CETA and Brexit: How Will Britain’s New Referendum Affect Canadians?


People are reacting in many different ways to Britain’s exit from the European Union. Some are supportive while others condemn the actions of the country that has long had mixed opinions among its populace as to whether they should stay a part of the conglomerate of European nations. One thing that many Canadians are wondering about is how Britain’s new referendum will affect their finances. Again, there are many possibilities, but it is important that people understand the facts of the situation before making major predictions. How Brexit Could Affect CETA The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement is an agreement…

Best Ways to Earn Money Fast


If you are in need of money or extra cash and don’t have much time then you may find yourself in a bit of a pickle. The good news is that there are many ways you can make a dollar very quickly and without too much effort. Here are some ways to make cash fast. Perform Tasks There are many websites on the Internet that can connect you with people and companies that need small tasks completed. For example, there are websites that allow you to connect with people in your local area who will pay you for various tasks. There are also…

Stock Arbitrage: Tread Carefully and There Are Profits to be Made


When people think of Warren Buffett, the greatest investor of all time, they often focus on his knack for picking cheap stocks, or the extra free leverage gained by his massive insurance operations, or even Berkshire Hathaway's new focus of buying whole companies to add to its already impressive empire. What doesn't get much attention is Buffett's skill in stock arbitrage, a skill which has accounted for a surprising amount of his ability to generate wealth. What exactly is stock arbitrage and how do investors use it to make money? Let's take a closer look. The basics of arbitrage Arbitrage…

Financial Reminders for New Parents


New parents have a lot going on between the sleepless nights, dirty diapers and piles of laundry. This isn't all that new parents must consider either, as financial considerations necessarily change as soon as a new child is brought home.    Bringing Home Baby Many new parents begin paying for their children even before they bring baby home. In addition to buying things for the nursery and lots of baby gear, parents have probably also begun paying for the medical care the mother receives during pregnancy. Even those with insurance have a deductible to hit! Depending on the insurance plan…