Business

Freyja Lifestyle Fashion Makes the Finals in Global Boutique Awards

From over 4,000 boutiques worldwide, FREYJA of Fernie has won the hearts of both local and global shoppers being voted into the final round of the 2017 Boutique Awards in Canada as a contender for Online Boutique of the Year.

Posted by Fix on Aug 15, 2017 in Business

Claiming Business Use of Home

Do you earn money working from home? Whether you are self-employed or an employee, if you meet conditions laid out by Canada Revenue Agency, you may be able to deduct some of your housing operating costs against income earned.

Posted by Fix on Aug 10, 2017 in Business

Hammock Day at Island Lake Lodge

In conjunction with Elevation Showcase and ENO Hammocks, Island Lake Lodge is pleased to host – Hammock Day! 

Posted by Fix on Aug 06, 2017 in Business

Apply For A Wage Subsidy: Hire A Student

If your business or organization could benefit from hiring a student during the school year, Columbia Basin Trust’s School Works program may be able to help you afford it. Applications for the popular first-come, first-served program open August 10, 2017.

Posted by Fix on Aug 02, 2017 in Business

August 2017 Business News

Brecan Interiors is now serving the Elk Valley for all your home interior needs and Interior Envy is under new ownership.

Posted by Fix on Aug 01, 2017 in Business

Island Lake Lodge's New Bubbles

Island lake Lodge has partnered with Mark Simpson and the BC Wine Studio to create a very special custom blended sparkling wine (bubbles). Inspired by celebration and the natural elements that surround us, Bruin Brut has been custom blended for Island Lake Lodge.

Posted by Fix on Jul 20, 2017 in Business

July 2017 New Business

Soar Cycle Studio and The Castle on First create a new movement and Andi Ennis launches Precision Bodies.

Posted by Fix on Jul 20, 2017 in Business

Planning on Selling Your Business

The decision to sell your business can be a difficult one. The process involved takes time and proper planning. 

Posted by Gerald Price on Jul 16, 2017 in Business

Fernie Brewing Co. Tasting Room is Now Open

After a three-month hiatus and news of many a parched growler, Fernie Brewing Co. (FBC) is excited to share that the newly renovated Fernie Brewing Company Tasting Room and Storefront is now officially open. And the good news? It tastes as sweet as it looks.

Posted by Fix on Jul 14, 2017 in Business

July 2017 Business News

Elk Valley Pizza Shoppe
592 8th Ave
250-423-0007

Posted by Fix on Jul 13, 2017 in Business

The Rush of Success

The Chamber Board of Directors has set a clear mandate – strengthen commerce in Fernie. A thriving business community means a thriving Fernie, and Chamber wins are community wins. 

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Jul 03, 2017 in Business

June 2017 Business News

Fernie Therapeutic Horse and Pony Club fundraiser, Perfect Circle Management and Snow Valley Spa & Leisure celebrate 20 years of business.

Posted by Fix on Jun 16, 2017 in Business

Finding Balance

Sometimes jobs just feel like work and sometimes we need a break. Sometimes we need to work on the ever-elusive work/life balance.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Jun 13, 2017 in Business

June 2017 New Business

Fernie's newest electrical company, Black Diamond Electrical, the Fernie Youth Action Network and First Peak Home Inspections helps ensure you know your homes condition before purchasing it. 

Posted by Fix on Jun 10, 2017 in Business

Selling A Home

On October 3, 2016 the federal government announced changes to tighten the rules on the Principle Residence Exemption (PRE). Prior to the new rules, the Canada Revenue Agency did not have a system to track principle residence exemption claims. The new reporting requirements have been implemented to improve compliance with existing rules. 

Posted by Jaime Hanson on Jun 06, 2017 in Business