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Expectations of entitlement – where do you sit?

10/22/14 9:07 am

This is coming from Panama – Coronado on the Pacific Coast to be exact. We are here for 12 days. An interesting country – some very lovely spots and the people have been universally friendly so far! Lots of expats here – both Canadian and US. They have their own currency, the Balboa – but […]

The S&P 500: 15 Years to Nowhere!

10/18/14 11:56 am

On November 30 1999, the S & P 500 Index was around 1,400, basking in the sunlight of what many analysts were calling the “No Value At All” or “Dot Com” Bubble. Roughly ten years later, December 31 2009, the Index was about 20% lower (@ 1,120) a mere ten months off a second major […]

What do you need to do before Retirement.

10/17/14 11:49 am

Retirement is one of the biggest changes you’re ever going to make. Too often I see people retire, then wish they never did it. They’ve not thought through some of the changes that are likely to happen. You don’t want to be part of that group. Instead, be smart and think about retirement in a […]

Franchising is Not all About Food – You Have Other...

10/16/14 4:12 pm

Let me be clear,  the food category is a big part of the franchising industry.   But what most people fail to do is investigate the other categories of franchising. Did you know you could run numerous service franchises that deliver great value and produce solid recurring revenue? Did you know you could keep your job and […]

S&P 500 Index: Morning After 401k Musings

10/15/14 11:41 am

March 2000 witnessed the S&P 500 Index breach the 1,500 barrier for the very first time… seven and a half years later, it was in just about the same position. Inter-day October 15th, after an incredible bounce from its 56% drop through March 6th 2009, the S&P was just 20% above where it had been […]

Dealing With Stock Market Corrections: Ten Do’s an...

10/14/14 6:56 am

A correction is a beautiful thing, simply the flip side of a rally, big or small. Theoretically, corrections adjust equity prices to their actual value or “support levels”.  In reality, it may be easier than that. Prices go down because of speculator reactions to expectations of news, speculator reactions to actual news, and investor profit […]

Appraisals made easy

10/08/14 11:30 pm

Changes in mortgage rules for home buyers and insurers certainly have had an impact on the housing market, and those changes impacted property appraisals as well. Conventional mortgages – those that are up to 80% loan-to-value of the value of the property — and uninsured — are often required to have an appraisal. The decision […]

Use Checklists to Review Wills

10/06/14 2:19 pm

The biggest benefit of having a will is peace of mind. You make your will to enjoy the benefits during your lifetime. Your loved ones also benefit from an up-to-date will. As I’ll explain, making a will is not a do-it-yourself project. I’ll also give you a checklist to keep your will current. Everyone needs […]

Point of Maximum Pessimism

10/06/14 11:14 am

“If you want better performance than the crowd, you must do things differently from the crowd. Hunt for bargains at low prices that have an excellent long-term outlook.  Those bargains can often be found by investing at the point of maximum pessimism.” – Sir John Templeton, Founder of the Templeton Funds.  A $10,000 investment in […]

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Reputation Management in Canada

  Reputation Management in Canada – Rob Ford famous mayor of Toronto is now in the fight of his life and political life. It will be a landslide in one way or the other. People, businesses, politicians and governments need reputation management for many reasons and there are all types of mistakes, gaffs, errors, errors […]

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Getting Tax Credits for Your Unwanted Life Insuran...

Ten or twenty years ago, you purchased a life insurance policy. It was part of a good financial plan to keep your family protected in case of the unthinkable. Today, the mortgage is paid off, your family is grown, your retirement plan is in place and the insurance that once provided peace of mind is […]

Can you really afford not to have life insurance?

