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Moving to BC with a car

My wife and I are moving to British Columbia on temporary work permits, from the US, and we'll be bringing in a car. However, we want to drive up through Alberta (Burgess Shale tourism!) on our way to Vancouver, and I'm concerned that this may cause major headaches with regard to insurance, registration, licenses, etc. Please help us avoid border crossing nightmares! [more inside]
posted by inkfish on Jun 28, 2012 - 6 answers

Canadian/International equivalent to American Science & Surplus?

Is there any online store even roughly equivalent to American Science & Surplus that ships to Canada? By "roughly equivalent" I mean "has a large selection of random science-y supplies/doodads/gizmos at reasonable prices."
posted by btfreek on Jun 21, 2012 - 3 answers

GI Joe: Real Canadian Hero

Did GI Joe fight for other countries? [more inside]
posted by asnider on Jun 21, 2012 - 10 answers

I much like my head. I don't want to see it removed just yet.

Given that the copyright landscape is about to change in Canada, educate me about VPN services and securing my connection like I'm a n00b! [more inside]
posted by liquado on Jun 20, 2012 - 5 answers

Common Law, Taxes and Immigration in Canada without SIN

My common-law partner and I are in the process of filing forms for her sponsorship of me to receive permanent resident status in Canada. She changed her marital status to common-law on her most recent tax forms (we have been living together since 2009). She is now being audited by Revenue Canada, since this reflects a change from her last tax return and how her GST/HST refunds are calculated. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jun 2, 2012 - 3 answers

Help me lawyer up!

I've got a special-snowflake immigrations issue that leads me to believe I no longer know enough to handle the problem. I need to meet with an immigrations lawyer/consultant. But how do I choose? (Location filter: Montreal) [more inside]
posted by cinoyter on Jun 1, 2012 - 10 answers

The Perfect Photo

North Americana Filter: Find the 10 best pictures taken from each decade onwards from 1910 to 2010? [more inside]
posted by Funmonkey1 on May 31, 2012 - 8 answers

realistic surrender

What happens when you surrender on a drug trafficking warrant? (Canadian version) [more inside]
posted by philip-random on May 28, 2012 - 5 answers

What to do on a honeymoon in Vancouver?

Vancouver honeymoon: what to do? [more inside]
posted by asnider on May 24, 2012 - 6 answers

Tips on moving to Germany

I will be moving from Canada to Germany later this year, and would like to gain from your collective experience. Do you have any tips on making a long-distance, semi-permanent move, or things that you wished you'd known ahead of time? [more inside]
posted by frimble on May 24, 2012 - 14 answers

Moving the dough from here to there

What is a cheap yet secure way to send money from Canada to the US on a regular basis? [more inside]
posted by yawper on May 22, 2012 - 15 answers

Dog-friendly long weekend trip north of Chicago?

Destinations for memorial day weekend trip north of Chicago with a 75 lb dog? [more inside]
posted by b_alex_a on May 21, 2012 - 7 answers

I didn't order the paint chips!

How to deal with a car dealer for problems with new car before delivery? [more inside]
posted by arcticseal on May 16, 2012 - 13 answers

Where can I watch the show "Made In Canada"?

Where/how can I watch/get a hold of the Canadian comedy "Made In Canada" (a.k.a. "The Industry)? [more inside]
posted by 4midori on May 14, 2012 - 4 answers

What can I buy my Canadian friend when I'm in the UK ... today?

Bad friend: I forgot to buy a birthday present for my Canadian friend. I am in the UK. I would like to be able to give her something today. I have a debit card, a credit card, Paypal and the internet. I'm thinking that a voucher would be good, but for example, can I buy an amazon.ca voucher for her? Can she use an amazon.com or .co.uk voucher in Canada? What other vouchers are there that will allow me to pay from the UK? [more inside]
posted by LyzzyBee on May 12, 2012 - 8 answers

I moved. The cheese stayed where it was. Now it doesn't return my calls.

What should I do instead of online journalism? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on May 9, 2012 - 6 answers

Recommendations for Canadian car insurance

Looking for car insurance recommendations in Calgary, AB. Has anyone had a fantastic deal, good service or other tips? [more inside]
posted by arcticseal on May 8, 2012 - 5 answers

70s Game Show Theme Music

What 70s game show used Henry Mancini's "March of the Cue Balls" as its theme music? [more inside]
posted by dopeydad on Apr 28, 2012 - 4 answers

Canadian Tax Questions

A few questions about filing taxes for 2011 in Canada, mostly about lines 330-331. [more inside]
posted by althanis on Apr 25, 2012 - 10 answers

Which cell phone should I choose?

