In a previous column I described a potential solution to a well-known problem in Canada — the fact that government employees tend to be paid far more than people doing similar work in the business...Read More
There are two rules of thumb in Canada when it comes to government employee compensation.
First, government employees tend to make significantly more than people doing similar work in...Read More
Since the discovery of oil in Leduc in 1947, it has been in the federal government’s electoral interest to give less to, or take more from, Western Canada.
The region’s relatively small...Read More
While the federal government continues to muse about a large deficit in today’s budget, one of the best arguments against running a deficit actually comes from a federal government report.
Greg Selinger and Manitoba’s NDP government are not very careful with your tax dollars.
If you don’t believe it, here are several examples of wasteful spending worth noting. And if you’re...Read More
Imagine meeting with your financial advisor to discuss your personal finances.
After reviewing your investments, your income, household debt levels, and other factors, your advisor gives...Read More