Universities of Vancouver: Higher education in British Columbia

If you're young and heading to Vancouver, British Columbia, you will be happy to know that the city and the surrounding area have a great variety of respectable colleges and universities. Part of what makes living in a big city interesting is its diverse and dynamic population, and having a large student population definitely [...]

2019-07-16T13:23:34+00:00By |0 Comments

Moving to Canada with a Criminal Record

Canada has some of the most friendly and open immigration policies among western, developed nations, but it's not a complete free-for-all. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) still has certain standards and requirements for individuals wishing to live, work and study in the country. One of those requirements says that immigrants should have a [...]

2019-06-30T16:41:37+00:00By |0 Comments

Family Class Visa: Canadian immigration for relatives

As a Canadian resident or citizen, you can sponsor relatives for a Family Class Visa. Through this program, parents can sponsor their children, and husbands or wives can sponsor their spouses. The program even applies to adopted children and to same-sex couples. Also, parents and grandparents of a Canadian citizen or permanent resident can qualify [...]

2019-06-19T14:03:05+00:00By |0 Comments

Best Zero Waste Shops in Canada

This month Canada pledged to implement a ban on single-use plastics as part of an international mission to reduce the catastrophic levels of disposable plastic that are clogging the earth's oceans and waterways. But for those of us who can't wait for the legislation to go into effect in 2021, we've put together a [...]

2019-06-23T10:54:38+00:00By |0 Comments

The Cost of Living in Calgary vs Vancouver

Western Canada, one of the last frontiers of our planet. Until just a hundred years ago, it was still little more than a smattering of fur traders, cowboys and a great variety of First Nations peoples. Beyond the Great Lakes of Ontario and Quebec, and the open prairies of Manitoba and Saskatchewan, the country [...]

2019-06-07T08:37:07+00:00By |0 Comments

Toronto Suburbs for Affordable Housing

With the average price of a detached home in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) hovering around $1.4 million, and prices in the city's most desirable neighbourhoods reaching even higher, many families are having to shop elsewhere. Toronto's affordability crisis is no secret. Residents and policy makers are certainly aware of the problem. In 2017, [...]

2019-06-04T17:35:43+00:00By |0 Comments

How to Move to Canada as an Investor

If you are looking for a way to move to Canada, coming as an investor could be one of your best options. Canada's investor visas offer a great variety of possibilities and a relatively easy path to immigration. The nation is rich in natural resources, with a robust economy and a well-educated work force. [...]

2019-06-06T09:30:28+00:00By |0 Comments

Moving to Canada as a Refugee and Seeking Asylum

As the neighbour to the south cracks down on immigration, Trudeau and his Liberal Party have been turning Canada into something of a haven for asylum-seeking refugees. Moving to Canada to escape poverty, civil unrest and political instability is a dream for many people from around the world. But turning that dream into a [...]

2019-06-03T16:56:31+00:00By |0 Comments

Canadian Real Estate Prices: Spring 2019

Canada enjoys one of the most prosperous and stable economies in the world. And strict financial regulations do a good job of protecting Canadians from the kind of housing collapse and crisis that struck the U.S. back in 2008. But the Canadian real estate market can fluctuate just like anywhere else in the world. [...]

2019-05-29T05:36:13+00:00By |0 Comments
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