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How to Know If You’re Ready To Buy a House

There’s a reason why most people equate buying a home with settling down. Buying a home generally means your life is stable, your job isn’t in danger and you’re probably married or in a serious relationship. If you’ve reached this stage of adulthood, it means you likely have an idea of what you want out…

Debit, credit card spending reflects slowing retail sales: Report

A pull back in credit and debit card spending across Canada continued in the second quarter of 2018, with growth of 3.3 per cent marking the lowest quarterly increase in nearly four years, according to a report by payments processor Moneris. The results come amid high household debt and rising interest rates, and mirror recent…

Lowe: What the Kawhi Leonard trade means for Raptors, Spurs and NBA

2:00 PM ET At the end of a mid-December practice last season, the five highest-ranking members of Toronto’s brain trust called DeMar DeRozan into the office of Masai Ujiri, Toronto’s president of basketball operations, for something of an intervention. “I didn’t know what the hell was going on,” DeRozan told ESPN a few months later.…