November, 2017

 

How Politics Affect Your Investment Portfolio

Doug Goldstein, CFP, director of Profile Investment Services Ltd., and David Rosenberg, chief economist and strategist at Gluskin Sheff and Associates, discuss whether politics and political climates affect the economy. David explains the real role politics play in the financial world and when an investor should become nervous. Tune in to learn how to effectively build…


Health Canada Considers Restricting Painkiller Tramadol

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Health Canada said Wednesday it is considering regulating the popular pain killer Tramadol as an opioid, after seeing a spike in prescriptions over the past several years. Tramadol has been marketepainkillersd as a non-opioid in Canada for more than a decade, despite concerns raised by the government agency in 2007 that it could be abused and…


What is the healthiest way to eat sweet foods?

Order matters when it comes to food and metabolism There’s no need to cut carbs and sugar completely from your diet, but strategically eating them after protein could help decrease their negative effects on your health. Deposit Photos The healthiest way to eat a dessert (or any type of added sugar) is to not eat it.…


Polar bears crowd on Russian island in sign of Arctic change

A boatload of tourists in the far eastern Russian Arctic thought they were seeing clumps of ice on the shore, before the jaw-dropping realization that some 200 polar bears were roaming on the mountain slope. “It was a completely unique situation,” said Alexander Gruzdev, director of the Wrangel Island nature reserve where the encounter in September…


Females Appreciate Shawls In Various Fabrics For the Fantastic Charm

Well-known for their fantastic fabric, silk wraps are a favorite of most women. Silk wraps with their intricate designs and delicate handiworks, look quite fashionable any time they are harmonized with workplace wear. Silk Shawls are already really well-known in China and all about the world. They are laden with hefty embroidery works and vibrant color tones. Cashmere and pashminas are two extremely popular silk variants. They are utilized not only for making wraps, but also for the trendier more modern day styles of scarves and stoles. Chiffon wraps areRead More


What Business Expenses Are Tax Deductible?

Being a certified public accountant clients and friends usually ask me, what expenses are tax deductible? The answer is very simple: think of any and all personal expenses that may have a business purpose. Any personal venture can be converted to a business expense if you have the proper business purpose for that expense. There are…


Climate target too low and progress too slow: top scientist

The world must sharply draw down greenhouse gas emissions and suck billions of tonnes of carbon dioxide from the air if today’s youth are to be spared climate cataclysm, a top scientist has warned. “This reality is being ignored by governments around the world,” said James Hansen, who famously announced to the US Congress 30 years…


Farm To Face: Amalie Beauty Anti-aging Rewind Face Oil

I love face oils especially at this time of year when the temperatures dip. And they finally dipped on Tuesday night north of Boston. We had our first freeze. Promotional Product & Links Several weeks ago, I received a relaunched and reformulated version of the popular Amalie Beauty anti-aging face oil: Rewind Face Oil, based on…


Physical Gold and Silver Bullion Price Analysis

Tweet October 22, 2017 GOLD PRICE MOVEMENTS: The Senate settled on a budget blueprint for 2018 this week with tax cuts on the horizon, which sent the dollar soaring causing gold to settle lower. For the week ending on October 20, the spot price of gold decreased from $1,305.63 per ounce to $1,281.48 per ounce. Premiums…


Walmart is taking the headache out of online returns

Returning items that you buy online can be a big hassle, but Walmart says it has come up with a solution that it’s rolling out just in time for the busy holiday season. The retailer says its new returns program, Mobile Express Returns, is the fastest and simplest in retail. RELATED: 9 things you should never…