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  1. Taxation: international customers in internet

    Hi all, I'm planning to start a self-employed online business in the Travel industry. I'm registered in Quebec, Canada. Based on the following points: - I'll be the only employee. I don't want to hire employees. - All services (hotel bookings, tours..etc) are offered outside Canada (Ex. tours...
  2. What's different for Canadians?

    I'm a beginner at investing and all the books I've read are for Americans. I'm confused because I don't know what applies to me as a Canadian investor and what I need to reinterpret. For example, do we buy stocks from the NYSE & NASDAQ or will I be losing money due to currency conversion or...
  3. International Student Here: Someone told me that I can get $500-$1k back as taxrefund

    I am an international student here studying the past 2 years. I got an advertisement through Wechat (app) that there are these accountants that can get a tax refund for $500-$1000 dollars when you don't have any income. Their set prices are $15 for international students with no income and...
  4. International ETF dividend players SDIV - QDXU

    Just wondering if anyone else out there holds these? Your thoughts? I'm looking to purchase in my margin account. I have no room in my RRSP or TFSA. Is there something equivalent here in Canada besides RID? I'm really looking for an international dividend player that is not to heavily...
  5. Cheapest way to transfer money to someone in Kenya?

    General Personal Finance Talk
    And no, this isn't one of those "send me money" scams, we have a friend in Kenya who is going to school and needs financial assistance, so we're trying to help her out. Last time we used Western Union and the fees were a turn off, I would rather send my friend more money and use an option with...