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Top 3 things to know about Canadian health care
February 5, 2010 – 7:20 am | One Comment
Top 3 things to know about Canadian health care

A major ben­e­fit of liv­ing in Canada is access to the country’s gen­er­ally well-​​regarded health care system.

Yet one of the chal­lenges for new­com­ers relo­cat­ing to Canada is find­ing your way through the health care …

Groundhog Wiarton Willie predicts winter’s still here
February 3, 2010 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Groundhog Wiarton Willie predicts winter’s still here
Groundhog Wiarton Willie predicts winter’s still here

Groundhog Day may not be an offi­cial hol­i­day in Canada, but the coun­try does have sev­eral ground­hogs who fore­cast the weather every year on February 2nd.

According to leg­end, if the ground­hog sees his shadow …

Real estate still hot job market in Canada
February 1, 2010 – 7:15 am | 5 Comments
Real estate still hot job market in Canada

Looking for work in Canada? Real estate is still hot — and offer­ing plenty of job oppor­tu­ni­ties.

The Ottawa Citizen recently reported that:

Nationally, employ­ment in real estate was up by 71,000 or a 

Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities
January 22, 2010 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities
Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities

“Calgary (Alberta), Waterloo (Ontario), Ottawa (ON), Vancouver (BC), St. John’s (Newfoundland and Labrador), and Richmond Hill (ON) have what migrants are look­ing for when choos­ing where to locate.”

That’s accord­ing to a recent Conference Board …

How to become a true Canadian: Learn to skate…
January 20, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on How to become a true Canadian: Learn to skate…
How to become a true Canadian: Learn to skate…

Does Canada’s cit­i­zen­ship test require that you “ski a black run, gal­lop a horse, catch a fish, drive a trac­tor, skate in a hockey match and chop down a cedar?”

Uh, no.

But as Jo …