The question you should never ask a bride-to-be

The question you should never ask a bride-to-be

It happened to me just a few weeks before the big day this summer. The panic attack that hits many the bride-to-be shortly before the wedding. Some hearts might start palpitating over whether they’re choosing the right partner, other brides might lose sleep over the right shade of napkins. But the reason behind my sweaty […]

Picking the right ETF may be a question of balance

Picking the right ETF may be a question of balance

The other day over dinner a friend issued me a challenge. “Suppose I gave you a million dollars to invest, but you could only put it in two securities. Not funds, just stocks or bonds,” he said. “Which ones would you choose?” I didn’t have to think twice before answering. “None,” I replied. “It’s not […]

Experts question whether tougher sentences deter drunk driving

Experts are questioning whether a recent trend towards stiffer sentences for those who kill someone while drinking and driving are doing much to solve the problem. Earlier this week, an Ontario judge acknowledged that recent high-profile decisions have established new precedents for the sorts of sentences drunk drivers can face if they cause a death […]