Violence Close to Home

Over the last few years, I think many Canadians have developed a habit of pointing south of the border and shaking their heads at the insanely common occurrence of gun violence in the USA, but what do we say when it turns out we’re not as immune to gun violence as we thought we were?…

Robo Advisors: Would you trust a robot with your cash?

Have you ever heard the phrase “the rich get richer, but the poor get poorer”? Well, part of the reason that expression might be true is that rich people tend to put their money to work for them in the form of investments. It takes a decent amount of research and introspection to understand what…

Political Apathy and Children in Charge

Today I watched the Question Period at the House of Commons for the first time. This is an event held every weekday where parliament members ask each other questions about current federal issues, policies, etc. (at least that’s what it’s supposed to be). I’m very disappointed. Never in my life have a watched a group…