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Priorities - A: high, B: medium, C: low; Status - _: unfinished, X: finished, C: cancelled, P: pending, o: in progress, >: delegated. Covey quadrants - Q1 & Q3: urgent, Q1 & Q2: important
BXAttend IML meeting @1600 in 8171, Alvin will be presenting : E-Mail from Anna Malandrino (2005.07.27 iml)
AXSign up for Bikeshare
ACGet a Social Insurance Number details (2005.07.27 MoveToCanada)

Notes

  • Bikeshare is located at CBN Intersection, 761 Queen Street West (1.5 blocks west of Bathurst). Email or call (416) 504-2918 if you have any questions. 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Social insurance number: 25 St Clair Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, M4T 3A4: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

1. Bank account needs social insurance number needs employment contract

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Sorting out my finances is harder than I thought. My funding won't kick in until September, although they're still paying 12 months of support. Good thing my parents made sure I was well-prepared. This is certainly not something I could do on my own (without being royally gouged by banks).

I biked up to St. Clair (uphill! on a one-speed bike! ack!) to apply for a social insurance number, only to find out that I needed an employment contract from the school or from an employer providing services on campus. Without a social insurance number, I couldn't apply for a bank account. Oh well. I guess I'll go again when I get the contract.

Still, nothing can put a damper in my mood. I signed up for Bikeshare! I can bike around Toronto! Wheee!

コンピュータに関する本を全部集めなさい。 Put all the books about computer together.

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2. Wahoo! Bikergal!

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I've signed up with BikeShare, a Community Bicycle Network program that's like a library for bikes. They plan to turn Toronto into a little Amsterdam (err, the _bicycle_ aspect of Amsterdam, not some of its other aspects! =) ). Good stuff! CAD 25.00 gets you a season pass valid until sometime in December. You can borrow and return a bike from any of the hubs in Toronto, and you can keep a bike for up to 3 days. Very good stuff.

コンピュータの使い方も知らないのに、あんなに高いマシンを買って。宝の持ち腐れだよ。 What a waste to buy such an expensive machine even though he doesn't even know how to use computers.

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