The answer is no.  Think about this…You love your family, right? You don’t want to leave them with the burden of debt in case of an unforeseen even, right? But how can you ensure that your family is not dealing with having to pay off debts while they are grieving in their time of loss?  […] and stand on guard for thee. The definitive Canadian money site in Canada is called simply MONEY aka above all the main namesake and top ranked site for Canadians and their money considerations and information. Money Information is indeed and important commodity. All the things we do at Money Canada Limited is […] and Money Information respectively are part of The MONEY Network and considered to be sites, landing pages and online destination places for Canadians – MONEY and Canada. Our main site is MONEY.CA please join us for all the right reasons. Money Information and this site is intended for long-term use for public awareness […]

Guildhall Diamonds – Launches shiny new alternativ...

Shine bright like a diamond. Why pay good money for good diamonds? white diamonds, yellow, diamonds, green diamonds, blue diamonds or red. The markets may go up and down and with it fortunes and lifetime savings are crushed or diminished. There is a good reason for not putting your eggs in one basket.  Some say” […]

Best Rate Around – Tax-Free Savings Account

A great and smart idea that needs better marketing. This simple concept of Best Rate Around is unique in concept and may be a cute play on words; but it really means business, big business, big enough that the big banks make a tidy some off each and every year. Now something new Tax-Free Savings […]

Tax Free Profit Extraction Using Life Insurance

A tax avoidance strategy has been growing in popularity in recent years. Although CRA has been aware of the strategy for over ten years, its increase in popularity and the Federal government’s current focus on reforming the taxation of insurance means that the life of the strategy may be coming to an end. There are […]

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The Grommet Named to Boston Globe Magazine and The Commonwealth Institute’s...

10/24/14 7:01 pm

Somerville, MA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Boston based Product Launch Platform, The Grommet today announced it has been named to The Boston Globe Magazine and The Commonwealth Institute's (TCI) 2014 list of Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts. Founded in 2008 by Jules Pieri, CEO and Joanne Domeniconi, Chief Discovery Officer, The Grommet is a […]

Port Commission, Board of Pilot Commissioners Regular Meetings Set for Tues...

10/24/14 7:01 pm

HOUSTON, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority will meet in regular session on Tuesday, October 28, at 9 a.m., followed by a meeting of the Board of Pilot Commissioners at 9:30 a.m. or immediately following the recess of the Port Commission meeting.   The Port Commission […]

HealthEquity Appoints Matthew Sydney as Executive Vice President, Sales and...

10/24/14 7:01 pm

DRAPER, Utah, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HealthEquity, Inc. (Nasdaq:HQY), one of the largest Health Savings Account non-bank custodians, today announced the appointment of Matthew Sydney as executive vice president, sales and marketing effective as of November 1, 2014. Mr. Sydney succeeds E. Craig Keohan, who has resigned from this position for personal reasons, […]


10/24/14 7:01 pm

DALLAS, TEXAS, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) announced today that it received a grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) through its “Healthy Kids, Healthy Families” initiative. The $22,000 grant will allow NTFB to provide access to approximately 66,000 meals for hungry children and families […]

Ocwen Writes Open Letter to Homeowners Concerning Letter Dating Issues

10/24/14 7:01 pm

ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following is an open letter to Homeowners from Ocwen Financial Corporation: Dear Homeowners, In recent days you may have heard about an investigation by the New York Department of Financial Services’ (DFS) into letters Ocwen (NYSE:OCN) sent to borrowers which were inadvertently misdated. At Ocwen, we take […]

Southside Bancshares, Inc. Announces Net Income for the Three and Nine Mont...

10/24/14 7:01 pm

TYLER, Texas, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Southside Bancshares, Inc. (“Southside” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:SBSI) today reported its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2014. Southside reported net income of $6.1 million for the three months ended September 30, 2014, a decrease of $2.8 million, or 31.4%, when compared […]

Altisource Residential Corporation Schedules Third Quarter Conference Call

10/24/14 7:00 pm

FREDERIKSTED, U.S. Virgin Islands, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On Tuesday, November 4, 2014, Altisource Residential Corporation (“Residential”) (NYSE:RESI) will report earnings results for the third quarter of 2014. A press release and presentation will be available on Residential’s website at through the Shareholders home page. Residential will also host a conference call […]

Altisource Asset Management Corporation Schedules Third Quarter Conference ...

