Month: June 2021

Canada’s personal finance tax cliff: are we there yet?

Today we hear a lot about the US economy approaching the so-called “fiscal cliff.” What about your personal financial affairs? Are you on the fiscal cliff as we move into 2013? Canadians are burdened with debt. On a monthly basis, we read about the rise in the debt-to-disposable income...

An Alternative To Wife Swapping: Adult Double Dating

OK, so you like your kids. They are not that bad once you get used to them. Maybe every once in a while when you’ve lost your back scraper, you can trick the seven-year-old into doing the work for you. Your five-year-old sometimes remembers feeding the dog, and watching...

1031 Tax Deferred Exchange Overview

1031 Exchange deferred tax A 1031 tax-deferred exchange is a transaction that allows owners to preserve the full value of their investment property. A 1031 exchange allows owners who choose to dispose of their investment properties to do so and avoid having to pay capital gains taxes by allowing...

How Durable Are Laminate Cabinet Doors?

Although laminate closet doors are almost the cheapest selection for your closets, they are far from the lowest quality. When we talk from a durability point of view, I think high pressure plastic laminate doors are the most durable of all. I have now been in the kitchen furniture...

A Sudden Awakening: A Warning Tale for Young People Today!

It was a hot, humid night on July 11, 2002. My friend Craig Boogie was driving me through Manhattan, New York, in my white two-door Mercedes Benz CL600 when we pulled up to a busy night. club. “Jamila come with me for a moment.” Craig said excitedly as he...

Meta Description Tags: Link Bait Par excellence

1. Meta Description is the most important Meta Tag in search engine optimization (SEO). The keywords (search terms) in the meta description tag do not have a direct effect on ranking in search engine results pages (SERPs), as the content of the tag is not included in the search...

Baby shoe size chart: simple and functional

What else could be happier than seeing your baby take his first step? As the child slowly walks towards you, you find that soft, comfortable shoes play an important role in protecting those sensitive feet from all kinds of dangers. You can find a wide range of cute shoes...

How video games are made: the process from start to finish

It’s time to answer that all-important question that has been burning in the back of your mind: “How are video games made?” Here’s a very basic rundown of how video games are made. 1. Main team A group of people who come up with the general concept of the...

What to look for in elliptical machines

Buying an elliptical bike is an investment. It’s actually quite a large investment, not just financially, but more importantly, in your health and fitness as well. You want to make the right purchase decision, as the stakes are high. I’ve heard of many people buying the wrong elliptical trainer...