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CSA Board of Directors - Québec Director - Québec Director - JAMES LEROUX
James hopes to use his position as a CSA Director to grow the francophone membership and to connect with French CSA members and potential members to make them aware of the many benefits of membership in the association. “There are several reasons...
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CSANews Issue 77 - CSANews 77
CSANews Issue 77 from Canadian Snowbird Association (The CSA) - Mexico - Riding the Rails - Emerging Markets CSANews 77...
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About CSA - Canadian Snowbird Association - About Us
The Canadian Snowbird Association is a national not-for-profit advocacy organization dedicated to actively defending and improving the rights and privileges of travelling Canadians....
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Issue 82 - CSANews 82
CSANews Issue 82 :- Two mothers, two dogs, Pat & me, lots of baggage, a new winter home and four months in Florida. We made it! We can now, officially, be called ‚Äúsnowbirds.‚ÄĚ...
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CSA Auto Club - CSA Auto Club
CSA Auto Club - The CSA Auto Club is one of the most affordable and comprehensive roadside assistance programs for all your emergency roadside needs....
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CSANew magazine - CSANews Issue 90
CSANew magazine...
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Issue 97 - Issue 97
CSANews Issue 97 from Canadian Snowbird Association...
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Manitoba Term Certificate Requirement - Manitoba Term Certificate Requirement
Manitoba Term Certificate Requirement...
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Birdtalk - Cigarettes at Extravaganza '99
Dear Bird Talk, We have been members of CSA for the past seven years and also use some of the services. We are generally in agreement and appreciate the activities and direction of this organization....
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Birdtalk - Western Shows
Dear Bird Talk, We were wondering why there are no Snowbird Lifestyle Presentations out in the west?...
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Birdtalk - Don Slinger Column
Dear Bird Talk, We are members of the CSA and have always enjoyed your magazine, from humour to serious information....
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Birdtalk - US Medicare
Dear Bird Talk, There has been a drastic increase in Medicare premiums for alien permanent residents (formerly Green Card holders) in the United States. This affects persons over the age of 65 such as myself and my wife....
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Birdtalk - Florida State Tax Discrimination ‚Äď The Final Word
The printing of the letter from the Office of Citizens Services and your own introductory paragraph stating that governor Crist had actually done something for part-time residents, and will do more, is to enter the world of ‚Äúmake believe.‚ÄĚ...
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Birdtalk - CSA Member Survey
Dear Bird Talk, Re: the article 'And the survey says’ by J. Ross Quigley. In this article, Mr Quigley states the following statistics. Quote: 80% are married, 3.5% are Living common law and, just so you know, 0.65% live an...
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Birdtalk - Changes Necessary to RRIF Payments for 2008
Dear Bird Talk, I have been asked by several senior friends as an original CSA member to write to you of our concern regarding what is happening to our savings in this period of economic downturn, in particular as it applies to our RRIFs and...
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Birdtalk - Cross Border Marriages
I have been a subscriber for a long time and have not seen any articles or letters inquiring about the technicalities of marrying an American. We all enjoy our winters in the U.S. and sometimes, romance happens. I am one of the lucky ones and am...
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Birdtalk - Unusual question throws snowbirds off guard at the border
Dear Bird Talk, We have just entered the U.S. at the Peace Bridge in Buffalo. We have a mobile home in Florida where we will be Living for five months. We had all of our documentation at the ready and prepared for the crossing, something we have...
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Birdtalk - 92-year old father-in-law doesn’t want to buy travel insurance
Dear Bird Talk, We have my wife’s 92-year-old father Living with us and he wants to come to Florida with us, but will not get any insurance. What do you advise us to do? We don't want to be liable if anything happens....
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Birdtalk - Do you have an address if you live full-time in an RV?
Dear Bird Talk, The vast majority of snowbirds are without a Canadian home address for the simple fact that they have sold their homes and are Living full time in their RVs. Ever try to get into the U.S. with a title of homeless?...
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Birdtalk - Banking in the United States
Is it necessary to set up a bank account in the U.S....
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Birdtalk - Estate tax and wills in the U.S.
My wife and I own a home in Arizona. Can you give guidance concerning the estate tax?...
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Birdtalk - Do insurance providers check with NIDUS registry?
