Just stop it with the stop-loss orders

Just stop it with the stop-loss orders

I went to cash just before the pandemic (good) but then stayed out during the market’s big climb (bad). I started buying again last fall and am now two-thirds fully invested in high-quality dividend stocks. Here’s my question: When I buy a stock, should I be paying more attention to the stop-loss function? If so, … Read more

US Senator Warren calls House Republican leader McCarthy a ‘liar’ and traitor’ over Jan. 6 taps

US Senator Warren calls House Republican leader McCarthy a ‘liar’ and traitor’ over Jan.  6 taps

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, shown speaking at a Senate Banking Committee hearing on March 3, 2022, is slamming House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy as a ‘liar and a traitor.’Tom Williams/The Associated Press Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren is slamming Representative Kevin McCarthy as a “liar and a traitor” over recordings that show the House Republican leader … Read more

10 kg of bananas instead of 10 bananas: Unwanted substitutions, mix-ups deter online grocery shoppers

10 kg of bananas instead of 10 bananas: Unwanted substitutions, mix-ups deter online grocery shoppers

People wearing masks shop at a grocery store in Moncton, NB, on Sept. 22, 2021. Online grocery orders surged during the pandemic as Canadians heeded public health warnings to limit outings.Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press Anjali Rego doesn’t mind some online grocery order substitutions. Swap out regular tomatoes for cherry tomatoes? No problem. But other changes … Read more