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What will change after cannabis is legalized on October 17?

Posted on 16 October 2018

Recreational cannabis will officially become legal in Canada this week. On Wednesday (October 17), legalized marijuana retail outlets will be able open their doors without fear of the cops pouncing and Canadians will be able to legally buy and consume the drug. So, what immediate changes can be expected in the legal market after October 17? “There will be a buzz. Lots of people will be i ...

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National Bank of Canada launches new personal banking transaction site

Posted on 15 October 2018

Montreal-based National Bank of Canada has launched a new transaction website for personal banking clients. According to a September 19th, 2018 media release, the newly redesigned website was specifically designed to allow clients to view all of their bank accounts in a single location, rather than needing to click through to separate pages for each account. The transaction site redesign ...

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How criminals used Canada's casinos to launder millions

Posted on 15 October 2018

The briefing took place just a few days after David Eby began his new job as British Columbia’s attorney general – and it began a warning. “Get ready,” Eby remembers being told by casino regulators in the western Canadian province. “I think we are going to blow your mind.” What they showed him was footage of individuals wheeling suitcases stuffed with $20 bills into casinos. Ot ...

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The lost art of concentration: being distracted in a digital world

Posted on 15 October 2018

It is difficult to imagine life before our personal and professional worlds were so dominated and “switched on” via smartphones and the other devices that make us accessible and, crucially, so easily distractible and interruptible every second of the day. This constant fragmentation of our time and concentration has become the new normal, to which we have adapted with ease, but the ...

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RBC Prepares to Blaze Trail With New Bail-In Eligible Bonds

Posted on 15 October 2018

Royal Bank of Canada is getting ready to sell the country’s first bail-in eligible senior securities. The bank held a call with fixed-income investors Tuesday to discuss the legal framework for the securities, according to people who had access to the call. Canadian lenders will be able to start issuing the new securities after Sept. 23, when the bail-in framework is officially pu ...

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This Plus-Size Blogger Is Urging Fashion Brands to #MakeMySize

Posted on 03 October 2018

The fashion industry has seen more inclusivity and body diversity in campaigns and runways than ever before. Sadly, most of this representation is yet to be translated to plus-sized clothing options in stores. Seeing curvy women on ads is impressive, beautiful and goes a long way towards representation, but it isn’t the same as walking into a store and seeing all sorts of option in inclusiv ...

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This Plus-Size Blogger Is Urging Fashion Brands to #MakeMySize

Posted on 03 October 2018

The fashion industry has seen more inclusivity and body diversity in campaigns and runways than ever before. Sadly, most of this representation is yet to be translated to plus-sized clothing options in stores. Seeing curvy women on ads is impressive, beautiful and goes a long way towards representation, but it isn’t the same as walking into a store and seeing all sorts of option in inclusiv ...

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New Company Expands to Canada, Entrepreneurs Dream -- Opportunities For Self-Motivated Freelancers

Posted on 21 September 2018

TORONTO, Canada, 19 September 2018 – AdvoCare launches expansion to Canada with brand new opportunities for Canadian entrepreneurs who would like to help other Canadians pursue good nutrition and a healthy lifestyle while earning additional income. For the first time in 25 years, AdvoCare ventures outside of the United States, reaching out to potential independent contractors in Canada.  O ...

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New Company Expands to Canada, Entrepreneurs Dream -- Opportunities For Self-Motivated Freelancers

Posted on 21 September 2018

TORONTO, Canada, 19 September 2018 – AdvoCare launches expansion to Canada with brand new opportunities for Canadian entrepreneurs who would like to help other Canadians pursue good nutrition and a healthy lifestyle while earning additional income. For the first time in 25 years, AdvoCare ventures outside of the United States, reaching out to potential independent contractors in Canada.  O ...

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Brands Are Paying In Fluencers $75K to Trash Their Competitors

Posted on 13 September 2018

According to a report, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has been cracking down on Instagram influencers over the past three years. They are forcing them to disclose brand partnership and sponc on with a simple hashtag ((#ad or #paid are preferred) or built-in branded partner ID tools. Despite all that, business is still a success. Even teens are getting a piece of the sponcon “pie. ...