My husband and I have completed Representation Agreements in lieu of Advance Directives. We plan to register these with Nidus. What steps can we take to ensure that our representative is involved when we are out of province and, particularly, in the...
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CSA Articles - Elder Abuse and Neglect
Elder Abuse and Neglect Elder Abuse - Until the 1980s, many of us felt that it could not happen in our families, on our street or in our community. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Most Live at Home
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CSA Articles - Cigarettes at Extravaganza '99
Cigarettes at Extravaganza '99 Dear Bird Talk, We have been members of CSA for the past seven years and also use some of the services. We are generally in agreement and appreciate the activities and direction of this organization. - Snowbird Info -...
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CSA Articles - President's message
President's message Another summer has come...and is passing very quickly. It's hard to imagine that in just a few weeks, many of us will begin packing for our winter away. I would like to take a moment to thank the tens of thousands of you who have...
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CSA Articles - President's Message Issue 61
President's Message Issue 61 Wow! What a busy fall season it has been. Our travels started off with the CSA board of directors’ meeting in Victoria, British Columbia. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Drive to Bermuda with Dave
Drive to Bermuda with Dave Dave and Kathy Hunter take another unusual trip. This time, they drive to Bermuda. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Supporting Canada’s Pensioners and Seniors
Supporting Canada’s Pensioners and Seniors Canadian pensioners and seniors have spent a lifetime building this great country of ours. With selfless determination and dedication they established careers, raised families and paid their taxes. They...
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CSA Articles - Help Your Eyes to See Better
Help Your Eyes to See Better Sometimes, having corrective glasses or contact lenses is not enough to combat low-vision problems. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Online Resources for Snowbirds - WebMD
Online Resources for Snowbirds - WebMD Many people use the Internet for immediate practical purposes - finding a phone number, directions, quick answers to questions that have been dogging you, or to confirm or deny some mindless trivia. Now that...
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CSA Articles - The Dead Horse Theory
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CSA Articles - Roanoke, Virginia
Roanoke, Virginia Roanoke is that unique type of town in which you can explore and imagine yourself Living at the same time. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Snowbird Interview with Jack Layton
Snowbird Interview with Jack Layton NDP leader Jack Layton speaks to CSANews about the disparity between provinces and territories in regards to health benefits for snowbirds. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis The most frequent health problem that we face in our senior years is arthritis, and osteoarthritis is by far the most common form of the disease. It is estimated that more than three million Canadians suffer from the condition and the...
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CSA Articles - Travelling Through the American Southwest & Mexico
Travelling Through the American Southwest & Mexico We like to go straight to the source and ask our snowbirds about their unique lifestyle. for this issue, we've spoken to Sally Banks and Gerry Luttmer, who travel by RV throughout the southwestern...
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CSA Articles - Loons...
Loons... Loon facts. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Dr. Bob's Top 10 List for Healthy Living
Dr. Bob's Top 10 List for Healthy Living The following article summarizes the presentation given at the Snowbird Extravaganzas and CSA Winter Information Meetings held throughout the southern states this winter. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles...
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CSA Articles - Diabetes: The Power to Prevent and Control
Diabetes: The Power to Prevent and Control As a public school student in Kingston, Ontario, I recall being given a reading assignment about diabetes. I became totally immersed in the book about Dr. Frederick Banting and Charles Best in their 1921...
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CSA Articles - Louisiana Rebirth: Restoring the SOUL of the U.S.
Louisiana Rebirth: Restoring the SOUL of the U.S. If you're scanning a continental map and considering your next destination, let your eye wander to that intoxicating spot where the Mississippi River drains North America into the Gulf of Mexico:...
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CSA Articles - President’s Message Issue 57
President’s Message Issue 57 Well, here we are again, another snowbird travel season. I hope that all members had a safe and enjoyable trip to their winter destination. We had a great summer in Ontario for those of us who like it hot. It was great...
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CSA Articles - Helena and Vic Mageau
Helena and Vic Mageau In this issue we are talking with a couple from Timmins, Ontario. Meet Helena and Vic Mageau. "Make sure you bring all your medications with you for the length of your stay." - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - US-Visit Update
US-Visit Update Canadian citizens, with proof of Canadian citizenship, can travel to the U.S. for a maximum of 182 days (6 months) each year. With a few exceptions, Canadian citizens are exempt from US-VISIT. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The Evolution of the Snowbird Market
The Evolution of the Snowbird Market And I thought that the travel health insurance market had finally matured! Wrong! - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 56
From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 56 Hi Folks! My, how time flies. Back in June, Beth and I went to Guelph to celebrate my 55th alumni reunion. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Portugal
Portugal The new "Hot Spot" for snowbirds? - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Happy Canada Day!
