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Frozen Alster River Draws Ice Skating Enthusiasts

HAMBURG, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 10: kids play ice hockey on the frozen Aussenalster river during the 'Alstervergnuegen' on February 10, 2012 in Hamburg, Germany. The very popular annual city festival 'Alstervergnuegen' takes place around the Alster lake in Hamburg. Last time the Alster was official approved for the 'Alstervergnuegen' is 15 years ago. (Photo by Joern Pollex/Getty Images)

Five ways the federal budget may affect you

There were many changes in the Harper Government's 2013 Federal Budget, which was tabled by Finance Minister Jim Flaherty today, although you may be asking how any of it will affect you. Here are five ways that you could find the federal budget makes a difference in your life.

This story originally appeared as a Canadian Press story here.