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Get your tax return done for FREE

February 13, 2014 by Leave a comment

Every February and March the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario run a tax clinic community program. Their volunteers provide assistance in preparing income tax returns, free of charge. This service does not include tax advice.

In order to take advantage of this free service, you have to meet specific criteria. ...

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Win an iPod touch, iPad or 13″ MacBook Pro – Contest

November 4, 2013 by Leave a comment

November is financial literacy month in Canada, and in order to promote youth financial literacy, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada is running a contest. By submitting a short video between 30 seconds and 2 minutes, you can win an iPod touch, iPad or a 13’’ MacBook Pro. You have to ...

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Free Landscape Consultation

July 23, 2013 by Leave a comment

I recently used a service from Region of Peel to have a landscaping consultant look over my property and guide me towards making a beautiful garden. The best part about it, other than being free, is that I can now go to the garden nursery and know exactly what can ...

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Get Through School Debt-Free

March 25, 2013 by 2 comments

A friend told me about this great website and I am happy to share it with you. Check out Scholarships Canada. You may find this to be a useful website if your child is starting post-secondary education this year or is already in the midst of undergrad studies or ...

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Free Money for Post-Secondary Education

March 12, 2013 by Leave a comment

Do you know that if your net family income is $42,707 per year or less, each of your children born in 2004 or later may be entitled to $2,000 for their post-secondary education?

No strings attached.  The money is available under the Canadian Learning Bond program. The way this works is that the ...

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Let’s get cultured for FREE

March 11, 2013 by Leave a comment

Did you know that with your Toronto Public Library card you can take out a pass for your family to explore the best of Toronto's arts and cultural treasures for free?  The participating venues are:

  • AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario
  • Bata Shoe Museum
  • Black Creek Pioneer Village
  • ...

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