Most families in Canada pay out thousands of dollars a year for their children to be in care while they’re at work or school
Many Canadian families are receiving their first UCCB payments this week, as the federal government issues the retroactive tax benefit. It may seem like a handy cash infusion for childcare and other expenses – but it could up your bill come tax time. Here’s what you need to know.
Perks may abound for the self employed, but one notable side effect to being your own boss is lack of company health benefits. Even with Canada’s enviable healthcare system, unexpected expenses incurred by prescriptions, disability or long term illness is enough to make anyone ill. Avoid shelling out when you’re under the weather by knowing your self employment benefit options.