Missing tax deadline can lead to benefits being cut, even for those owed refunds


Missing tax deadline can lead to benefits being cut, even for those owed refunds

MONTREAL – Canada's annual last-minute tax filing panic has ended.

Rwanda: The Police Won't Tap Your Phone, but Others Might

Focus]When recently the chamber of deputies approved a law that would allow security forces to use phone tapping to fight crime and for other security purposes, some people expressed worries about whether this might not lead to invasion of privacy.

Real estate funds lead the pack, but can it last?

The housing market may finally be coming back, with home prices rising again and mortgage rates at record lows. More >> The housing market may finally be coming back, with home prices rising again and mortgage rates at record lows.

Consumers Can't Decide Whether To Hate Or Love Smart Meters

Smart meters are said to help people see how much energy is being consumed in real-time so they know where to cut usage. A lot of consumers aren't familiar with how they work, and they're concerned the new devices would lead to higher electrici…

New PFS president warns Euro regulation will hike adviser costs

The handover of regulatory power to Europe will lead to a significant rise in regulatory costs for retail investment firms, says Personal Finance Society president Jon Everill.

Top BBC names lead news blackout in pension strike

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US lead in danger? Nobels tell a different story

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Beazer Leads Rally in Homebuilding Sector

Beazer Homes helped lead a huge rally in the homebuilder sector Friday, soaring nearly 20% after the company narrowed its quarterly loss. (24 mins ago)