Living in Canada

We answer: How to live in Canada, how to find a job, how to settle, how to start a family, how to get education, how to get government aids.

Chatham Christmas Parade 2009

The Chatham, Ontario, Christmas Parade took place yesterday. A large group of participants marched the streets of Chatham for more […]

Postal Abbreviations for Canadias Provinces and Territories

Canada has ten provinces and three territories. When you type addresses you need to use the abbreviated names of provinces and/or […]

Dogs and People in Canada

Just like many other immigrants who come from the middle east region I am not a pet person. Our home […]

How to Treat Prisoners on Remand

This article looks into a sensitive issue from different angles. I hope you get involved in the discussion and shed […]

Cheques in Canada

When you land in Canada as a new immigrant you need to be able to handle bank cheques. This post […]

Wooden Buildings Call for Fire

One of the issues that I noticed right after landing in Canada was houses that were mostly made of wood. […]

Canada Sales Taxes: GST, PST, RST, and HST

When you purchase goods or services in Canada you may need to pay a tax on top of the tag price. The sales taxes vary depending on the provinces.

Purchasing Books in Canada

There are two methods that you can purchase a book in Canada. Traditional method – purchasing in person Electronic method […]

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