How networking can help get you into your field

Credit to Author: Staff Writer| Date: Mon, 01 Mar 2021 13:00:51 +0000

Why in-person or virtual networking is a critical job search technique in Canada. Networking is a powerful tool that can help skilled immigrants access relevant career opportunities. Daniel Yeung, director of customer experience strategy and operations at TELUS Health, has been mentoring newcomers for several years and shares with them the many advantages that developing […]

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What you need to know about credit in Canada

Credit to Author: Staff Writer| Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 14:43:38 +0000

What is a credit score and why is it important in Canada? As soon as you arrive in Canada, one of your first tasks will be opening a bank account. This will allow you to put the savings you brought with you into a Canadian bank account, get a debit card, set yourself up to […]

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Reaching your financial goals through digital tools and advice

Credit to Author: Amit Brahme| Date: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 00:28:42 +0000

What’s proving to be a real game-changer in managing your finances is the ability to access advice through digital channels, and even leverage artificial intelligence (AI) to help simplify the process of managing your finances.

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Five tips to maximize e-commerce returns: New opportunities for business growth and boosting resilience

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 23:17:45 +0000

During the first four months of the pandemic, e-commerce sales exceeded those of the 2019 holiday season. Selling online has now become even more essential for Canadian businesses. It is creating new opportunities for business growth and boosting resilience.

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New to Canada? Build good credit the smart way

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 13:08:35 +0000

Your credit history is composed of information collected from financial institutions, lenders and retailers about how you have managed credit in the past. Understandably, when you immigrate to Canada, you need to build your credit from scratch.

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Four easy ways to improve your financial literacy

Credit to Author: Amit Brahme| Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 20:54:14 +0000

We all want to make smart financial decisions, especially during such challenging times. But seeking out the right resources and finding the time to learn can easily push its way down your to-do list. Here are four easy ways to assess your knowledge and take charge of your financial future. Review commonly used banking terms […]

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TD helps Canadians securely send money in more ways to more places with TD Global Transfer

Credit to Author: Staff Writer| Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 21:53:39 +0000

If you’re one of the many Canadians who regularly sends money abroad to family or friends, you may know there are several important factors to consider when deciding which money transfer service you should use, including security, speed, convenience and transfer costs. According to a Stats Canada study published in 2019, Canadian residents sent an […]

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Canadian entrepreneurs are shifting priorities and taking advantage of trends brought on by COVID-19: BDC study

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 21:21:43 +0000

Most small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) are looking ahead and taking action to prepare for the future despite COVID-19, according to a study conducted by BDC, the Business Development Bank of Canada – a financial institution supporting Canadian entrepreneurs.

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Financial decision-making during uncertain times: Tips to keep in mind while making money decisions

Credit to Author: Amit Brahme| Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 15:08:05 +0000

People have a lot of questions these days: When will life return to normal? Will there ever be a “normal” again? When will I be able to gather with large groups of friends and family? And how do I make smart decisions about my money? In uncertain times, it can be really hard to know the best strategies to protect your money, especially if you’ve recently arrived in Canada. While everyone’s situation is different, making smart decisions about preserving, borrowing, investing and spending your money is a matter of returning to some financial basics

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Being an entrepreneur is already a challenge: Your best asset can be your optimism

Credit to Author: Ramya Ramanathan| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 02:57:16 +0000

One of the values that characterizes most entrepreneurs is an asset that helps us manage times like the one we are currently experiencing with the pandemic. That is the ability of being optimistic about better outcomes. We speak from experience. Having spent some time running our growing Calgary-based start-up: RemarkaBall, we can tell you that […]

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