Happy Canada Day! Dear Canadian Snowbird Association Members, I hope you were able to celebrate our great country on Canada Day, maybe with a barbecue, or with family and friends! - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Gord and Nancy Hopcraft: Drive to Panama City Beach
Gord and Nancy Hopcraft: Drive to Panama City Beach Gord and Nancy Hopcraft live in Timmins, Ontario and make Panama City Beach, Florida their winter home. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Healthy Minds
Healthy Minds How an active body and high spirits keep your mind healthy. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Letter from the Editor Issue 55
Letter from the Editor Issue 55 The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada is one of our most important and effective charities. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - My how time changes things!
My how time changes things! My how time changes things!Over the years, I've watched an evolution in our snowbird community. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Hilton Head Island
Hilton Head Island Paradise found - an island close but a world away. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - US Medicare
US Medicare Dear Bird Talk, There has been a drastic increase in Medicare premiums for alien permanent residents (formerly Green Card holders) in the United States. This affects persons over the age of 65 such as myself and my wife. - Snowbird Info...
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CSA Articles - No Man's Riverw
No Man's Riverw No Man's River Farley Mowat (Key Porter, 355 pages, $36.95) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Eating Well and Keeping Fit
Eating Well and Keeping Fit As much as new medical procedures and pharmaceuticals have done in modern times to improve and prolong our lives, there is increasing scientific proof that proper food and exercise are equally important in contributing to...
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CSA Articles - Missouri
Missouri Exciting adventures. Historic sites. Colourful landscapes. These are just a few of the countless reasons why millions of people annually make Missouri their travel destination. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Don Slinger Column
Don Slinger Column Dear Bird Talk, We are members of the CSA and have always enjoyed your magazine, from humour to serious information. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Insurance Update Issue 53
Insurance Update Issue 53 The 2004-2005 snowbird travel season is starting out with the roar of a lion. Medipac has attracted almost 1,000 new clients this year who have primarily migrated from other insurance plans. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles...
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CSA Articles - In For a Penny In For a Pound
In For a Penny In For a Pound In For a Penny In For a Pound The Adventures and Misadventures of a Wireless Operator in Bomber Command. By Howard Hewer (Stoddart Publishers, 272 pages, CDN$ 17.60) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The Check-up
The Check-up I recently picked a new primary care physician. After two visits and exhaustive lab tests, he said I was doing "fairly well" for my age. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Tarar√°: What's in a Name?
Tarar√°: What's in a Name? The name Tarar√° carries an inherent suggestion of musicality, yet in Latin America, it can refer to very different topics. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Grandparents' Day
Grandparents' Day In celebration of Grandparents' Day (Sunday, September 12, 2004). - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Snowbird Survey 2004
Snowbird Survey 2004 CSA members are still the most dedicated and committed people I have ever seen in any organization. Thousands of you took the time to respond to our spring survey, and it is time to share the results. - Snowbird Info - CSA...
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CSA Articles - President’s Message Issue 50
President’s Message Issue 50 An inaugural message from CSA President Gerry Brissenden. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Chronic Pain: New Solutions to Age Old Problems
Chronic Pain: New Solutions to Age Old Problems From pain-killers and narcotics to acupuncture and deep-muscle Rolfing massage, Cathy tried nearly every kind of therapy known to mankind after an exercise mishap left her with crippling neck, back and...
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CSA Articles - Ontario Celebrates Seniors' Month
Ontario Celebrates Seniors' Month June is Seniors' Month in Ontario, and the theme for 2004 is "Active in Body, Mind & Spirit." - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Survey Trends
Survey Trends One thousand three hundred and eighteen snowbirds took the time to complete the eight page survey in our recent CSANews. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Osteoporosis: What You Should Know
Osteoporosis: What You Should Know Minor changes in your lifestyle net major returns to your health. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Government Relations Report Issue 48
Government Relations Report Issue 48 As you have read read from Ellen White's president's report, she and our executive director have just returned from a political tour of our provinces and territories, meeting with government representatives,...
