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January 2018

Neil Rogers Financial Advisor

Yarmouth Chamber Corner

Get to know our member Neil Rogers Financial Advisor who is part of the Desjardins Financial Independent Network and also the President of the Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce!

What does your business provide?

My Business provides Life Insurance and Investments. I’m contracted through Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network and Desjardins Financial Security Investments Inc. I am licensed for life insurance and registered for mutual funds in the province of Nova Scotia.

What made you want to start your Business?

I left a family business to restart a career that I enjoy doing that began with the Bank of Montreal 1977.

When did you join the Chamber of Commerce & how have we helped?

I have been with the Chamber since 1982 and a member in my new career since 2007, but I’ve also been an active member for 10 years serving on the Board in different positions which allowed me to expand my knowledge in different areas.

How can your Business be reached?

I can reached by phone at 902-749-7278 or by email at

Bookkeeping & Temp Services

Yarmouth Chamber Corner

Get to know our member Gail d’Entremont of Creating Balance: Bookkeeping & Temp Services who joined in the Summer of 2017.

What does your business provide?

I provide Bookkeeping services. Anyone who needs help balancing accounts, filling out forms, filing GST and fixing errors. I’ll also work on DFO, Transport Canada, CFIA, CRA, WCB issues and attend any meeting on the behalf of a client. I work either from my home office or can temporarily replace office staff who are gone on vacation or need time off for any reason.

What made you want to start your business?

I worked in the fisheries for many years and wanted a change. I felt there was a need for this type of work.

How can you be reached?

My business can be reached by Phone: 902 762 0367, Fax: 902-762-2379, Cell: 902-746-3546, or Email:

We’re Hiring!

Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce has an opening for an Executive Director

This position is responsible for the day to day decisions necessary to ensure proper functioning of the Chamber office and for operating within approved Chamber policy, business financial plans and budget.

The successful applicant must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, demonstrate executive and managerial decision making, be a self-starter who has a high level of initiative, proven leadership abilities, and displays a high degree of tact and diplomacy.

Salary and hours to be determined, based on qualifications and experience.

Click here to apply online or please forward your sealed, written submission to the Yarmouth and Area Chamber of Commerce, c/o Neil Rogers, PO Box 532, Yarmouth, NS B5A 4B4

Deadline for submission is Monday, January 15th 2018.