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Checking up on Kyoto

Jeff Tyler | Dec 11, 2006
Nine years ago today in Kyoto, Japan, more than 150 countries committed to reduce green house gas emissions. One solution widely touted at the time was a trading system for carbon credits. Jeff Tyler looks at whether it's lived up to expectations.
Posted In: Canada

Shell gives in to Russia

Stephen Beard | Dec 11, 2006
Shell has offered to give up control of a $22 billion oil and gas project in Russia after months of pressure from the Kremlin. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Canada

Pinochet's economic legacy

Dan Grech | Dec 11, 2006
Former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet died Sunday at age 91. Many have criticized his brutal regime, but he leaves behind a tremendously successful economic legacy. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Canada

What holiday bonus?

| Dec 8, 2006
Fewer workers are collecting holiday cash bonuses these days. Some folks will be treated to small token gifts -- so is that better than nothing? Hillary Wicai reports.
Posted In: Jobs

Secret philanthropist

| Dec 8, 2006
Half of all charitable donations are made during the holiday season. Amy Radil profiles a donor who gives in secret.
Posted In: Charity

Holiday office party dos and don'ts

| Dec 8, 2006
Before you make merry at your holiday office gathering, take a listen to this party primer by the Marketplace Players.

Real-life Pursuit of Happyness

| Dec 8, 2006
Hollywood is buzzing about the new Will Smith movie. He plays a man who overcomes homelessness and single fatherhood to become a financial success. Seems like a modern fairytale . . . except it's all true. It's based on the real life of Chris Gardner.

Redeeming advice for frequent fliers

| Dec 8, 2006
Travel isn't the only thing you can buy with your miles, but which rewards give you the best value? Kai talks to Tim Winship, the co-founder of Frequentfliers.com.

Mutual fund review

| Dec 8, 2006
Small caps gained. Emerging markets sputtered. FTN's Chris Low reviews the year in mutual funds.
Posted In: Investing

Mailbag for Friday, December 8, 2006

| Dec 8, 2006
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers your burning money questions. This week, advice on applying for a job with a poor credit score, teaching kids about money and withdrawing money from a retirement account.

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