Tuesday, 10 April 2012

The Canadian Oil Boom: Infographic

Alberta wasn't even 1% of the worlds oil reserves until 2003. That changed with the introduction of the new SAGD extraction process...

The Canadian Oil Boom: Introduction to the Alberta oil sands

Baby Boomer Market Bust - L.A. Times

Every 24 hours for the next 19 years, an average 10,000 boomers will turn 65. With Baby Boomer's preparing to sell, a big question remains - who will be the buyer? Job losses and a slow economy may affect the supply-demand circle of life causing negative pressure on trading prices.

Read more at L.A. Times | Business | Money | Baby Boomer Market Bust

Tuesday, 3 April 2012

The book wall street doesn't want you to read...

Joshua Brown (@ReformedBroker) tells the tale of his past life as a retail broker and share's his observations on why the system doesn't serve the investors best interest.

My favourite quote from the video: "I'm going to do right by my clients first, and get paid second." Always ask your advisor if they are held to a Fiduciary standard.

Click here to watch the video directly on The Wall Street Journal.com