Friday has arrived, lets open up the weekend open topic discussion and news round-up. Here are a few stories I’ve noticed this week:
–Olympic Security costs quintiple to $1 billion
–“Buy American” rule in stimulus package worries Harper
–Good time to bet on the loonie?
–IMF skeptical about Canadian governments rosy forecast
–Deep, long recession predicted by CME CEO
–A 42% mortgage rate on failed MacKenzie mill?
–Record number getting jobless benefits in US
–US New home sales fall to record low
–Hyundai offers job loss assurance on new cars
So what are you seeing out there? Post your news, links and anecdotes here and have an excellent weekend!
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