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Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz!
November 1, 2012 – 6:43 am | Comments Off on Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz!
Are You Smarter than a 10th Grader (about Canada)? Take this Quiz!

Do you know enough about Canadian his­tory and gov­ern­ment to pass the Canadian cit­i­zen­ship test?

Or are you (at least) smarter than the aver­age Canadian 10th grader?

A group of Grade 10 stu­dents recently chal­lenged …

Are Canadians really nicer than Americans?
August 18, 2011 – 9:20 am | One Comment
Are Canadians really nicer than Americans?

Are Canadians really nicer than Americans?

That’s the ques­tion that USA Today writer Jayne Clark asked recently. And her conclusion?

After spend­ing a week in Atlantic Canada and out­lin­ing three instances where she expe­ri­enced “the …

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 …

Shopping in Canada, or Why US expats miss Target
January 24, 2011 – 10:34 am | 4 Comments
Shopping in Canada, or Why US expats miss Target

Did you hear that cheer­ing sound? That was the American expat com­mu­nity in Canada greet­ing the news that U.S. retailer Target is enter­ing the Canadian mar­ket.

Target is pur­chas­ing most of HBC’s Zellers chain, and …

Moving to Canada in 2011?
January 3, 2011 – 9:57 am | 9 Comments
Moving to Canada in 2011?

What’s on your list of New Year’s res­o­lu­tions this year?

Is “Move to Canada” at the top of your list?

If you’ve been think­ing about relo­cat­ing to Canada, you’ve come to the right