Getting Friendly with Telus

Telus Corporation (TSX: T, T.A; NYSE: TU), a Canadian cell phone service provider, launched in Alberta as Telus Communications in  1990, is one of Canada’s major cell phone and communications services provider.  The company was first set up as a holding company when the Alberta Government Telephones Commission was being privatized.  In 1999, Telus Communications and BCTel merged […]

WestJet: Good Service and Affordable

Low-cost airlines have been “the thing” over the past few years, selling tickets at a much lower cost than so-called “mainstream” airlines.  In Canada, there have been several low-cost airlines, but most have folded.  Currently, WestJet (TSX: WJA) is the only one still in existence.  Launched in 1990s and based out of Calgary, Alberta, this airline flies to destinations across Canada, […]