Cross border shopping: How much can I bring back to Canada?

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Yes, cross-border shopping has declined over the years, but even with a low loonie, Canadians are still heading south in search of discounted clothing, cheaper cheese, and lower-priced flights. According to the Conference Board of Canada, travel to the US is expected to return to normal growth in 2017. And with Black Friday fast approaching […]

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Travel Advisory: Zika Virus Alert Update

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Zika virus – related conditions The mosquito-borne Zika virus has been dominating the news since it first hit in December. The virus, when contracted by pregnant women, has been linked to microcephaly, a rare birth defect. It may also be causing another serious health condition called Guillain-Barré syndrome, where the body’s immune system attacks the […]

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