Car loans, new mortgage changes & the latest on rates: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP
From drivers taking too long to pay off their car loans, to a recall for remote engine starters that most Canadians who own them probably aren't even aware of, it was a busy week in business news. Jacqueline Hansen gets you caught up in our weekly video recap.Sitting, the 'new smoking,' is killing us and costing the economy billions
Spending the day sitting at your desk and the evening in front of the TV? You could be hurting your health and costing the economy a lot of money, according to a new study.Ford picks Mexico over Windsor for engine plant, union says
Ford Motor Co. has decided to not invest in its existing engine plant in Windsor, Ont., according to the union representing employees there.Digital wallets make it too easy to blow your budget, experts say
The trend of digital wallets making things easier than ever to buy is becoming increasingly popular with consumers, and setting off alarm bells for some advisers who say it amplifies the risk for Canadians to unknowingly blow past their monthly budgets.Lululemon charity pact with Dalai Lama draws fire
Lululemon has landed in hot water with some after announcing a charitable partnership linking the Canadian retailer with Tibetan leader the Dalai Lama.Gluten-free market booming, but researchers aren't sold
Millions of Canadians opt for gluten-free products, but CBC Marketplace found that some scientists are skeptical about the way these products are marketed.