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November 16, 2022

Saving space, clean lines, and subtle luxurious elements are hot trends for kitchens this season. Designers are incorporating more eat-in kitchens, enhanced storage space, and marble elements, while blue with bold white accents are the trending colours.


October 6, 2022

Merchants now have the ability to add surcharge on credit card transactions to offset credit card processing fees, and nearly one in five (19 per cent) small businesses are considering it, says a survey by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB).

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August 18, 2022

Although it may be tempting for small business owners to adopt an informal working arrangement, family businesses are ultimately subject to the same employment law considerations as any other business. Planning ahead and formalizing work...



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