He didn't what?

Jul 21, 2021 |Mark Ryan
Good Afternoon, Friday Trivia: What former head of state adamantly refused to brush his teeth, bathe or even wash his hands for decades? Instead, he allowed one of his fawning minions to occasionally sponge him off. (Ew). Unhelpful Hints: 1) Years after...
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The Wealthy Barber explains two ways you can invest

Jul 07, 2021 |David Chilton

The basic principles of investing cover bitcoin, stocks and even your bank account

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Make your Will immediately if not sooner

Jul 07, 2021 |David Chilton

The Wealthy Barber's crucial message to all of his French-speaking friends, in French

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The Wealthy Barber on how a corporate executor helps family harmony

Jul 07, 2021 |David Chilton

Instead of placing the stress on a loved one, experienced professionals can carry out your last wishes

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The Wealthy Barber: How a trust company can help

Jul 07, 2021 |David Chilton

If you’re acting as an executor of a Will, consider hiring an executor’s helper

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Hockey Stick Data

Jun 15, 2021 |Mark Ryan
It’s Friday Are you Saying I’m Fat? Today, a timely report on inflation, which, like a big, over-yeasty cinnamon fritter, plays an outsized roll (get it?) on markets. The gooey centre of the debate is whether or not the expansion is a sticky problem....
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Who shot JR ?

May 25, 2021 |Mark Ryan
Love and Money: Near the climax of the most recent BBC production of Les Miserables, naive young Cosette tries to sneak out to rendezvous with her earnest lover Marius. But just then the street battle between the rebels and the French army is on, and...
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Bleachy Keen

May 04, 2021 |Mark Ryan
Remember a year ago, when bleach-based cleaning products were more precious than, ah, toilet paper? Right. So what do you get when…? Every bleach product in the world gets bought up in the early days of a pandemic, and; About 1/3 of the world sits on...
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No Don't

Apr 28, 2021 |Mark Ryan
A Non-celebratory Anniversary: He was born one hundred and fifty-one years ago today, on April 23, 1870, to a solid middle-class family. His father, a liberal-minded educator, was not aristocratic, but kept life pleasant enough for Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanovis...
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Oblong Unspendable Nickels

Apr 20, 2021 |Mark Ryan
Forever wishing he was fishing, an urban teen could wade the creeks of Burnaby, angling for mischief and trout. For me, the once pristine city streams were the fascinating wrong-end of demographic flow. Trickling past concrete pillars holding millions...
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