The Struggle with Rising Debt
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2015-05-11T20:00:00Z 5/11/2015 8:00:00 PM

Struggling with rising debt? MNP Bankruptcy Trustee Dean Prentice discusses increased debt loads and how consumers can manage them in our latest blog.

Categories: Bankruptcy;British Columbia;Consumer Proposal;Debt
Seniors should save for a rainy day
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2015-03-13T15:00:00Z 3/13/2015 3:00:00 PM

It was Benjamin Franklin who said, “We get old too soon and wise too late.” This is particularly true where money matters are concerned, says Dean Prentice, senior vice-president of MNP Ltd, a firm which helps steer people from financial ruin by providing them customized insight into their options..

Categories: British Columbia;Debt;Debt Help;In the Community;Retirement
Top 7 Budgeting Tips for the New Year: Resolve to be Debt Free!
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2015-01-28T23:00:00Z 1/28/2015 11:00:00 PM

Will 2015 be the year you break the cycle of debt? If you’re tired of relying on credit and looking to secure a more comfortable financial future for yourself, read our seven step process to help you budget accurately and reduce your debt.

Categories: British Columbia;Budget;Debt
Should I cash in my RRSPs to pay down my debt?
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2014-10-24T13:15:00Z 10/24/2014 1:15:00 PM

While it can be tempting to solve a short-term cash problem with long-term savings, cashing in your RRSPs to pay down debt should be a last resort.

Categories: Alternatives to Bankruptcy;Debt;Retirement;RRSP
Student Loan Debt 101
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2014-09-02T15:00:00Z 9/2/2014 3:00:00 PM

With the school year just starting up and thousands of Canadian students beginning a new semester of post-secondary studies, all of those hard-earned dollars from summer gigs are now being applied to tuition, books, transportation, housing and supplies.

Categories: Lifestyle Debt
Exempt Assets When Filing for Bankruptcy in British Columbia
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2012-01-04T07:00:00Z 1/4/2012 7:00:00 AM

The property exempt from seizure is set by the provinces and territories and applies to the equity in the asset, here we'll review the exemptions in B.C.

Categories: Bankruptcy

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