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Business: April 2012 Archives

Graduates Face Tough Job Market

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

New university and college graduates face higher-than average youth unemployment rates and the competition for that first post-secondary job can be fierce. Donna Guzik says it's more important than ever to stand out from the crowd and she has some advice.

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Business: Avoid The Tax Audit

Posted by Cindy Grant

The deadline to pay your taxes is fast approaching.  April 30th is D-Day, and once you've filed your paperwork, hopefully you can forget about it til next year.  That is, unless you get audited. Our business columnist Donna Guzik is here with some ways you can tighten up the paperwork and avoid an audit.

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Preparing for Higher Interest Rates

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Canadians have enjoyed low interest rates for so long it's easy to forget the inevitable. What goes down, must come up. And many economists now predict that interest rates will be hiked sooner than you might like. Donna Guzik has some thoughts on how best to prepare.

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