Getting Out of Debt Reduces Stress
Jeane Herman-5260; Jeane Herman 5260
2019-10-04T16:00:00Z 10/4/2019 4:00:00 PM

If you’re struggling with debt, you may have missed payments, debts may have gone to a collections agency and your stress levels are through the roof.

Categories: Lifestyle Debt;Debt Help;Bankruptcy
Number of British Columbians Within $200 of Insolvency Every Month Jumps Five Points Since March
Lana Gilbertson-5635; Lana Gilbertson 5635
2019-07-29T14:00:00Z 7/29/2019 2:00:00 PM

The survey, conducted by Ipsos on behalf of MNP LTD, shows half of British Canadians (49%) say they would be embarrassed to get help if their financial situation was bad enough to consider Bankruptcy. More than a quarter (28%) of survey respondents say the stigma surrounding Bankruptcy prevents them from seeking help.

Categories: Debt Help;Lifestyle Debt
Insolvency Rate in Thompson-Okanagan Region Increases for the First Time Since 2010
2019-06-13T20:00:00Z 6/13/2019 8:00:00 PM

The insolvency rate in the area, which had been declining since 2010, took a slight uptick to 3.4 per cent in 2018.

Categories: Bankruptcy;Consumer Proposal
Who will find out I have filed for bankruptcy?
Dean Prentice-5127; Dean Prentice 5127
2017-12-15T13:00:00Z 12/15/2017 1:00:00 PM

It’s not very often a bankruptcy is advertised in the newspaper – in fact, only about five percent of bankruptcies filed are ever listed in the paper.

Categories: Bankruptcy
5 Steps Toward Meeting Your Goals for the New Year
Chelsea Taylor-5835; Chelsea Taylor 5835
2017-12-13T16:10:00Z 12/13/2017 4:10:00 PM

As 2018 draws near, now is a fantastic time to reflect on the year passed and the goals you would like to accomplish for the year to come.

Categories: Lifestyle Debt
Surprise Rate Hike Signals Time to Reduce Debt
Darrin Surminsky-1943; Darrin Surminsky 1943
2017-09-19T21:00:00Z 9/19/2017 9:00:00 PM

Canadians considering taking on more debt over the near or long term may want to think twice.

Categories: Press and Media;In the Community;Lifestyle Debt;Debt Help
Blue Monday – Not so Blue?
Darrin Surminsky-1943; Darrin Surminsky 1943
2017-01-26T18:00:00Z 1/26/2017 6:00:00 PM

As January rolls to a close, many Canadians are feeling the lagging effects of Blue Monday. But with a little bit of planning, your financial future could be bright!

Categories: Press and Media;In the Community;Lifestyle Debt;Debt Help
Blue Monday in Kelowna
Jeane Herman-5260 Jeane Herman 5260
2016-01-18T22:00:00Z 1/18/2016 10:00:00 PM

The third Monday of January is coined “Blue Monday” because it is apparently the saddest day of the year. Pairing a Canadian winter with all the bills rolling in from the holidays, makes the term quite fitting.

Categories: In the Community;Debt Help;Lifestyle Debt
Do I Need to File a Consumer Proposal?
Jeane Herman-5260 Jeane Herman 5260
2015-09-25T03:00:00Z 9/25/2015 3:00:00 AM

You might ask yourself why you would need to file a Consumer Proposal, or possibly even look at filing for bankruptcy? Listening to the Statistics Canada announcement on September 11, 2015 regarding the level of Canadian’s household debt could be one reason.

Categories: Bankruptcy;Consumer Proposal

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