Money and Debt

Building Enduring Assets: Part II Debt Management

January 20th, 2016 by

For part 1 of the Building Enduring Assets series, click HERE. One of the keys to building enduring assets is smart debt management. Debt can be a tool, but beyond a certain point it can turn into an anchor. Michelle … Continue reading

Housing Bubble

Building Enduring Assets – An Introduction

November 27th, 2015 by

Recently Hilliard MacBeth, director of wealth management at Richardson GMP in Edmonton, put his reputation on the line by stating that Canada is a a housing bubble set to burst in the next few years. He makes the case for this … Continue reading

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What’s On My Mind: Rob’s Weekly Newsletter

November 23rd, 2015 by

  Hi everyone, Rob here with a quick update. Through our activities with Verge & our consulting company, Adaptive Habitat,  we are continually immersed in exciting projects & opportunities and I find myself coming across all sorts of neat resources, … Continue reading

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Investing like an Ecosystem: On Solar Heating

November 6th, 2015 by

In one of my past blog posts, Investing Like An Ecosystem, I wrote about strategies that promote resilience and anti-fragility. One of the key areas of investment involved asking yourself one question: Can you wear it? Now this doesn’t just … Continue reading

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Meet Verge Grad Rebecca Smith: We Feed the Planet

October 14th, 2015 by

Verge Grad Profile Rebecca (b) Smith, Canadian delegate for Terra Madre Giovani (We Feed the Planet) Graduated Spring 2015 B’s Story Coming from a university background in ethnobotany (the study of traditional uses of plants), Rebecca has years of experience … Continue reading

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