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CSA Articles - A Happy Marriage
A Happy Marriage There was once a man and woman who had been married for more than 60 years. They had shared everything. They had talked about everything. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Sometimes It Takes a Small Comment
Sometimes It Takes a Small Comment Sometimes it takes a small comment to tell you that you are on the right track. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The Trials of Noah
The Trials of Noah The Lord came to Noah in Canada in the year 2003. Earth was wicked and over populated. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Popular Natural Health Products
Popular Natural Health Products Pros and cons to consider when purchasing over the counter herbal remedies. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Farley (The Life of Farley Mowat)
Farley (The Life of Farley Mowat) Farley (The Life of Farley Mowat) BY JAMES KING (HARPER, FLAMINGO CANADA, 371 PAGES, $37.95) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Western Shows
Western Shows Dear Bird Talk, We were wondering why there are no Snowbird Lifestyle Presentations out in the west? - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Sun Spots
Sun Spots Sun spot destinations. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Revitalizing After Retirement
Revitalizing After Retirement What do you really want now that you've retired? Is it the chance to fulfil your travel dreams? Is it time to volunteer for causes that you're passionate about? - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - You can make a difference
You can make a difference In the fall 2001 issue of CSA News, editor Ross Quigley noted that the outpouring of kindness, selflessness and caring following the events of Sept. 11 would impact our lives forever. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - An Open Letter to Commissioner Roy Romanow
An Open Letter to Commissioner Roy Romanow On April 4, 2001, Prime Minister Jean Chretien and Health Minister Allan Rock announced the Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada. Within 20 minutes of the announcement, the CSA made initial...
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CSA Articles - Fotheringham's Fictionary of Facts & Follies
Fotheringham's Fictionary of Facts & Follies Fotheringham's Fictionary of Facts & Follies BY ALLAN FOTHERINGHAM (KEY PORTER BOOKS, 316 PAGES $34.95) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Bermuda: A style All Its Own
Bermuda: A style All Its Own Bermuda is the epitome of a luxury retirement destination. The island holds all the excitement and seduction of a Caribbean island and combines it with the quaint charm of a traditional English village. - Snowbird Info -...
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CSA Articles - Just a Thought...Or Six
Just a Thought...Or Six A truly happy snowbird is one who can enjoy the scenery on a detour. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Broadcast Legend: Celebrating 50 Years on Radio
Broadcast Legend: Celebrating 50 Years on Radio Sitting around the dining-room table in his compact Toronto bungalow, veteran broadcaster Earl Warren suddenly surprises me with a secret wish. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Elder Abuse
Elder Abuse Dr. Elizabeth Podnieks, one of Canada's leading authorities on elder abuse speaks out. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Letter from the Editor Issue 40
Letter from the Editor Issue 40 Sometimes, an event occurs that has the potential to change our entire world. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Care Care
Care Care The purchase of a car is one of the major purchases you make in your life. It may not be a Living thing, but if you want to ensure it a long life, you need to provide it with tender loving care. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Barcelona: Built on Beauty
Barcelona: Built on Beauty Spain is legendary throughout history for its beautiful and passionate Flamenco dancers, matadors, Latin lovers and its incredible countryside, which inspires much the same passion. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Adventure on the high seas!
Adventure on the high seas! Have you ever had a desire to do something . . . a desire that was so strong you knew that if you ever achieved it, it would touch you for the rest of your life? - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - And the Survey Says...2001
And the Survey Says...2001 Amazing! CSA members are the most dedicated and committed people we have ever seen in any organization. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Introducing Places to Retire Inc.
Introducing Places to Retire Inc. Places to Retire Inc. has emerged as a retirement destination expert. Led by Karen Schellinck, the president and CEO, the company has grown from strength to strength over the past few years and holds a promising...
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CSA Articles - From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 30
From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 30 HI FOLKS! A history lesson is about to unfold. We can entitle it "You Never Know Who Might Need You Today." - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The Real Mexico
The Real Mexico CSA's Ellen White discovers the Mexico you won't find in travel brochures. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The Evolution of Personal Finance Risk Management and Tax Efficiency
The Evolution of Personal Finance Risk Management and Tax Efficiency In this current "bear market" environment, the primary concern for most retired Canadians should be the preservation of their capital and the maintenance of their cash flow. -...
