President Trump: The Only Hope For Canada

Last summer, my father and mother flew back to Calgary from their first winter of being Canadian snowbirds in Vegas.  Over steak and wine, on the patio of their home in the Hamptons, my Dad, brother and I made small talk eventually with the topic of politics coming up. “What do you think of Donald Trump?” I asked my Dad who, … More President Trump: The Only Hope For Canada

Why All Millennials Should Be Separatists

Baby Boomers are the largest demographic in Canada by a wide margin.  People in their 50’s – 60’s outnumber both Generation X and the Millennials.  Because of this, Canada is growing old and the future is bleak. Retired senior citizens do not earn much income and thus pay very low taxes.  This is the fundamental premise of how … More Why All Millennials Should Be Separatists

Ottawa Can’t Confiscate Gold, But That Won’t Save The Canadian Dollar

On January 30, 1934 the United States Government outlawed private ownership of gold.  Up to that point, gold circulated as currency in “the land of the Free,” with the US dollar fixed at $20.67 USD / oz. As a part of the gold confiscation, the US government revalued the dollar against gold to $35/oz, effectively … More Ottawa Can’t Confiscate Gold, But That Won’t Save The Canadian Dollar