed vast wealth. Musk has …

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Avis and Hertz Stock jumped. Why the rally can continue.

Text size People line up at the Avis rental car in Miami International Airport in Florida. Joe Raedle / Getty Images The car rental industry has become one of the hottest sectors of the stock market in recent times as investors take a more optimistic view of what one analyst …

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Florida delegation urges Joe Biden to protect Florida farmers from unfair trading practices

Last week the United States Senator Marco Rubio, R-Fla., Led members of the Florida congressional delegation in a letter to President Joe Biden urging the administration to protect Florida’s seasonal fruit and vegetable growers from unfair business competition. United States joined Rubio Senator Rick Scott, R-Fla., And US Representatives Gus …

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