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Tablets & Debts Cloud Canuck Retail Future

Tablets & Debts Cloud Canuck Retail Future

The gift-giving season nears. These days a $200 to $500 item is a gift candidate in an upscale society when the Economy is doing well. Though the Microsoft Surface is priced at $499, I expect many gift-givers will stretch beyond the $500 ceiling and spring for an Android or MS tablet. Now that the Apple [...]

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The Maple Leaf Forever (in Debt)

The Maple Leaf Forever         (in Debt)

Debt Debt Debt. It’s the latest hot topic in Canada – even before bills arrive for all the Holiday presents & leisure. I see an ugly January hangover coming. The average Canadian household’s debt is >1.5X household annual net income; that’s the same as the US debt in 2007 (and we know how that turned [...]

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