Relocating to Canada?
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Thinking about moving to Canada?
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This website -- Living Abroad in Canada -- has all the information you need about living, working, going to school, or retiring in Canada.

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Finding a home, working, saving, and investing in Canada – here’s how

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What you need to know to live in, work in, or immigrate to Canada. Citizenship information, too.

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Nova Scotia to double number of immigrants by 2020
April 29, 2011 – 2:19 pm | Comments Off on Nova Scotia to double number of immigrants by 2020
Nova Scotia to double number of immigrants by 2020

Thinking about mov­ing to Nova Scotia?

Nova Scotia announced a new immi­gra­tion strat­egy that aims to dou­ble the num­ber of immi­grants enter­ing the province each year by 2020.

The new strat­egy, which the provin­cial gov­ern­ment …

Best Places to Live: Canada’s Top 10 Cities (2011)
April 28, 2011 – 2:40 pm | 11 Comments
Best Places to Live: Canada’s Top 10 Cities (2011)

Where are the best places to live in Canada?

Every year, MoneySense mag­a­zine weighs in on the best-​​places-​​to-​​live ques­tion, and this year was no exception.

The MoneySense 2011 Best Places to Live sur­vey rated 180 …

Jobs in Canada — That’s what you want
April 1, 2011 – 2:45 am | One Comment
Jobs in Canada — That’s what you want

Thanks to those of you who par­tic­i­pated in our recent poll which asked what type of infor­ma­tion about immi­grat­ing to Canada was most dif­fi­cult to get.

And the answer? Jobs.

Nearly 40 per­cent of our …

Alberta Immigration needs your help
March 2, 2011 – 12:19 pm | Comments Off on Alberta Immigration needs your help
Alberta Immigration needs your help

We received a request from ZINC Research and Twist Marketing, who are work­ing on behalf of Alberta Employment and Immigration, to approach our read­ers about par­tic­i­pat­ing in focus group research.

The research is about the

Happy Family Day, Islander Day, Louis Riel Day…
February 17, 2011 – 5:51 pm | 2 Comments
Happy Family Day, Islander Day, Louis Riel Day…

In the U.S., the third Monday in February is a national hol­i­day. Washington’s Birthday (often cel­e­brated as Presidents’ Day) hon­ors George Washington, the first American president.

If you live in Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Prince Edward