Recession or not?

Recession or not?

Canada has tripped 4 Bank of International Settlements (BIS) Early Warning Indicators for Credit Risk (EWI). EWIs can be quantitative or qualitative indicators based on asset quality, capital, liqu...
This is now a bubble-blowing contest

This is now a bubble-blowing contest

Central banks worldwide have now blown up the largest speculative bubble of all time, in all things. And we get to watch its slow-motion collapse. It will be one default... one layoff announcement....
Here comes the boom…

Here comes the boom…

In 2007 I was still writing the “Precious Metals Advisor” for another firm and building my book of clients and relationships with Canadians. Harper was the PM, five-year mortgages in Canada average...
The Best Or Worst Is Yet To Come

The Best Or Worst Is Yet To Come

Never assume that because we deal in precious metals, we believe the whole truth and nothing but the truth should be precious metals. I came from an organization that thought it was all people shou...
Gold and Silver Certificates

Gold and Silver Certificates

Suppose you're purchasing gold or silver certificates (From your bank, which carry the possibility of zero actual physical backing and transportability). In that case, you should read this article ...
Investing in a Crypto Winter

Investing in a Crypto Winter

It’s lights out for the kids and the very young at heart (because you must have a good healthy heart that can take a beating in stress) that gambled on cryptos, NFTs, Bored Ape this and that, the d...
End of the road for the bull market
Cryptos

End of the road for the bull market

Many are asking what's happening out there – Gold, silver, markets, cryptos, housing. They all seem to be in flux right now, and fear seems to be setting in and pushing the notion that we are prepa...
Federal Budget 2022: More spending

Federal Budget 2022: More spending

Elect me again, said Trudeau seven months ago, and I’ll make houses more affordable. It didn’t happen, of course. When Trudeau was being re-elected, the average property in Toronto cost $1.07 milli...
Recession: Gold and Silver were made for times like this

Recession: Gold and Silver were made for times like this

For those reading, you know that interactions with me tend to be upbeat, lifting, thorough, and yes, I do my homework where gold and silver are concerned. As part of this process, there are moments...