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Essential Steps to Express Entry

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When considering if you qualify for Express Entry it is important to ensure the following: 1) You qualify under one of the four immigration programs used by Express Entry Federal Skilled Worker Federal Skilled Trades Canadian Experience Class Provincial Nominee 2) You will be able to afford your application and the Canadian government fees 3) […]

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Quick Tips for Express Entry

Ensure you have your language scores and credential assessment (if required for your program) ready when applying Ensure all information you enter into your profile is correct Ensure you can support all information on your application with the required documents Ensure you can access all require documents within a 60 day window Ensure you have […]

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Questions You Should Ask Before Applying For Express Entry

Are you under 35? Your ideal age would be under 35, but you can earn points up until the age of 44 Do you have any higher education? You would ideally have one year of post secondary education or more (more than high school Diploma alone) Are you fluent in English? You would ideally be highly […]

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10 Photos That Prove Canada is the Most Beautiful Country in the World

Whether you agree with this post title or not, there’s no arguing that Canada is one of the most beautiful countries in the world which is why so many people are applying to immigrate there. Here at Canada Abroad, we offer regulated Canadian immigration consulting, and thought it might be a fun idea to show prospective […]

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Are Americans Really Moving to Canada?

Since the outcome of the American election on November 8th, many people have been asking, “are Americans really moving to Canada?” and “how will this effect me and my application?” The answer is, they’re not moving yet, and it wont effect applications from anywhere else in the world. Yes, it is true that the Canadian Government’s […]

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Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) Coming Into Effect

Effective November 10th, 2016, certain travellers will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to enter Canada. The eTA would need to be applied for before boarding your flight to Canada. You can apply online at a fee of $7 Canadian per eTA. You will need access to your passport, a credit card (Visa and Mastercard only), an […]

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Saskatchewan Provincial Nominee Program Re-Opens

On August 30th, 2016,  the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program announced on their website that they have re-opened the Occupations in Demand Sub – Category. This Provincial Program is for those who are already in the Express Entry Pool and meet the following criteria:  Score a minimum of 60 points out of 100 on the Saskatchewan Immigrant […]

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112 Reasons to Move to Canada

Change your holiday destination into your new home Moving to a different country is not always the easiest decision to make. However, certain countries are definitely worth your while to consider. One of those countries is Canada. Let’s have a look at some of the exciting adventures you can have when moving to Canada as […]

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Your Simplified Guide to Express Entry

After twelve months of the Express Entry system, many are still unable to figure out the full process, documents required, eligibility criteria and how a Provincial Nomination works. We have therefore put together this simplified guide to Express Entry to assist those still struggling to understand how the program works and if they qualify. We have […]

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Express Entry Draw # 22

On December 4th, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 22nd draw under Express Entry and handed out 1,451 Invitations to Apply to immigrate to Canada. Many people have asked what they mean by “draw”. They simply use that term for when they select individuals from the Express Entry Pool based on their Comprehensive Ranking System […]

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