I'm switching my cell phone service from Bell to Koodo. I'd like a smartphone but I've never had one before. Which phone should I get? [more inside]
posted by kyla on Apr 20, 2012 - 5 answers

How long has the Highway of Tears been around for?

How long has BC's Highway 16 been known as the Highway of Tears? I'm trying to establish the origins of the name.
posted by avocet on Apr 16, 2012 - 5 answers

Canadian Looking for Amazon Turk Requester Account

I'm interested in having a requester account with amazon turk. I live in Canada...But I am physically close to the US border. Can anyone tell me of an acceptable workaround to accomplish this? I've considered driving to the US to open an account but I don't want to do that unless I know for sure it will allow me to run a requester account. Any ideas? Thanks!
posted by anewnormal on Apr 5, 2012 - 3 answers

How can I get these toys for my son?

Looking for some help getting some toys that seem to only be available in Asia. [more inside]
posted by never used baby shoes on Mar 31, 2012 - 2 answers

Where should I cross the Niagara River?

Border crossings along the Niagara River: Peace Bridge or Lewiston-Queenston? [more inside]
posted by Johnny Assay on Mar 21, 2012 - 11 answers

Road trip recommendations in the USA or Canada?

My husband and I have just returned from a great trip to West Texas; both back to work tomorrow. In order to keep our sanity, need to start planning the next road trip. Any suggestions? Probably no more than 10-12 days during the summer and we are willing to fly to a start off point. We like to linger. Preferably in the US or Canada.
posted by mwark on Mar 18, 2012 - 17 answers

Traveling with a soon-to-expire Chinese passport to the States, will we get trouble?

Asking for friend: Chinese passport with US Visa expiring in less than six months, will we get trouble crossing the border from Canada to US for a trip? [more inside]
posted by cyml on Mar 10, 2012 - 13 answers

Cross-browser, cross-platform, cross-country compatibility.

As a Canadian, can I do freelance design work in the U.S. if I move there? [more inside]
posted by oulipian on Mar 10, 2012 - 6 answers

What can you get in Canada but not the US?

Cool, useful, or delicious things to bring back to the US from Canada that are only available in Canada? All ideas welcome (except things like maple syrup, which although abundant in Canada are available in the US too).
posted by agent99 on Mar 9, 2012 - 72 answers

1995 (Canadian?) kids' show name

I'm trying to remember the name of a children's TV show broadcast on (I think) YTV around 1995, I think it was in the slot after Camp Cariboo. It was probably Canadian, and it had a mailbox puppet that said "YOOOOOOU BET!" when asked if there was any mail, and one of the men on the show used to dress up like a bee, which I remember terrifying me as a child. It may have been broadcast on TVO, but I'm fairly certain it was YTV. [more inside]
posted by kansakwens on Mar 8, 2012 - 6 answers

Songs that hearken Canada.

Help me revel in the splendour of Canada. I'm looking for songs that reference Canadian provinces/territories by name. [more inside]
posted by kanata on Feb 28, 2012 - 44 answers

What type of lawyer do we need?

My husband and I would like to be able to travel, but he has a felony conviction that makes things a bit complicated, and we're having trouble sorting out what options we have, what needs to be done, and in what order of operations. I would like to buy an hour or two of a lawyer's time, but I first need to know what kind of lawyer we need. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 24, 2012 - 13 answers

CAD GAH

I am not in Canadabut I have a credit card loaded with 75 Canadian dollars. What is the smartest way to buy something in canadian dollars off of Amazon (amazon.ca)? I will need any purchase shipped to the U.S.. Will there be crazy unforeseen delivery charges buying through amazon.ca? Is there a way to get this money onto my amazon.com account as credit? Is there some other smart way to spend Canadian dollars while living in the u.s.? Is there some way to get it transferred through the credit card company to an account of mine? The card says it is only for electronic use. [more inside]
posted by cashman on Feb 15, 2012 - 12 answers

What is our best plan of action for wanting a mortgage a year from now?

We have a year before we're thinking of applying for a mortgage. What can we do in the interim to ensure we're in the best condition possible? [more inside]
posted by Rodrigo Lamaitre on Feb 4, 2012 - 5 answers

Best websites for browsing Canada / BC real estate?

