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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

407ETR MATTERS: Ontario Trucking Association Says 407ETR is Pricing Itself Out of the Commercial...

By Tammy Flores December 18th, 2013 Edition 407ETR has paid the Conference Board of Canada to do a study on how much time people save, on...

Keeping Your Car in Tip-Top Shape

BY JELANI DANIEL With spring quickly approaching, the warmer weather gives automobile drivers a chance to make up for lost time. Maintaining your car can...

Types of financing options: Leases

BY JELANI DANIEL  In my previous column, a brief summary of what financing entails was provided, breaking down how banks, dealerships, and brokerages handle various...

Terms of Finance – What It All Means

BY JELANI DANIEL  The auto financing process can sometimes be overwhelming for first time buyers or those looking to lease. You can use this article...

Supreme Court of Canada Rules 407 ETR Cannot Deny Your Plate After Bankruptcy

BY TAMMY FLORES Today is a great day for consumers! In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed 407 ETR’s appeal to...

407ETR MATTERS: Appeal Court Rules 407 ETR Debts are Discharged & MTO is to...

By Tammy Flores January 1st, 2014 Edition There has been some exciting developments for those that support reining in 407ETR’s abuse of power. For about...

Fuel Economy and the Modern Consumer

BY JELANI DANIEL Fuel economy is the auto industries modern buzz word since many drivers are facing heavy commutes, minimizing spending and trying to work...

407 ETR Ignores Consumer Protection Laws

BY TAMMY FLORES Between 2005 and 2007, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, made decisions that gave room for 407 ETR to ignore consumer protection...

Automobile Auctions for the Public: An Alternative to Lots

BY JELANI DANIEL Public auctions are quickly becoming a reputable, effective and cost-friendly way to purchase a vehicle. Since dealerships often rely on auctions to...

407ETR MATTERS: 407 ETR’s Argument to Supreme Court is Disrespectful

By Tammy Flores June 4th, 2014 Edition I have to say, my blood has not boiled over, EVER, so much as it has reading 407 ETR’s...

Community News

A Helping Hand to Childhood Education in Jamaica

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In Jamaica, a central and popular belief is that “education is the key to success” and it all starts at the elementary...

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN This year, the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival celebrated twelve years through the act of diversity and legacy in the city of...

Toronto All Stars Steel Orchestra Brings Home The Gold!

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Steelpan or Steel drums are a musical instrument originating from the Island of Trinidad and Tobago. It is made from large 55-gallon...

A-Supreme Foundation Prepares To Host Gala In Support Of Seniors

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A-Supreme Foundation, a charitable organization aimed at providing care and support to vulnerable and low-income seniors unable to afford adequate home care,...

Jamaican Diaspora Presents New Crime Prevention Strategies At Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT  On the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories website, it is recommended that travellers exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to...