Friday, July 7, 2017

Short Takes: Macroeconomics, Unlocking Phones, and more

Here are my posts for the past two weeks:

Payday Loan Information

Are Payday Loan Users Victims?

Enough: True Measures of Money, Business, and Life

Arguments Against Index Investing

Here are some short takes and some weekend reading:

Preet Banerjee interviews Luke Kawa, a Bloomberg reporter, to talk about macroeconomics. It was good to get some buzzwords explained, but this interview didn’t change the feeling I’ve had for some time that macroeconomics is wild guesswork.

Big Cajun Man reports that new CRTC rules will eliminate phone unlocking fees on 2017 December 1. He uses the example of Bell’s policies to show how onerous these fees can be.

Canadian Couch Potato reports on new index ETFs from Royal Bank.

Boomer and Echo ask whether your assets under management are really being managed.

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the inclusion this week, as usual Bell will keep this up until they are forced not to gouge their existing customer base.