TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – August 24

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – Aug 24 United States Another turbulent week in global financial markets, as renewed fears of a weakening Chinese economy and uncertainty surrounding the timing of rate liftoff were top of mind for investors. With risk-off sentiment prevailing, U.S. equities ended the week on the back foot, with the S&P 500 …
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Edward Jones Weekly Update – Aug 24

Gen-Xers Face Retirment Challenge If you're part of “Generation X,” it's time to get serious about retirement planning. Or if you have children who are Gen-Xers, why not help ensure their retirement planning is on the right track? Members of Gen-X-loosely defined as those born between 1965 and 1980-may still have plenty of time before …
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Edward Jones Weekly Update – Aug 17

Three Ways to Use Life Insurance for Charitable Giving Many people are motivated to give to charities whose work is important to them.   Using life insurance solutions for charitable giving can be an effective strategy that can help you support registered charities of your choice.   There are various ways to use life insurance …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – Aug 17

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – Aug 17 United States After holding the Renminbi-USD exchange rate relatively steady for the past few years, China lowered the midpoint of the daily trading range of the RMB relative to the USD by 1.9% on Tuesday. This was the largest one-day change since 1993. By week’s end, the renminbi …
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Adam Mills Team Real Estate Market Update – August 2015

August Newsletter Summary: July 2015 saw 1,436 homes sell in Ottawa, a decrease of 0.3% from July 2014. The average sale price in July 2015 for a home in Ottawa was $394,889, an increase of 4.5% over July 2014. Average “Cumulative Days on Market” in Ottawa is 76. Also read about “Royal LePage’s view on …
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Edward Jones Weekly Update – Aug 10

What Can Investors Learn From Gardeners Summer is here. If you’re a gardener, you’re probably outside daily tending to your flowers, fruits or vegetables. But even if you don’t have a green thumb, you can still take advantage of the season by “planting the seeds” for the growth of another valuable piece of property — …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – Aug 10

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – Aug 10 United States The divergence in performance between domestic and eternally oriented sectors of the American economy was on full display this week. While the ISM non-manufacturing index showed the fastest acceleration in activity in a decade (up 4.3 points to 60.3), the manufacturing index fell 0.8 points (to …
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