Five pieces of advice from the man who brought investing to regular people

John C. Bogle, founder of the Vanguard Group of Investment Cos., died on Wednesday.AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File John C. Bogle, who died on Wednesday, is widely seen as having changed how ordinary people invest their money. His firm, the Vanguard Group of Investment Cos., which grew to have US$4.9 trillion under management, was built on

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Milton Friedman is right, profit is a company’s only purpose

In his inimitable way, and with a Canadian union twist, Jerry Dias is on a mini-crusade to overturn the foundations of modern corporate capitalism. As the president of Unifor ratchets up his actions against General Motors Co. over its plan to close the automaker’s Oshawa, Ont., assembly plant, he is deploying some of the ideas from



Five things you should know before you start your work day on Jan. 24

The star attraction of Campobello Island is Roosevelt Campobello International Park, 1,134-hectares centred around the family cottage of former president Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor.Kevin Bissett/The Canadian Press Good morning! To go with your morning Tim’s, we’ve got a story today on its new top management team and solid results; we’ve got stock