Business

May 2019 New Business

Peak Design House is Fernie's latest modern interior design company focusing on quality, full-scale transformations and the Ramp Up intiative helps to create a downtown with no limitations.

Posted by admin on May 06, 2019 in Business

April 2019 Business News

Big Bang goes disposable cup-free, the Kootenay Baby and Toddler Expo, Save On Foods joins the Fernie Food Share program, meet the new owners of the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and more.

Posted by admin on Apr 14, 2019 in Business

Employer Health Tax

New for 2019 is the Employer Health Tax. This new payroll tax replaces the Medical Service Plan that is currently in place. The monthly Medical Services Plan payments continue to be charged throughout 2019 but are eliminated January 1, 2020.

Posted by Gerald Price on Apr 10, 2019 in Business

New Business April 2019

Cat Chartrand, certified pastry chef is currently offering her services to the Elk Valley community and New Roots Hair Co. opens its doors.

Posted by admin on Apr 03, 2019 in Business

SoleBeats Dance Studio

Posted by admin on Mar 18, 2019 in Business

March 2019 New Business

Born to Adventure
borntoadventure.com

Mini Adventures. Mighty Adventures. They all deserve to be remembered!

Posted by admin on Mar 14, 2019 in Business

Canada Pension Plan Enhancements

Some of you may have noticed that your employer is with-holding more Canada Pension Plan (CPP) in 2019 than they did in 2018. This increase is the first of several steps to increase the CPP benefits receivable in the future. 

Posted by Gerald Price on Mar 11, 2019 in Business

Why Listicles Resonate

Who doesn’t love a good list? Whether it’s the top ten episodes of Seinfeld or the top things to do in Fernie, we have an insatiable appetite to create lists and rankings.

Posted by Christina Pilarski on Mar 07, 2019 in Business

March 2019 Business News

The Arts Station's Wednesday Concerts Series are set to return this summer and the Christ Church Anglican hosts a a veteran touring duo, for a fundraising music concert.

Posted by admin on Mar 03, 2019 in Business

Five Ways to Maximise Your Impact

You’ve set up your social media, cleaned up your website, and are sticking to your communications strategy and plan. You have laid your foundation – so now what?

Posted by Christina Pilarski on Feb 14, 2019 in Business

RESP, RRSP or TFSA

Last month Gerald wrote about investing and the thrill experienced from receiving money that you did not work for. This article is even better. How you can get money from the Government or at least keep some of your money from going to the Government.

Posted by Gerald Price on Feb 14, 2019 in Business

February 2019 Business News

GearHub now operates a rentals-focused second location at the Fernie Stanford Hotel and Sue Burgman has joined the team at Wild Heart Therapies and Farmacy.

Posted by admin on Feb 07, 2019 in Business

Community Investment Co-op

Gerald Price agreed to be a founding director for the Elk Valley sub-region and the Board consists of a minimum of five directors with representation from each sub-region, to a maximum of twelve directors.

Posted by Gerald Price on Jan 16, 2019 in Business

January 2019 Business News

Edge of the World's colouring contest, Fernie Fire and Appliance opens under a new name and catch the Fernie Nordic Society this month.

Posted by admin on Jan 11, 2019 in Business