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CSA Articles - From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 38
From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 38 HI FOLKS! Well, our seventh Snowbird Extravaganza has come and gone. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The PSA Controversy
The PSA Controversy The PSA test: the controversy comes home to the CSA. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - A philosophical look at The Present
A philosophical look at The Present Hi Folks! I magine life as a game in which you are juggling some five balls. You name them Work, Family, Health, Friends and Spirit and you are keeping all of these in the air. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles...
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CSA Articles - Migraine Headaches: A New Long-term Treatment
Migraine Headaches: A New Long-term Treatment People Living with migraine headaches know how truly devastating this condition can be. The ominous feeling of the attack coming is a scary reminder of what's ahead in the day or days to come. - Snowbird...
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CSA Articles - Stockwell Day: His Life and Politics
Stockwell Day: His Life and Politics Stockwell Day: His Life and Politics BY CLAIRE HOY (STODDARD=T, $19.95, 176 PAGES) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The Snowbird Border Crossing Kit
The Snowbird Border Crossing Kit Entering the United States is rarely a problem for snowbirds who are Canadian citizens. Yet, being aggressively questioned by a United States Immigration and Naturalization Services (INS) officer or denied entry can...
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CSA Articles - Florida, Texas and Arizona
Florida, Texas and Arizona Another view of the Sun Belt - Florida, Texas and Arizona. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Executive Director's Report Issue 34
Executive Director's Report Issue 34 I have just returned from Florida after attending a two-day CSA Executive Meeting. Your CSA Executive did the final year-end review of last year's budget (CSA fiscal year-end is October 31), and finalized the...
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CSA Articles - From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 34
From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 34 Hi Folks! Lest we forget. A simple three-word phrase repeated by many but understood by few. What better time for a veteran of the Second World War to reflect than on Remembrance Day. - Snowbird Info - CSA...
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CSA Articles - Dollars and Sense Issu 34
Dollars and Sense Issu 34 We started the 1999 CSA seminar season in May, knowing full well that after out-of-country health care issues, taxation, retirement income, and estate planning follow closely in terms of importance to members. - Snowbird...
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CSA Articles - Simplify Your Financial Life
Simplify Your Financial Life To enjoy a happier and more enjoyable financial life in retirement, it seems that an old adage needs to be followed: Less is more! - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Making Your Home Safer
Making Your Home Safer The Home Adaptations for Seniors Independence Program is affording seniors greater mobility with grants of up to $2,500 for home adaptations. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Dwayne and Catherine Johns
Dwayne and Catherine Johns Dwayne Alwyn Johns started life and his career in Canada's Midwest. When he graduated from Brandon Collegiate Institute, he was not yet old enough for the Armed Forces (the Second World War was underway), so the teenager...
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CSA Articles - Romanow Proposes Discriminatory Change
Romanow Proposes Discriminatory Change North York, Ontario: Former Saskatchewan premier Roy Romanow has proposed changing the Canada Health Act to limit funding for travelling Canadians who require emergency medical care outside of Canada. -...
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CSA Articles - Most Provinces Breaching the Canada Health Act
Most Provinces Breaching the Canada Health Act Only the Canadian territories are Living up to the requirement of the Canada Health Act to provide portable, universal health care for the more than 47 million trips Canadians take abroad each year,...
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CSA Articles - Seniors Optimistic Upon Klein Victory
Seniors Optimistic Upon Klein Victory Toronto, On ‚Äď Seniors are expressing optimism that the re-election of Ralph Klein and the Alberta Progressive Conservatives will lead to improved relations with the senior citizens of Alberta. - Snowbird Info...
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CSA Articles - Most Provinces Breaching the Canada Health Act
Most Provinces Breaching the Canada Health Act Toronto, ON - Only the Canadian territories and the province of Prince Edward Island are Living up to the requirement of the Canada Health Act to provide portable universal health care for the more than...
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CSA Articles - Florida Property Tax Reform
Florida Property Tax Reform As any property owner in the state of Florida is aware, non-full-time residents pay a disproportionate rate of property taxes versus their full-time resident neighbours due to Florida’s Homestead Act and the “save our...
