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Customs Duties on Shipping Items to Canada

While tax treaties around the world, like NAFTA, are aimed at eliminating tariffs and duties on goods shipped across international boundaries, the world still has a way to go. There is often a tax or duty that you must pay before Canada Post, or your shipping company, will release the package sent to you from…

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Top 10 Reasons to Immigrate to Vancouver

The popularity of cities and regions ebb and flow, and right now, there are few places hotter in North America than the Pacific Northwest.  Even more than 20 years after the latest boom, the region remains one of the wealthiest, most cultured, and most diverse areas on the continent. All of this and more makes…

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Top 10 Reasons to Emigrate

Travel is easier than ever before and so more and more people are living where they were not born. Why is that? This article will discuss some major reasons. So—allons-y!—here we go, counting down the Top 10 reasons to give in to that impulse for adventure immigrate to another country.

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How to Sneak Into Canada on Foot

Here are a few tips for crossing the border on foot

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The Top 7 Places for Greeks to live in Canada

Greeks are some of this world’s most “spoiled” people, living in a place of extreme and diverse beauty, enjoying delicious seafood treats while their bodies get pleasantly heated from the warmth of the Greek sun. It’s quite difficult for a Greek to leave this way of life and migrate to Northern countries such as Canada…

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More Dying Towns Smart Immigrants Should Avoid. Or should they?

Last year we wrote an article highlighting a bunch of declining Canadian towns that we felt immigrants should avoid. Last year’s article took into account the ten municipalities or towns with the worst population decline between the 2006 census and the 2011 census, as well as unemployment rates, location and salary growth (or lack thereof)….

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How to enlist in a government-funded language course in Canada

The Canadian government offers free language courses to eligible permanent residents and citizens

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Canadian Citizenship Language Requirement

Language Requirements for a Canadian Citizenship Application

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Buy Your Passport, Buy Your Citizenship

People often see immigration to Canada and other parts of the world as a way of pursuing new opportunities, obtaining valuable experience or simply being with their loved ones. Some governments have taken to selling visas and citizenship as a way of doing business. Let’s look at what that costs are in different countries around…

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Top 8 Canadian Immigration Law Schools

8. Queens’ University – Kingston, Ontario Kingston by Doug Kerr / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0 Along with Western, Queen’s is one of the twin Ontario-elite havens to the east and west of Toronto. Both have strongly competitive and reputable law schools, but at Queen’s it’s not all Bay Street strivers: Kingston’s school by the…

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