• Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce

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    Reg Warkentin
    Thursday, August 17, 2017
    Since the 2015 provincial election, Albertans have seen many increases to the cost of doing business. The recently implemented carbon tax has increased the cost of goods and will continue to do so as the tax will increase on an annual basis. We’ve also seen big increases to minimum wage, and will continue to do so until it reaches the government’s goal of $15 per hour. There have also been increases to payroll taxes, corporate and personal income taxes, and municipal taxes as well Read more
    Reg Warkentin
    Friday, July 28, 2017
    Everybody has heard of the classic idiom “it’s not what you know, but who you know,” and we’ve all seen it applied in our lives and the lives around us. People being people are just more likely to provide favours, benefits, or take a risk for those they know, and those they trust. In the context of business relationships, this is especially true. Read more
    Lindsey Knudson
    Tuesday, July 18, 2017
    Each Chamber members gets a free listing in our online membership directory. With more than 100,000 visitors to our website annually this can be a valuable marketing tool for every member and it is important that you log in an update your information on a regular basis Read more