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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

Manage Your Finances

Employment In Canada

How to prepare a Canadian style resume

How to prepare a Canadian style resume

When immigrants come to Canada, one of their first challenges is to find meaningful employment in the field of industry that they desire.  There are lots of factors that may help advance or limit these newcomers.  These include, geography, education, and the esteem to...

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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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