Cannabis Baby Boomers

This article appears in print in Happy Mag Issue 10: The Drug Issue. Grab your copy here.  It was 2:30pm on a Friday when Gregg Romaine finished class and began his commute home. With the warmth of the spring sun on his back, Gregg keenly anticipated the weekend ahead, especially with the knowledge that his parents were […]

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Usually, when I run my detailed screens across my huge Portfolio Grader database, I have a pretty good idea of what is likely to show up. Not this time … I figured that when I ran a screen for companies that were seeing accelerated growth I would see some financial technology (fintech) stocks that were […]

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After delaying for years, baby boomers finally look like they’re ready to retire. Just last month, a New York Federal Reserve survey revealed that the percentage of people over age 60 who are ready to leave their jobs hit a new five-year high, with 31% of those surveyed saying they expect to leave their job, […]

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Welcome to the club.Abbie Rosner Tucked between the affluent San Francisco suburbs of Lafayette and Walnut Creek is Rossmoor, an upscale senior-living community of some 10,000 residents 55 and older. Rossmoor members have a plethora of activities at their convenience, from bridge to bocce ball to social clubs (Boomers Forever!). But they are also among […]

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The “remediation agreement” option SNC-Lavalin lobbied the feds to enact engages moral relativism. Economic benefits and wealth exempt — and render immune — from direct consequences those who would violate the rule of law to which ordinary Canadians would likely be subject. Recall KPMG’s Isle of Man tax sham secretly “remediated” by the CRA without any […]

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For years, marijuana consumers had two options for their high: sativas for a more energetic feeling, and indicas — sometimes called “in-da-couch” — for relaxation. But those plant distinctions are almost quaint compared to the plethora of options today. In the fast-moving world of legal cannabis, companies are breaking down and tinkering with the plant’s […]

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