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Organizations: Service Alberta Language: English (Canadian)

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August 23, 2019

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Summarizes information about the use of telephone hearings in the dispute resolution process for residential tenants.


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August 15, 2019

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There are many types of dating or matchmaking services. Although no specific requirements under Alberta’s Fair Trading Act for licensing exists, the act provides protection against unfair business practices. As with all service agreements, it’s important to read carefully before signing a...


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August 15, 2019

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A cooperative is a business organization started by people who want to use services or buy goods as a group, have an equal say in how the business is run and share in any profits the business makes. In Alberta, cooperatives are regulated by the Cooperatives Act and related regulation. This fact...


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August 15, 2019

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Tampering with an odometer is illegal in Alberta. this one-page fact sheet describes how to spot a tampered odometer and steps to take if you believe odometer fraud may have taken place.


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August 8, 2019

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Alberta laws authorize the creation or incorporation of certain non-profit organizations and extra-provincial registration of organizations from other provinces and countries. In Alberta, incorporation can take place under the Agricultural Societies Act, Companies Act, Religious Societies Lands...


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August 2, 2019

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The Charitable Fund-raising Act and regulation lay out the rules that must be followed when charities ask Albertans for donations. Fundraisers need to know what their legislated responsibilities are.


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August 2, 2019

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Credit reporting agencies must make sure the information in your file is correct and based on the most reliable evidence available. The Fair Trading Act and the Credit and Personal Reports Regulation identify what can be included in and released from your credit file.


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August 2, 2019

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The Government of Alberta licenses or registers businesses under the Fair Trading Act, Charitable Fund-raising Act, Cemeteries Act and the Cooperatives Act. This publication describes what businesses require a licence, how to apply for a licence or registration, how to conduct a business licence...


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August 2, 2019

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Describes what a payday loan is, to whom the Payday Loans Regulation applies, how to repay a payday loan, how to cancel a loan, the rules of conduct for payday lenders, cash cards and payday loans, and what to do if you cannot pay back a payday loan.


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July 29, 2019

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Alberta Public Service (APS) employees have a responsibility to take reasonable steps to safeguard government information, regardless of whether they are the creator or recipient of the information. This guide has been created to assist APS employees in securing their workplace and the...