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The Ins and Outs of the Canada Education Savings Grant

2018-02-14T14:21:04+00:00

Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) provides an incentive for parents, family and friends to save for a child's post-secondary education by paying a grant based on the amount contributed to an RESP for the child. The Canada education savings grant (CESG) money will be deposited directly into the child's RESP. Who qualifies for the basic

The Ins and Outs of the Canada Education Savings Grant2018-02-14T14:21:04+00:00

Applying for a Student Loan? Get Your Proof of Income Online

2017-07-12T14:34:47+00:00

Did you know? When applying for a student loan, grant or subsidy, you may be asked to provide a proof of income statement (option ‘C’ print) to your financial institution or to a municipal, provincial, territorial or federal government department. Getting your proof of income statement is easy with the Canada Revenue Agency’s

Applying for a Student Loan? Get Your Proof of Income Online2017-07-12T14:34:47+00:00

Get a $1200 Helping Hand for Your Child’s Education

2016-07-26T16:13:19+00:00

With the cost of post-secondary education and training programs rising, it is never too early to start saving for your child’s education.  In an effort to help families get a head start, the B.C. Government is offering to contribute $1,200 to eligible children through the British Columbia Training and Education Savings Grant (BCTESG). The grant

Get a $1200 Helping Hand for Your Child’s Education2016-07-26T16:13:19+00:00

More Money with the New Canada Child Benefit

2016-07-20T12:52:22+00:00

The federal government will be rolling out the new Canada Child Benefit (CCB) on July 20, 2016.  The program is intended to put more money in the hands of families, and the federal government anticipates that under this new child benefit package most families will receive higher payments than under the old Universal Child Care

More Money with the New Canada Child Benefit2016-07-20T12:52:22+00:00

B.C. Home Owner Grant Threshold Increases in 2016

2016-07-08T13:15:22+00:00

Due to skyrocketing property values in Metro Vancouver, the B.C. government has raised the threshold for the Home Owner Grant for 2016.  B.C. residents who own homes valued up to $1.2 million may qualify to receive a full Home Owner Grant this year, while a partial grant may also be available if their homes are

B.C. Home Owner Grant Threshold Increases in 20162016-07-08T13:15:22+00:00

Home Owner Grant threshold rises with property values

2013-01-02T19:52:18+00:00

VICTORIA - More than one million home owners in British Columbia may be eligible to receive the entire Home Owner Grant again this year as the Province is increasing the threshold for the Home Owners Grant by $ 10,000 to $ 1.295 million to keep pace with rising property value assessments, Finance Minister Michael de

Home Owner Grant threshold rises with property values2013-01-02T19:52:18+00:00

B.C. raises threshold of homeowner grant

2012-03-07T09:45:04+00:00

VICTORIA - British Columbians who own homes worth up to $ 1.285 million may be eligible to receive the entire homeowners' grant this year, after the Province raised the threshold to accommodate rising property values. BC Assessment estimates the value of all homes based on their market value on July 1 each year. The Province

B.C. raises threshold of homeowner grant2012-03-07T09:45:04+00:00