Gordon Reid is president and CEO of Goodreid Investment Counsel Corp. His focus is on U.S. equities. Top Picks: Alere Inc. Alere is a health care company that specializes in diagnostic, testing and monitoring
Ask dealmakers or traders who cover Canadian energy about their outlook for the oil sands, and they all say that the dark shadow is receding. Since January, deal flow has been so muted that the biggest
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The world of social media has given tax authorities a new method of identifying tax cheaters. Consider the example of Florida resident Rashia Wilson, who was caught by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service
Editor's note: This article first ran in September of 2013. According to David Graeber, author of the book Debt: The First 5000 Years, the term 'freedom' was originally associated with freedom from debt.