Tag: Common

Seafood fraud common in Canada’s cities, Oceana Canada study finds

More than 60 per cent of seafood products tested at Montreal grocery stores and restaurants were mislabelled, according to an update of a study that tracks rates of fish food fraud in Canada. “The numbers reflect that this is an ongoing problem,” said Sayara Thurston, a seafood fraud campaigner with Oceana Canada, which conducted the…

B.C. health official wants to put common opioid in vending machines

By Camille BainsThe Canadian Press Fri., Dec. 22, 2017 VANCOUVER—Making a safe opioid available in vending machines may be the next harm reduction tool to fight the deadly overdose epidemic, says the executive medical director of the B.C. Centre for Disease Control. Dr. Mark Tyndall said he envisions a regulated system where drug users would…

Part 3 of 3: Life Insurance Buyers’ Common Q&As

Replacing your policy I currently have a life insurance policy – could I get a better price elsewhere? The short answer is yes – it is possible to get a better price. The long answer is that it depends on quite a few factors, and there’s no guarantee that your price will drop with a…

Sears Canada common shares to be delisted from TSX

Sears Canada Inc. says it has received notice that its common shares will be delisted from the Toronto Stock Exchange at the close of market on July 28. The retailer, which is restructuring under court protection from creditors, says it does not intend to appeal the decision, as its shares remain suspended from trading. Sears…

Part 1 of 3: Life Insurance Buyers’ Common Q&As

Understanding your policy’s death benefit. Q: How long does it take my beneficiaries to get my life insurance death benefit? Once the death benefit claim form and a copy of the death certificate have been received by the carrier, beneficiaries typically receive the death benefit check in two weeks. However, if the insured dies within…