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CSA Articles - Free Seniors’ Event Cancelled Due to Fire
Free Seniors’ Event Cancelled Due to Fire Due to a fire which destroyed two buildings next door to the Sanderson Centre in Brantford, the Brantford Snowbird Lifestyle Presentation, scheduled for Friday, September 24th, has been cancelled. -...
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CSA Articles - Why Do You Head South?
Why Do You Head South? ‚ÄúFor the warmth‚ÄĚ, Marilyn exclaimed. ‚ÄúFor the WARMTH‚ÄĚ! Don was even more emphatic when I asked the Peels why they travelled to Florida every winter. Marilyn went a little further: ‚ÄúWe can get up in the morning and...
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CSA Articles - Infections: Prevention and Current Treatments
Infections: Prevention and Current Treatments Last week, my new grandson had to be admitted to the hospital with a serious infection. He‚Äôs only four weeks old and was premature ‚Äď still under six pounds. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Southern Gardening in the North
Southern Gardening in the North Our favourite Road Scholar, Dave Hunter, shows us his green thumb. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Mucho Bueno!
Mucho Bueno! Mexico is home to about 700,000 U.S. and Canadian citizens who have decided to exchange hectic cities, frigid temperatures and high Living costs for a more relaxed, warmer and inexpensive lifestyle. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles...
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CSA Articles - Lake Chapala Mexico
Lake Chapala Mexico Living in Lake Chapala - an in-depth look at a southern haven for Canadians. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - The Sleeping Buddha
The Sleeping Buddha The Sleeping Buddha by Hamida Ghafour (McArthur &Company, $29.95, 336 pages) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Florida Property Tax Reform
Florida Property Tax Reform As any property owner in the state of Florida is aware, non-full-time residents pay a disproportionate rate of property taxes versus their full-time resident neighbours due to Florida's Homestead Act and the "save our...
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CSA Articles - Florida State Tax Discrimination ‚Äď The Final Word
Florida State Tax Discrimination ‚Äď The Final Word The printing of the letter from the Office of Citizens Services and your own introductory paragraph stating that governor Crist had actually done something for part-time residents, and will do...
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CSA Articles - A Tribute to Gerry Brissenden
A Tribute to Gerry Brissenden Hands down, Gerry Brissenden is one of the hardest-working directors that the Canadian Snowbird Association has ever had. It was no surprise that he was acclaimed as president in 2004, or that he would have taken the...
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CSA Articles - The Amazing Canadian Dollar
The Amazing Canadian Dollar The banks came very, very close to running out of money ‚Äď U.S. money, that is. U.S. dollars were in very short supply in Canada for a few short days in November, when the Canadian dollar breached $1.10 U.S. This new...
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CSA Articles - Accidents: Causes and Prevention
Accidents: Causes and Prevention Having spent 25 years as an Ontario coroner and 15 years involved in insurance claims by travelling Canadians who suffer from accidents, I am acutely aware of the types of incidents to which seniors are subject,...
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CSA Articles - Spook Country
Spook Country Spook Country By William Gibson (Putnam, $32.50, 370 pages) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Government Relations Report Issue 66
Government Relations Report Issue 66 I am honoured and pleased to have been elected as first vice-president and chair of the Government Relations Committee. I am looking forward to writing the first of what I hope will be many columns for CSANews. -...
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CSA Articles - www.Dietitians.ca
www.Dietitians.ca Use online tools to help maintain a healthy lifestyle - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - CSA Applauds Introduction of 10 Year Passport
CSA Applauds Introduction of 10 Year Passport Toronto ‚Äď The Canadian Snowbird Association applauds the Harper Government for acting on its recommendation to double the lifespan of the Canadian passport. Starting in 2011, Canadian travellers...
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CSA Articles - The Allure of Oaxaca Mexico
The Allure of Oaxaca Mexico Oaxaca has two main advantages over other southern destinations for Canadian snowbirds. First, you can explore one of the most culturally rich regions in Latin America and then, if the mood strikes, hop a...
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CSA Articles - And the Survey Says...
And the Survey Says... And the survey says...that our readers represent the best people that you can find in Canada. The number of responses to our survey increased by 30% and our readers took the time to not only answer the questions, but also...