Best websites for browsing Canada / BC real estate? [more inside]
posted by Meatbomb on Feb 2, 2012 - 14 answers

May in Nova Scotia. Cold? Buggy?

May in Nova Scotia. Cold? Buggy? Wet? [more inside]
posted by gyusan on Feb 2, 2012 - 7 answers

visa photographs in Cambridge MA

urgent: where in Cambridge MA can I get inexpensive instant passport-sized photos according to Canadian visa specifications? [more inside]
posted by idlethink on Jan 31, 2012 - 12 answers

Can you help with this Canadian GST/HST dilemma?

Canadian tax question: I quoted a client for a job, and neglected to specify whether GST/HST is included. They think the price should be understood as including GST/HST. I think it should be understood as excluding GST/HST. Is there some external standard to resolve this? [more inside]
posted by PersonPerson on Jan 27, 2012 - 23 answers

Can you walk on top of the Citadel in Quebec City?

Is it possible to walk on top of the Citadel or Ramparts in Quebec City in winter? [more inside]
posted by Chaussette and the Pussy Cats on Jan 26, 2012 - 3 answers

How do I match a Canadian zip code to a census/subcensus name?

Is there any way to match a Canadian Zip code to the census/sub-census that it belongs ? [more inside]
posted by djfreex on Jan 26, 2012 - 2 answers

Tracking my dog walks across the country.

I have a fitbit. I have a dog. I would like to make a map of Canada displaying the distance I have walked with said dog. I am completely incapable of anything technical. Help me out? [more inside]
posted by kanata on Jan 14, 2012 - 5 answers

Canadians, give me some credit

Is there any Canadian credit card company that will check your US credit history? [more inside]
posted by crazycanuck on Jan 13, 2012 - 3 answers

I need my anti-baby pills for cheap, please

Interested in ordering birth control pills from Canada to the US. Is this a good idea? If so, how do you do it? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 12, 2012 - 5 answers

Looking for web resource for Canadian court statistics.

How can I locate sources for statistics on the outcomes of Canadian criminal court cases, that include such data as type of defence counsel (ie Legal Aid, from large firm, high profile, new in field, or preferably cost of counsel), amount of time before trial, income/profession of defendant, sentence given, and sentence actually carried out? Does such data even exist? I'm only asking out of curiosity, not for any professional or education project.
posted by rupeh on Jan 11, 2012 - 7 answers

What do to on a honeymoon in the Okanagan?

We are going to honeymoon in British Columbia wine country; what should we do aside from the obvious? [more inside]
posted by asnider on Jan 5, 2012 - 19 answers

Where to stay in Banff or Jasper in June

Planning a trip to the Banff/Jasper area late June-early July. Not our first, but first in 8 years or so. There was an excellent thread on MeFi in 2008 concerning accomodations, but some of the links have expired. I will be there for a milestone birthday and want to wake up somewhere amazing. Must have internet/wifi. Must be close enough to amenities that if the weather is abysmal, we'll still have nice things to do within slogging distance. Don't want to spend a milliion bucks, but are willing to shell out for somewhere which is worth the money.
posted by dorgla on Jan 4, 2012 - 6 answers

HGTV Canada in the US

How can I watch HGTV Canada in the US? [more inside]
posted by a robot made out of meat on Jan 2, 2012 - 3 answers

Jury duty pay in Canada?

Are Canadian employers required to pay me my full salary while I am on jury duty? I am an overtime exempt store manager. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 2, 2012 - 5 answers

Identify an obscure Canadian TV show?

Looking for the name of a show that aired during the mid 1980s in BC on the Knowledge Network. The only detail I remember clearly is that one of the characters, a young Nordic-looking girl, was a hemophiliac.
posted by Lorin on Dec 31, 2011 - 0 answers

Package hasn't arrived. No tracking number. Lost cause?

Sent package from MN to Toronto 3 weeks ago. It hasn't arrived. I have no way to track it. Is this a lost cause? [more inside]
posted by Laura Macbeth on Dec 29, 2011 - 12 answers

Are there tax implications to my parents helping me to pay off my student loan?

[Canada Tax Filter] If my parents loan me money to pay back a non-government student line of credit from a bank, and I pay them a portion of the principal each month, are there any negative tax implications? [more inside]
posted by dobie on Dec 28, 2011 - 5 answers

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