Personal Finance

The Chase Paymenttech point of sale terminal is seen in this file photo from 20 March 2017.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Sharing Is Good, But You Have To Pay Tax

(WINDSOR, ON) – The nation’s tax collection department, known as Revenue Canada, has issued a strong warning reminding sharing-economy participants that they must pay income…

Terry Campbell, president of the Canadian Bankers Association.Photo via Twitter.

Bankers Warn Of Overpayment Scam

(WINDSOR, ON) – With March being Fraud Prevention Month, the Canadian Bankers Association has issued a warning on fraudulent over payments. Says the Association, criminals…

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ACWR Offers Tax Prep For Artists

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Arts Council Windsor and Region is hosting another instalment of the professional development workshop series with a session designed to assist…

The Cash Money outlet at Ouellette Avenue and Wyandotte Street in Windsor is seen in this file photo from 22 December 2015.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Payday Loan Crisis

(WINDSOR, ON) – A new study reports one in four insolvent debtors have payday loans. Hoyes, Michalos, and Associates, an Ontario insolvency firm, has issued…

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Mystery Shopper Scam Hits Ontario

(WINDSOR, ON) – Ontario’s Financial Services Commission is warning consumers not to take on employment as a mystery shopper for the Insurance Institute of Canada….


CRA Scam Bilks Canadians Of $6.2Million

(MILTON, ON) – In October, 2016, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police announced a significant decrease in the amount of losses attributed to the CRA Scam,…

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CRA Scammers Arrested In India

(MILTON, ON) – On October 5, Indian Authorities completed a police operation in Thane, India. This operation revealed that a number of Internal Revenue Service…


Chatham-Kent Living Wage Calculated

(CHATHAM, ON) – The Social Inclusion Action Team of the Prosperity Roundtable has calculated the local Living Wage for the Chatham-Kent community. A living wage…

Formerly a Hilton Hotel, the Waterfront Hotel's rebranding to a Best Western PLUS has been two years in the making.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Financially Empowering Women

(WINDSOR, ON) – Financial Fitness and Women’s Enterprise Skills Training of Windsor will host the Women’s Financial Empowerment Summit to be held on October 21…