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 Josee Sauve

Tax Tip #5 from columnist Josee Sauve

A lot of people think or are told and believe that they can deduct the expenses they incurred during the course of their employment (uniforms, safety boots, First Aid courses, parking etc.). The truth is that none of these can be claimed on your income tax return. Schedule 1 already provides individuals with the Canada […]

 Gilbert The Beagle

Gabbing with Gilbert

Gabbing with Gilbert

I’m a real hound so when my best friend unleashed me while taking me on my morning walk, my nose took over my willpower and I got running like a lunatic. I kept wanting to turn around and run back to my owner, but every single time, a new scent hit my nostrils, guiding me […]

 Marie Morrell

Teaching Life Skills The Most Precious Gift You Can Give A Human Being

Teaching Life Skills  The Most Precious Gift You Can Give A Human Being

Definition Life skills are abilities for adaptive and positive behaviour enabling you— as humans—to deal effectively with the demands and challenges of your daily life, in our constantly changing environment. Life Skills Benefits For All Ages Life skills provide you with new ways of solving problems; help you to recognize the impact of your actions […]

 Josee Sauve

Tax Tip #4

Tax Tip #4

If you have a child who is turning 19 between now and March 31, 2019, whether they worked or not, they should file their 2017 taxes to ensure they receive the GST and/or Trillium benefits they are entitled to. If you are a single parent with a working child, it is imperative that their income […]

 Marie Morrell

Marie Morrell says don’t buy into the illusion

Marie Morrell says don’t buy into the illusion

About illusions- In this particular case according to its definition, an illusion is a distortion of the senses, revealing how the human brain normally organizes and interprets sensory stimulation—arousing excitement about something. Illusions distort reality which is generally shared by most people. Stating the obvious- When thinking about it, everybody considers honesty a virtue; yet […]