SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileWhile more than one third of Canadians have opened a tax free savings account, a survey by Leger Marketing found nearly 40 per cent don’t know about investment options within a TFSA.The investment vehicle was introduced by the Conservative government in 2008 and allows Canadians over 18 to invest up to $5,000 per year tax free into a savings account.However, the program has been largely misunderstood since its inception.Earlier this year, the Canada Revenue Agency took the unusual step of allowing account holders to explain how and why they misinterpreted the rules. Based on those answers, the agency waived fees for some who had made mistakes in how they handled their accounts.Read moreHave you opened a tax free savings account? Do you understand its use as an investment tool? Take our survey, and let us know in the comments section below.Have you opened a TFSA?survey software(This is not a scientific survey. It is based on readers’ responses).Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
As a school counselor and mother, I know middle school students are complicated. They can be simultaneously self conscious and exhibitionist, walled off and confessional, risk taking and cautious. They can be intensely concerned about social justice issues, but act mean toward each other.
Houston RocketsThe Rockets joined the NBA in 1967. Though they made the playoffs with rookie Elvin Hayes, the Rockets did not finish a season with a winning record until the 1976 77 season. That season they acquired center, Moses Malone who went on to win the MVP award twice.
Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device. (Toronto Sun)The Toronto Transit Commission is coming under fire after the emergence of a picture.
Let’s look at the origins of the slippers. We are first introduced to the ruby slippers when Dorothy’s tornado tortured house erratically lands in the magical Land of Oz, a place made out of beautiful dreams and nightmares (what some might call our unconscious mind). It turns out that it was an unfortunate day for one of Oz’s nastier residents, who happened to have a powerful pair of shoes, because Dorothy’s little Kansas abode lands right on her.