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CSA Articles - CSA Member Survey
CSA Member Survey Dear Bird Talk, Re: the article 'And the survey says’ by J. Ross Quigley. In this article, Mr Quigley states the following statistics. Quote: 80% are married, 3.5% are Living common law and, just so you know,...
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CSA Articles - High Blood Pressure
High Blood Pressure High Blood Pressure - Why careful management is so important. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Pierre Berton: A Biography
Pierre Berton: A Biography Pierre Berton: A Biography By A.B. McKillop (McClelland & Stewart, 791 pages $37.99) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Changes Necessary to RRIF Payments for 2008
Changes Necessary to RRIF Payments for 2008 Dear Bird Talk, I have been asked by several senior friends as an original CSA member to write to you of our concern regarding what is happening to our savings in this period of economic downturn,...
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CSA Articles - President’s Message Issue 70
President’s Message Issue 70 Once again, the Snowbird Extravaganzas and Winter Information Meetings tour allowed me to meet many of our members in Florida, Arizona, Texas and California. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Property Taxes in Florida
Property Taxes in Florida Like many of you I spent the winter in Florida, which meant that I got a steady dose of Florida politics in my morning paper. What always seems to be the hottest topic in Florida politics? Taxes, particularly...
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CSA Articles - Canadian Politics
Canadian Politics I suppose it says a great deal about Canadian politics that the country's two major parties are currently led by genuine intellectuals. What it says, I'm not entirely sure ‚Äď probably that genuine intellectuals can't think of...
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CSA Articles - Explore Alberta
Explore Alberta Alberta is Canada‚Äôs fourth-largest province, so there is much to see and do. Let‚Äôs start off by spending a couple of days (or longer) discovering Calgary, known worldwide as ‚ÄėStampede City‚Äô. - Snowbird Info - CSA...
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CSA Articles - Secrets of the Light: Lessons from Heaven
Secrets of the Light: Lessons from Heaven Secrets of the Light: Lessons from Heaven By Dannion Brinkley (Harper One, 203 pages, $23.95) - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - How to fix a broken retirement
How to fix a broken retirement Simple suggestions for getting the financial side of retirement back on track. To call it a downturn would be an understatement. For retirees, the past year or so has been nothing short of a disaster. - Snowbird...
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CSA Articles - A Good Night’s Sleep
A Good Night’s Sleep For many older adults, getting a good night’s sleep is one of their major health problems. When younger, we often experienced times when we needed an alarm clock to begin the day. As we age, sleep disorders become more...
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CSA Articles - Online Videos and Personal Health Record
Online Videos and Personal Health Record If you have ever had an opportunity to attend Snowbird Extravaganza in Florida, Arizona or Texas, you may remember sitting in with Dr.Bob MacMillan and listening to ideas on how to live a happy and...
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CSA Articles - President's Message Issue 72
President's Message Issue 72 You are now reading the fall edition of CSANews. As difficult as it may be to believe, it won’t be long before we embark on our journeys to our winter destinations. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Wintering in Barbados
Wintering in Barbados As a pilot for Air Canada, Brian Caldwell began flying to Barbados in December 1967. Most trips involved remaining overnight. Thus, many of the crew members brought tennis racquets and swimsuits, as they were...
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CSA Articles - Into the Spirit of Things, St. Augustine, Florida
Into the Spirit of Things, St. Augustine, Florida I’m sitting in the haunted bedroom of a haunted inn, in St. Augustine, Florida, arguably the most haunted city in North America. Kathy and I will be sleeping here for the next two...
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CSA Articles - Nobody likes paying taxes. But some taxes are even worse than others.
Nobody likes paying taxes. But some taxes are even worse than others. Taxes that force people to pay more for essentials ‚Äď such as their home heating and hydro bills ‚Äď are particularly painful. Taxes that drive up the cost of Living by...
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CSA Articles - President's Message Issue 73
President's Message Issue 73 In the last issue of CSANews, we appealed to our Saskatchewan members for help in convincing the Saskatchewan government to clarify just how long residents of the province can travel without jeopardizing their health...
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CSA Articles - One on One: Favourite Conversations and the Stories Behind Them
One on One: Favourite Conversations and the Stories Behind Them One on One: Favourite Conversations and the Stories Behind Them By Peter Mansbridge, Random House, $35.00, 138 pages - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Canadian Travellers’ Report Card
Canadian Travellers’ Report Card The Canadian Snowbird Association has officially released the third edition of the Canadian Travellers’ Report Card. Find out if your province of residence is Living up to the standards set out by the Canada...
