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The Rent is Too Damned High: Stop Stopping Condos!

Driving through mid-town the other day I caught a sign that said “Stop the Alaska Condo”. Not knowing anything about it I looked it up and was met with an inspiring, modern design to replace 28 family units with 130 new units of housing around Yonge and Strathgowan. The Proposed Alaska Condo Of course there […]

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Is the Internet Making Business Weirder?

If there is any doubt about whether the internet is changing how we do business I think it is best summed up in the above chart from Statista.com, which highlights both how Amazon continues to grow its sales while simultaneously losing money. The point here is not to criticize Amazon’s business practices. Its an enormously […]

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Taking a Second Look at Europe

One of the benefits of being a financial advisor is the occasional one-on-one meeting you get with Portfolio Mangers (PM) and the opportunities to pick their brains. This week began for me by sitting down with AGF manager Richard McGrath, a PM based in Dublin who helps manage some global and european funds. This was […]

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Don’t Panic About the US Government Shutdown

The US Government is shutting down. We don’t like it, but we feel that it is better for this shutdown to happen rather than defaulting on their debt. Watch our video to find out more.

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