Tag Archives: gdp

Preparing For Slower Growth

Canada’s trade deficit rose to a disappointing $3.4 billion in August, one of the highest ever recorded. Economists had predicted $2.6 billion, lol. They were way off. Both imports and exports were down, which suggests the entire economy may be in trouble. It doesn’t help either that Canada’s currency has advanced 7% over the past 6 months, largely… Read More »

Fiscal Update – May 2013 – Rental Boost

Lady luck has blessed me with a bunch of serendipity again this month \(^_^)/  The financial markets did relatively well (appears we didn’t have a “Sell in May” year,) the US dollar increased, and I was able to bring home $1000 from extra income sources like dividends and a side job. It was also a great first quarter for the North… Read More »