ParcelPal Partners with Online Ordering Platform Provider

ParcelPal Partners with Online Ordering Platform Provider
ParcelPal Technology Inc. (CSE: PKG; Frankfurt: PT0), a Vancouver based publicly traded company offering same-day delivery of merchandise for leading retailers in Vancouver and soon in major cities Canada-wide and the US, announced today, an exciting new partnership with an emerging online ordering platform provider based out of Texas, USA. This Texas company currently provides an online solution for restaurants... Read More

Dollar Cost Averaging into Equities

Dollar Cost Averaging into Equities
During the past year in Canada, both domestically and internationally, we entered 2016 with our national economy on the verge of recession led by a drastic slowdown in Alberta’s economic output under a new provincial government. Consider the significance and scale of the events, the national economic trend has more recently reversed in the back half of the year with... Read More

Man vs. Machine: Can the retail investor compete with high frequency traders?

Man vs. Machine: Can the retail investor compete with high frequency traders?
By Tony Matos Computerized trading has become a double edged sword in the financial market. Computers have facilitated the ease with which transactions take place, yet with the introduction of High Frequency Trading (HFT) in 1999, many believe that the technology has advanced to the point of becoming a torment. High Frequency Trading is capable of completing trading transactions in... Read More

Liberals approve $11.4 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG Project Approved

Liberals approve $11.4 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG Project Approved
The Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, the Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, and the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, announced the Federal Cabinet’s decision to approve the $11 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG Project after a rigorous federal environmental assessment. The project, located in northern... Read More

ParcelPal Launches Shopify App to Enable On-Demand Delivery

ParcelPal Launches Shopify App to Enable On-Demand Delivery
ParcelPal Technology Inc. (CSE: PKG) has now launched their Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP) (TSX:SH) beta plugin to enable eCommerce retailers on the Shopify platform the ability to offer ParcelPal as a same day or on-demand shipping method.  Shopify is an e-commerce platform provider that gives retailers everything they need to build and operate a successful online store.  According to Shopify’s recent... Read More

Will Vancouver Commercial Real Estate Have the Same Fate as the Housing Bubble?

Will Vancouver Commercial Real Estate Have the Same Fate as the Housing Bubble?
Altus Group, a provider of commercial real estate services, reported that real estate transactions in Vancouver were up 34% in just one quarter, the sixth straight quarter of growth. $3.75 billion in deal flow was recorded by Altus, 875 of those deals exceeded $1 million and 19 transactions for more than $25 million. The increase in commercial real estate sales... Read More

Vancouver Real Estate Bubble Has Burst and Home Owners Are Panic Selling

Vancouver Real Estate Bubble Has Burst and Home Owners Are Panic Selling
Vancouverites upset about being priced out of the housing market because of rising real estate prices fueled by foreign investors, are likely to be heard as the apparent bubble has just burst. Greater Vancouver home sales have fallen 85% in the first half of August to a mere 87, down from 597 homes over the same time last year. Meanwhile,... Read More

Taxes, not basic necessities make up largest Canadian household expense

Taxes, not basic necessities make up largest Canadian household expense
The average Canadian family spends more on taxes than on housing, food and clothing combined, finds a new study recently released by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. “Most people don’t realize it, but the average Canadian household now pays more in taxes than they spend on the basic necessities of life combined,” said Charles Lammam,... Read More

5 Mining Stocks to Watch

5 Mining Stocks to Watch
VGZ.TO VISTA GOLD CORP Vista’s 100% owned Mt Todd gold project1 is located in Northern Territory, Australia, approximately 56 kilometers by road northwest of Katherine and approximately 250 kilometers southeast of Darwin. Mt Todd contains more than 7.4 million ounces gold (measured and indicated categories) with significant exploration and district expansion potential across the project’s more than 140,227 hectares of... Read More