I turned $5,000 into $130,000 in Four Months. A Rags to Lower Middle Class Story. By Roy Berger

I turned $5,000 into $130,000 in Four Months.  A Rags to Lower Middle Class Story.  By Roy Berger

APRIL 11, 2021 – Okay. Okay. Let me tell this story or at least the germ of it.  About five years ago. At the time, I was what, fifty-eight, fifty-nine, fifty something? I had lost it all.  Again. For what, the fifth, sixth time? Very nice. My last five-year plan led to the obscene criminal behaviour of […]

How to Make Ends Meet If You Don’t Qualify for CRB

How to Make Ends Meet If You Don’t Qualify for CRB

It can be a difficult experience when money is tight, and there are many situations that can throw you in financial distress. For instance, you could be laid off, your salary may be reduced, or your business may be struggling. However, there are some options available for those who feel they have hit a wall. […]

What Credit Card Type is Right for You? 021918

What Credit Card Type is Right for You?  021918

Clients often get lost when choosing the card type. Each person should remember that these are clients’ personal needs that determine the right choice. Today’s financial products offer attractive benefits. They are designed for a specific target. Before issuing a new plastic type, banks research. They learn about consumer needs. They continuously develop new offers. […]

Stats Confirm That Canada’s Economy Continues to Grow 090717

The latest update from Statistics Canada has confirmed that the economy continues to go from strength to strength. The economy is enjoying the ‘rarified territory’ of continued growth of well over 3%. The figures follow on from the growth rate of 3.7% enjoyed during the first three months of 2017, marking out a strong start […]

The State of Play for Bitcoin in Canada 083117

“Bitcoin GreenFlare_IMG_8289” (CC BY 2.0) by btckeychain Although Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are not yet legal tender in Canada – with only the Canadian dollar considered official currency – digital currencies are recognised as a commodity by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Although digital currency transactions are not supported by the nation’s central bank or government, they are […]

What’s new on the Canadian Foreign Exchange Market?

What’s new on the Canadian Foreign Exchange Market? The US dollar (USD) is the most traded currency in the world, with an 87.3% share of all daily transactions. It’s easy to forget that just north of the USA is another currency with strength in its own right. The Canadian dollar (CAD) is the seventh most […]