Allied Properties REIT explores selling assets worth $1.3-billion to ease debt woes after interest rates soar

Allied Properties REIT explores selling assets worth .3-billion to ease debt woes after interest rates soar

Michael Emory, CEO of Allied Properties REIT, stands in the lobby of offices on Adelaide in Toronto.Ashley Hutcheson/The Globe and Mail Office property owner Allied Properties REIT AP-UN-T is considering the sale of its data-centre portfolio, a deal that would help the commercial landlord pay down debt as it retools for a new era of … Read more

Why I’m adding more Telus and BCE to my dividend portfolio

Why I’m adding more Telus and BCE to my dividend portfolio

I’ve accumulated nearly $1,700 of cash in my model portfolio. Now, it’s time to put some of that money to work. If you’re lazy like me, the nice thing about dividend investing is that it’s largely a passive exercise. Once you buy the stocks, the dividends roll in every quarter – or every month in … Read more

CP24 anchor Patricia Jaggernauth launches human rights complaint against Bell Media

CP24 anchor Patricia Jaggernauth launches human rights complaint against Bell Media

TORONTO — Longtime on-air television personality and CP24 weather specialist Patricia Jaggernauth has filed a complaint with the Canadian Human Rights Commission against Bell Media, alleging systemic discrimination throughout her 11-year career. Jaggernauth’s complaint, launched on Wednesday and first reported by CBC, makes allegations of discrimination based on race, gender and disability by Bell, her … Read more

Bell to buy Distributel, the latest industry acquisition

Bell to buy Distributel, the latest industry acquisition

Ottawa-based telecom Distributel is the latest independent internet service provider to be acquired by market giant Bell Canada BCE-T. In a statement late Friday, the companies said the deal would support Distributel’s growth strategy in the residential and business segments for internet services. Bell said the acquisition will further its efforts to provide customers with … Read more

Back-to-school is prime time to get a better phone plan. Here’s what to know – National

Back-to-school is prime time to get a better phone plan.  Here’s what to know – National

Canadians looking to cut line items from the household budget as inflation bites would be wise to try trimming down their mobile phone bills during the back-to-school season, according to some experts. Stephen Clark, senior writer at price comparator WhistleOut, says that back-to-school is one of the three times of the year that wireless rate … Read more

Back-to-school is prime time to get a better phone plan. Here’s what to know – National

Back-to-school is prime time to get a better phone plan.  Here’s what to know – National

Canadians looking to cut line items from the household budget as inflation bites would be wise to try trimming down their mobile phone bills during the back-to-school season, according to some experts. Stephen Clark, senior writer at price comparator WhistleOut, says that back-to-school is one of the three times of the year that wireless rate … Read more

Strange Radio Sources in Distant Galaxy Cluster Defy Our Understanding

Strange Radio Sources in Distant Galaxy Cluster Defy Our Understanding

The Universe is literate with galaxy clusters – huge structures piled up at the intersections of the cosmic web. A single cluster can span millions of light-years across and be made up of hundreds, or even thousands, of galaxies. However, these galaxies represent only a few percent of a cluster’s total mass. About 80 percent … Read more