Airlines

Toronto Rock Lacrosse Ticket Giveaway : Update #7

I have ten nine eight seven six five four two pairs of Toronto Rock Lacrosse tickets to give away! Congratulations to Assiduous Reader Jonathan Caners, who won the tickets to the April 5 game against the Buffalo Bandits! And congratulations to Assiduous Reader Fed Sanchez, who won the tickets to th ...

9 ways to save money on airfare on your next vacation

Let’s be honest, we’ve all spent a little too much time searching for cheap airfare. It really shouldn’t be a surprise, the cost of flights makes up a significant part of our travel expenses so why wouldn’t we want to save, right? The issue is that airlines have so much data available, so t ...

Tech Talk for Monday March 11th 2019

Pre-opening Comments for Monday March 11th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures up 4 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually unchanged following release of January Retail Sales report. Consensus was a decrease of 0.1% versus a revised drop of 1.6% i ...

Tech Talk for Wednesday March 6th 2019

Pre-opening Comments for Wednesday March 6th U.S. equity index futures were lower this morning. S&P 500 futures were down 6 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually unchanged following release of the February ADP Private Employment report at 8:15 AM EST. Consensus was a drop to 190 ...

Canada’s Best Credit Cards 2019

It goes without saying that finding the right credit card could save you hundreds if not thousands of dollars a year. Whether you’re looking for lower fees, higher net reward points or simply valuable perks like travel medical insurance or rental car savings, every dollar counts. If you use your ...

Canada’s Best Rewards Credit Cards 2019

When considering a good overall rewards card, you have to consider the entire package of goodies before making a final choice. You’ll pay an annual fee with these cards but will get terrific bang for your buck. Whether it’s a spending bonus, VIP lounge access, super high cash-back rewards, or n ...

Canada’s Best Travel Credit Cards 2019

With a good travel credit card, travel suddenly becomes affordable. And it helps if you sign up for the right travel credit card—one that doesn’t just focus on points, but also has perks like companion flights, amazing insurance coverage and flexibility with transferring points between cards. T ...

Toronto Rock Lacrosse Ticket Giveaway – Update #5

I have ten nine eight seven six five pairs of Toronto Rock Lacrosse tickets to give away! Congratulations to Assiduous Reader BLANK, who won the tickets to the Feb. 15 game against the San Diego Seals! In early March I will declare the lucky winner of the March 16 tickets to see Rock play Rochester ...

Putting January Into Perspective

One's outlook often depends on one's timeframe. This outlook can also be influenced by recent price action or a recency bias. The S&P 500 surged 7.87% in January and recorded its biggest monthly advance since October 2015. This surge, however, was preceded by a deeper 9.18% decline in December and ...

Tech Talk for Friday February 1st 2019

  Observation More technical evidence that the U.S. Home Building Industry has bottomed: Nice breakout by ITB above $33.67 extending a double bottom pattern.   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock Technical action by S&P 500 stocks to 10:15: Bullish. Intermediate breakouts: $LEN $SBUX $WYN ...