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Carrick on money: When the taxman attacks

The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.

When the taxman attacks
A review of some of the penalties the Canada Revenue Agency can hit you with if you file late or don't pay what you owe on time.

Watch out for falling fees
A look at the fee-cutting trend in Canada's exchange-traded fund market.

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Despots, crooks and tycoons
A list of 11 of the richest people in history.

Tax dollars fly out the window
Canadians who live near the U.S. border have been saving a bundle by flying out of cities like Buffalo, N.Y. But there's a cost to the Canadian economy, as you'll read here.

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Personal Finance Columnist

Rob Carrick has been writing about personal finance, business and economics for close to 20 years. He joined The Globe and Mail in late 1996 as an investment reporter and has been personal finance columnist since November 1998. Rob's personal finance columns appear in The Globe on Tuesday and Thursday, and his Portfolio Strategy column for investors appears on Saturday. More


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