10/24/14 7:00 pm

FREDERIKSTED, U.S. Virgin Islands, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On Tuesday, November 4, 2014, Altisource Asset Management Corporation (“AAMC”) (NYSE MKT:AAMC) will report earnings results for the third quarter of 2014. A press release and presentation will be available on AAMC’s website at through the Shareholders home page. AAMC will also host a […]

Boston Retirement System Secures $170 Million Recovery From Fannie Mae

10/24/14 7:00 pm

BOSTON, Oct. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Boston Retirement System announced today a $170 million proposed settlement with the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) in the securities class action In re Fannie Mae 2008 Securities Litigation, 08-CV-7831 (S.D.N.Y.). Boston Retirement System is one of two court-appointed lead plaintiffs for a proposed common shareholder […]

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West Red Lake Gold Exploration Plan for Fall 2014

West Red Lake Gold Exploration Plan for Fall 2014 Toronto, Ontario (FSCwire) – West Red Lake Gold Mines Inc. (“West Red Lake Gold” or the “Company”) (CSE: RLG) (FWB: HYK) (OTC: HYLKF) announces the Fall 2014 exploration plan on the Company’s 3100 hectare West Red Lake Project located in the prolific...

SEC Sanctions Florida-Based Auditor for Circumventing Rules

Washington D.C.–(Newsfile Corp. – October 24, 2014) – The Securities and Exchange Commission today sanctioned a Florida-based auditor for violating federal laws and regulations requiring lead audit partners to periodically rotate off their audit engagements with a publicly traded company in order to...

Media Advisory – Attracting Capital to Canadian Small Cap Companies with XB...

Toronto, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – October 24, 2014) – XBRL Canada will be hosting a seminar on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 – 9:00AM – 12:00 PM at the Offices of CPA Canada, 277 Wellington St W, Toronto, Second floor. The session will be presented by Ilya Vadeiko of Findynamics It is a known fact th...

SEC Charges New Jersey Man in Insider Trading Case Involving Pharmaceutical...

Washington D.C.–(Newsfile Corp. – October 24, 2014) – The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced insider trading charges against a New Jersey man who generated nearly $700,000 in illicit profits trading in the securities of two pharmaceutical companies that were about to be acquired. The...

RSI Completes Private Placement

RSI Completes Private Placement Vancouver, British Columbia (FSCwire) – RSI International Systems Inc. (TSXV: RSY) is pleased to announce the October 21, 2014 completion of its private placement of $0.12 units announced September 4, 2014, issuing 12,499,999 units for gross proceeds of $1,500,000. Ea...

IIROC Trade Halt – NexGen Financial Corporation

Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – October 24, 2014) – The following issues have been halted by IIROC: Company: NexGen Financial Corporation TSX-V Symbol: NFX Reason: At the Request of the Company Pending News Halt Time (ET) 12:27 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension...

Thunder Mountain Gold UpdatesPrivatePlacement Financing

Thunder Mountain Gold Updates Private Placement Financing Vancouver, British Columbia and Boise, Idaho (FSCwire) – Thunder Mountain Gold, Inc. (the “Company” or “Thunder Mountain”) (TSX-V: THM; OTCQB: THMG) announced today that due to continued demand, the Company will increase the size of the previ...

OxySure Systems Merges with Estill Medical Technologies – Video News Alert ...

Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – October 24, 2014) – OxySure Systems (OTCQB: OXYS), has merged with Estill Medical Technologies, with the combined entity continuing to trade under the symbol OXYS. has produced a “video news alert” about OxySure Systems. If this link ...

Healthsense Announces Partnership With Fallon Health’s Summit ElderCare Pro...

By Healthsense, Inc. MINNEAPOLIS, MN and WORCESTER, MA / ACCESSWIRE / October 24, 2014 / Healthsense, Inc., the fastest growing provider of aging services technology, announced today its partnership with Fallon Health, which offers one of the country’s largest Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the ...

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