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Looking To Relocate From The USA To Canada? Here's How

Friday August 12, 2016 (15:39:15)
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The US and Canada are two of the largest and most developed nations in the world. They are friendly neighbors that share a large border. The Niagara Falls is on the border of both the nations. Living next to one of the greatest superpowers in world is bound to have its pros and cons, but every year, many people from the US move to its “northern suburb” for various reasons.   more ...

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A Guide To Buying A House In Canada

Monday July 25, 2016 (12:33:10)

There’s a lot to love about Canada. The world’s second largest country is home to a vast, pristine wilderness of rugged woodlands, snow capped peaks and glittering lakes. The cities too have a lot to offer, with a vibrant cultural scene and a booming jobs market.

On top of that, Canada enjoys some of the best quality of life anywhere in the world, supported by universal healthcare, excellent public healthcare and a population famous for its friendliness.   more ...

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A Brief Guide To Canadian Start-Up Visas

Friday July 22, 2016 (14:14:07)
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Any time expats meet, be it in bars, the workplace or online, conversation will inevitably turn to the same subject: visas.

The visa is the ticket to a life overseas. It doesn’t matter if you have the job, the house and an account full of local money; without that slip of paper in your passport, your stay is little more than a holiday.   more ...

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Canada - Recommended Blogs

Saturday April 30, 2016 (12:49:27)

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at Canada and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.

Eat. Live. Travel. Write.
http://www.eatlivetravelwrite.com/

Now calling Toronto home, Australian Mardi somehow manages to fit in a full-time job teaching French, running cooking classes for young lads, contributing freelance foodie articles and teaching French pastry techniques.   more ...

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What Is It About Canada That Expats Find So Appealing?

Friday March 04, 2016 (13:44:54)
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Maple syrup and Mounties, polar bears and politeness; we all think we know Canada already. It’s just like America, but with fewer guns and the Queen in charge, right?

Not quite. Canada is both booming economy and an untouched wilderness. The country manages to keep centuries old traditions alive, but also embrace waves of new arrivals to create a vibrant and multicultural community.   more ...

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A Brief Expat Guide To Canadian Visas

Friday February 12, 2016 (23:21:09)

Living in Canada can be a highly enriching experience for people of all ages, nationalities, and genders. The nation boasts a spectacular countryside complemented by developed cities, and gives you the opportunity to bask in its natural beauty while you enjoy all modern conveniences. Moreover, Canada has one of the strongest and most stable economies compared to other developed nations today.   more ...

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Interview With Francois Roux, CEO & Founder of 2VancouverBC.com

Thursday November 19, 2015 (15:05:34)
Vancouver
Francois, can you tell us a bit about your background before you started 2VancouverBC.com?

I was born and raised in France but I have been living overseas for the past six years now. I completed my Engineering degree at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver) in 2004 as a student on exchange. I then spent a couple of years in the US and Australia before returning to the Canadian West Coast in 2008.

What prompted you to start 2VancouverBC.com?   more ...

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Top 10 Safety Tips For Expat Women In Canada

Wednesday July 29, 2015 (12:30:14)
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Canada is the second largest nation in the world in terms of landmass, and is also among the world’s top ten economies by size. The stable economy is primarily thanks to the country’s abundant natural resources. Canada ranks highly on various measures such as education, healthcare, civil rights, and overall quality of life. There is a large and varied expat population, and it is considered to be a largely safe destination.   more ...

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What Is It Like To Live And Work In Rural Canada?

Monday July 20, 2015 (13:50:57)
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Rural Canada is home to more than six million of the country’s population. Much of this population is concentrated in regions such as Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, British Columbia and Quebec. Canada’s rural areas provide the benefit of living in wide-open spaces with plenty of fresh air. Rural living enables one to enjoy the outdoors, while becoming closely connected with the local community.

Most rural areas in Canada have similar amenities to the cities, including medical facilities, banking, schools, shops, restaurants and Internet connectivity.   more ...

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Surviving On Less In Canada - Money Saving Tips For Expats

Monday July 13, 2015 (15:25:20)
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There’s a long list of reasons why Canada is a great draw for expats from across the world, but there’s one factor that makes many of them think twice about moving: the cost of living. Of course this depends on many factors – where in Canada you choose (or need) to live is one – the big cities are extremely expensive, but in comparison, the smaller towns and rural areas can be surprisingly cheap.   more ...