Debra Borchardt

Report. Debra is an award-winning journalist that has covered the cannabis industry consistently for the last seven years. During that time, she has appeared at numerous cannabis conferences and made many television appearances speaking about the cannabis financial news. Debra has written for Forbes and TheStreet. Prior to becoming a financial journalist, Debra was a Vice President at Bear Stearns where she held several securities licenses.

Recent articles

Study Finds Cannabis Use Disorder Declining Among Daily Users

Though marijuana is more widespread and mainstream, people are abusing the drug at far lower rates.

Every Funny Thing About The Dion Waiters No Good, Very Bad Edibles Incident

Everyone has a bad edibles experience, but Dion Waiters has a story that is funnier and costlier than yours ever was.

Can CBD Help People Lose Weight?

CBD has been associated with many health benefits, with some studies suggesting that there's a connection between it and weight loss.

How To Use Marijuana In Public Housing Without Issue

If you are part of the two million people who live in public housing, your situation isn't that much different than those living in apartments or rental houses across the country.

This Kardashian Is Taking A Step Back From ‘KUWTK’; Justin Bieber Sparks Outrage With His Opinion Of Popeyes Chicken Sandwich

Justin Bieber said the Popeyes chicken sandwich is 'not worth the hype'; Kourtney Kardashian is taking some time away from KUWTK to be a mom.

‘Synthetic Marijuana’ Is A Dangerous Misnomer That People Need To Stop Using

Synthetic cannabinoids do not taste like cannabis, do not provide the same high, and in a frightening number of cases, cause nasty side effects, including psychosis and death.

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‘Stoned Agin’ Could Fetch Over A Quarter Of A Million At Auction

Heritage Auctions described it as the “Holy Grail” among serious collectors of artwork by the iconic Robert Crumb and dates back to 1971.

Vape Sales Showing Signs Of Recovery From Crisis

Most consumers are learning that the issues with vapes stemmed from products purchased outside the regulated channels. 

John Legend Is Getting Into The CBD Business

The singer is partnering with PLUS Products, adding to the growing list of celebrities entering the cannabis market.

Cannabis Meets Couture At New York Fashion Week

Models sashayed down the runway with some proudly taking hits on vapes as they meshed glamorous high fashion and cannabis consumption.

Top 5 Cannabis Industry Scandals

These five events come complete with drama and intrigue that make the cannabis industry so interesting, if not entertaining.

Cannabis Industry Ramping Up For July 4, 7/10 Holidays

Cannabis software company Akerna Corp. said that it expects Americans will spend more on cannabis this Fourth of July than chicken for their BBQs.