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Just Arrived in Canada? Things you need to know.

Here are some free resources to help you with starting your new life in Canada.

Living In Canada

Driving in Canada

Driving in Canada

In order to drive a car in Canada you need a valid driver’s licence which is issued by the province or territory where you reside. By law you are required to carry your driver’s licence with you whenever you drive. Also, you should have copies of your vehicle registration and insurance.

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Manage Your Finances

Employment In Canada

Working in accounting jobs in Canada

Working in accounting jobs in Canada

To help you understand the accounting and finance landscape in Canada, we’ll look at four key areas including:

1. An overview of the accounting and finance industry in Canada
2. Accounting credentials and certifications that are required
3. The job outlook for accounting and finance jobs in Canada
4. Labour market statistics for accounting jobs in Canada.

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Franchising For New Canadians

How do I identify a great franchisor?

How do I identify a great franchisor?

When deciding to buy a franchise, you want to ensure that you partner with a great franchisor. Here are three signs to identify a great franchisor: strong leadership and vision; positive relationships with their franchisees; and, support for their franchisees. Learn important questions to ask about these areas.

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Buying Your First Home

Types of housing (Video)

Types of housing (Video)

There are various types of housing that you can buy in Canada. In each case, you are responsible for making the mortgage payments as well as paying the bills for your specific unit(for example, property taxes and utilities such as electricity, gas, water, etc). Bylaws are local municipal rules and regulations that vary across Canada. You are responsible for following these bylaws in the care and maintenance of your property. Below is a list of several types of housing.

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