So you still want a lawyer, eh?

I really think that Express Entry is simple enough for the average person to navigate, and that you are better off just doing it without an immigration attorney. However, if you have a more complicated case (maybe you have some deportations, or a record of some sort), I can understand wanting to use a lawyer. I have received a few emails from you inquiring about the lawyers we used, and for a recommendation. Unfortunately, we had a pretty bad experience with our firm, so I have no recommendations to give. What I can help you with is a good list of not-so-obvious questions I wished I would have asked before engaging a law firm. Continue reading “So you still want a lawyer, eh?”

Merry Christmas!

Hello! I just wanted to take a moment to wish all of you a merry Christmas! I know that for most of us it has been a tough year, but let’s use Christmas to be thankful and present. Next year will be a new year, filled with its own challenges and adventures, but for now let’s have a merry Christmas!

I’ll be back with new posts after the tamales run out.




The runner up – Ottawa (Part 2 of 3)

Hi guys! Last week I shared with you that we were moving to Calgary. This week my post will be about Ottawa, our second choice.  For whatever reason Ottawa is not considered a sexy city. In fact, some people go as far as to call it “dull”; however, I think if you look a bit closer you will come to realize Ottawa is awesome and should be on your list! Continue reading “The runner up – Ottawa (Part 2 of 3)”