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Icon of the event Small Business Network: How To Get Media Coverage for Your Business
Thu Nov 19, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

No business owner would deny the power of public relations. It's a powerful tool to raise awareness of your brand, change consumer attitudes, attract new customers, and build the bottom line. But how do you go about generatin...

Icon of the event Simplifying Moving to A Simpler Lifestyle
Mon Oct 26, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Eatonville

Have you recently downsized or are you thinking about moving to a simpler lifestyle, and are overwhelmed by all the decisions that need to be made? Come learn about the traps to avoid and the questions you need to ask BEFORE,...

Icon of the event Financial Advice for Retiring on a Low Income
Mon Oct 26, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Many financial advisors are unfamiliar with income security programs, such as Old Age Security, Guaranteed Income Supplement, Canada Pension Plan and Ontario Disability Support Plan. If you are a low-income person, you need t...

Icon of the event Starting a Small Business
Wed Oct 21, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Want to be your own boss? Start a small business! Join us for an informative workshop with Richard Sakanashi from Sakanashi and Associates. Richard will guide you through the small business set up process. He will outline the...

Icon of the event Why NOT make a will?
Wed Oct 21, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eatonville

Lawyer Lisa Sticht-Maksymec and Certified Financial Planner Ingrid Denda provide tips on the problems and pitfalls of failing to have a proper will in place. Come and hear what to do and what not to do when it comes to wills ...

Icon of the event Understanding Your Credit Bureau
Thu Oct 15, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eatonville

What do creditors look for in your credit score and what are the components of your score? Find out in this seminar what information gets reported to the credit bureau, tips for improving your credit rating, and how to navig...

Icon of the event Small Business Network featuring Mike Brcic
Thu Oct 08, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

Meet Toronto Public Library's Entrepreneur in Residence, Mike Brcic. Mike is the owner of Sacred Rides; his company is ranked "The #1 "Mountain Bike Tour Operator on Earth" by both National Geographic Adventure Magazine and O...

Icon of the event Top Neighbourhoods to Invest in the City
Thu Oct 01, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eatonville

Find out in this seminar the 3 things that make a good real estate investment, pockets in Toronto that offer the most value, things that make for a great neighbourhood, how to protect your real estate investment, and the tran...

Icon of the event Condo Buyers Seminar
Wed Sep 30, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Eatonville

There are some important legal, financial, lifestyle, marketing and valuation differences between condominium and regular single family home. Find out from a mortgage specialist how these differences have an important impact ...

Icon of the event Business Inc. Orientation Session - Barbara Frum Branch
Thu Sep 17, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Barbara Frum

Need help starting up your small business? Attend this orientation session to find out more about the eight-week business program offered at the Toronto Public Library in partnership with the City of Toronto and the Toronto B...