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Minimum Wage in Canada by Province (Updated for 2023)

Minimum wage affects the quality of life of millions of Canadians. Learn what influences these rates and how they differ by province.


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Cost of Living in Dublin: Is It Worth the Craic?

Dublin is the capital city of Ireland and the home of good "craic", but could you afford to live there? Learn if you'll need the luck of the Irish to get by in this historic and popular city.


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Income Taxes in Ireland: Decoding the Irish PAYE System

Wondering what PAYE is and the impact it has on how much of your salary ends up in your pocket? This simple and comprehensive guide will bring you the clarity you need, and with a touch of Irish luck, you'll have it all figured out in no time.


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Minimum Wage in Ireland: All Your Questions Answered

Most Irish workers are legally entitled to a minimum wage that's decided based on their age and status. The minimum wage in Ireland is intended to ensure all employees get paid fairly, but how does it compare to the Irish national average salary?


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Income Tax Credits and Reliefs in Ireland

Ireland might be one of the most expensive countries to live in, but savvy taxpayers can claim plenty of tax reliefs and tax credits to maximize their take-home pay.


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Cost of Living in London: The Ultimate Guide

London is a dream destination for many people, but could you afford to live there? Find out how much it costs to get by in England's famous and bustling capital city.

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9 Tips to Lower Your UK Tax Bill

Thousands of UK residents are paying more tax than they need to — and you could be one of them. Find out how to legally reduce your tax bill, and make small changes to save a lot of money.

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UK Lawyer Salaries: How Much Do Law Professionals Earn?

The UK has a vibrant legal community with more than 10,000 law firms and almost 150,000 practising solicitors. While law is one of the highest-paid career paths in the world, not all lawyers are high earners as our summary of UK legal salaries shows.

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Cost of Living in Chicago: How Affordable Is the Windy City?

From the shores of Lake Michigan to the bustling downtown, Chicago is considered by many to be a desirable place to live and work. But how much does it cost to live in this Midwest metropolis?

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Cost of Living in New York: How Expensive Is the Big Apple?

If you have big dreams of living in the Big Apple, you may be wondering if you can afford it. Learn how much you can expect to spend when living in New York City.

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Income Taxes in Germany: Understanding How the Tax System Works

Germany uses a progressive tax rate, which means your rate will increase as your income increases. This ranges from 0% for the lowest incomes to 45% for the highest. Find out more information on how the tax system works in Germany.


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Taming Taxes Down Under: A Breakdown of the Australian Income Tax

Are you finding the Australian tax system complex and difficult to navigate? This comprehensive guide is designed to take the confusion out of understanding how income taxes work Down Under, whether you're a long-term resident or a newcomer to the country.