The You First Blog

“God Gives Every Bird His Worm But He Does Not Throw It Into The Nest” -P.D. James   Markets Tumble With Oil Price The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index ended down 173.22 points Friday at 13,731.90. It lost more than 5% on the week, its biggest week-long slip since September 2011. The Dow Jones… Read More

Both Terry and I are big fans of U2.  We saw them in concert twice before and can stop listening to their new album.  When the Vancouver concert coming up in May, we told ourselves, let’s go! The tickets went on sale this morning at 10am and I was right on the dot to purchase… Read More

“THE More Things Are Forbidden The More Popular They Become” -Mark Twain   TSX Ends Flat On Energy and Bank Shares Canada’s main stock index ended flat on Friday, rattled by lusterless bank earnings and weakness in oil and gas shares, a day after its biggest single-day drop in 18 months. The resource-rich index has… Read More

I love giving!  It is a great pleasure of mine to buy something, wrap it up and give it to someone I love.  Too often however, I go a little overboard and end up buying more than what I had planned.  Does this feel familiar? Generosity is a great thing and people will love you for… Read More