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Government funds job training for Ontario immigrants
May 26, 2011 – 6:54 pm | One Comment
Government funds job training for Ontario immigrants

Looking for a job in Ontario?

The Government of Canada is pro­vid­ing an addi­tional $22 mil­lion to the Bridge Training pro­gram to help skilled immi­grants in Ontario find jobs in their field.

Ontario’s Bridge Training

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 …

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

Speaking Canadian: But do you speak Ottawan?
November 8, 2010 – 11:26 am | 4 Comments
Speaking Canadian: But do you speak Ottawan?

Most Americans, Brits, Australians, or other English-​​speakers who move to Canada assume that they’ll be able to under­stand Canadian English.

In fact, before we relo­cated to Canada from the U.S., it didn’t occur to me …

Canadian real estate: The cost of buying a home now
November 5, 2010 – 7:04 am | 4 Comments
Canadian real estate: The cost of buying a home now

How much does it cost to buy a home in Canada?

It depends on where you want to live.

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) reg­u­larly pub­lishes sta­tis­tics about real estate prices in major …