Category: My Life

FortisBC announced rate decrease

Today, I received my natural gas bill. FortisBC announcement is inside. The announcement said Your natural gas bill is going down, effective from April 1, 2015. Actually, it is the commodity rate.  It will go down by $1.295 per gigajoule(GJ). As a residential customer, this rate is changed from $3.781 to $2.486 per GJ.

Smoke & Fire Alarm

Deaths from fires and burns are the third leading cause of fatal home injury. Claiming the lives of thousands each year. To protect family and home, install Smoke and Fire Alarm is one of the most important safety protection. It is not expensive. About $20.00 each. I bought one at Sears department store last week.

BC Early Childhood Tax Benefit

It is a new type of Tax Benefit for BC family. If you received the CCTB (Canada Child Tax Benefit) and National Child Benefit Supplement, for low income family, you may receive BC Early Childhood Tax Benefit. there are approximately 180,000 B.C. families that are now receiving up to $55 per month, or $660 a