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CSA Articles - Government Relations Report
Government Relations Report The new British Columbia 12 per cent harmonized sales tax is scheduled to come into effect on July 1. More than 700,000 British Columbians have signed a petition to stop the HST, which many feel is a tax shift...
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CSA Articles - McGuinty Government Strengthens Democratic Rights for Ontarians Travelling Abroad
McGuinty Government Strengthens Democratic Rights for Ontarians Travelling Abroad In 2002, the Canadian Snowbird Association issued its inaugural edition of The Canadian Travellers Report Card. The report card, as most of you know, is an...
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CSA Articles - Overtreated: Why Too Much Medicine is Making Us Sicker and Poorer
Overtreated: Why Too Much Medicine is Making Us Sicker and Poorer Overtreated is an important book. It's even been described as a "bombshell of a book." In it, award-winning journalist Shannon Brownlee dissects the American health-care system to...
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CSA Articles - Valley Fever FAQ
Valley Fever FAQ What is Valley Fever? Valley Fever is a fungal lung infection caused by coccidiodes organisms. The fungi, found in soil, are stirred into the air and then breathed into the lungs. - Snowbird Info - CSA Articles ......
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CSA Articles - Let's Go RVing!
Let's Go RVing! At our core, we are explorers. It’s in our bones, our marrow and our guts to venture out and discover. Exploration and adventure are vital to the human soul. Called by distant voices or prodded by an inner whisper, we travel, we...
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CSA Articles - Senior Marriage
Senior Marriage There were two elderly people Living in a Florida mobile home park. He was a widower and she a widow. They had known one another for a number of years. One evening, there was a community supper in the big activity centre. The two...
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CSA Articles - Helping Snowbirds Fight Cancer: A Ray of Hope in the Sunshine State
Helping Snowbirds Fight Cancer: A Ray of Hope in the Sunshine State The Cancer Support Community is an ideal environment for snowbirds fighting cancer: welcoming outdoor gardens in the warm Florida sun, gentle fitness classes, special programs for...
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CSA Articles - What's Your Hobby?
What's Your Hobby? Last summer, as I was busy in my shop attaching the radiator to my 1928 Ford Model A roadster, my neighbour stopped by to "supervise" my restoration work. He recently retired after nearly 40 years of factory shift work and...
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CSA Articles - Letter From the Editor
Letter From the Editor Are you there yet? My goodness, if you are one of the lucky people from one of the western provinces, you are sitting in Arizona, Texas or California, or perhaps even Florida or Hawaii or Mexico. There are two...
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CSA Articles - Special Guest Columnist - Jack Layton
Special Guest Columnist - Jack Layton The retirement years are something to which we should all look forward. It's a time to spend with grandchildren, to take up hobbies we never had time for during our working years, or to see parts of the...
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CSA Articles - Love at First Sight - Marilyn and Peter Miller Discover the Real Mexico
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CSA Articles - How to Make an Effective Charitable Donation - A Six Step Process to Ensure That You Get the Biggest Bang For Your Charitable Buck
How to Make an Effective Charitable Donation - A Six Step Process to Ensure That You Get the Biggest Bang For Your Charitable Buck Of all the things we do in life, there are few more satisfying than making a charitable gift. Whether it's for a...
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CSA Articles - Surprising Saskatchewan
Surprising Saskatchewan "Yawn." That was the response we got from family and friends when we told them we were vacationing in Saskatchewan. "Really?" That was their response when we told them about the discoveries that we made there. - Snowbird Info...
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CSA Articles - On the Road Again - Fay and Barry Young Take the Scenic Route Through Their Golden Years
On the Road Again - Fay and Barry Young Take the Scenic Route Through Their Golden Years When it comes to travelling, Fay and Barry Young aren't exactly rookies ‚Äď the Vancouver couple has travelled extensively throughout their lives. But when it...
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CSA Articles - Your Winter Vacation - Healthy Planning
Your Winter Vacation - Healthy Planning It's that time of year again when many of us are preparing for our winter vacation away from home, most often in the southern states. After almost 20 years of hearing about the unfortunate, unexpected...
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