Debt-endency: Addictions, Debt and Insolvency
Wesley Cowan-6498; Wesley Cowan 6498
2019-12-13T22:00:00Z 12/13/2019 10:00:00 PM

Serious debt is rarely a stand-alone problem. It’s often the result of other factors which either parallel or contribute to financial distress.

Categories: Lifestyle Debt;In the Community
Ontarians Wary and Embarrassed About Seeking Debt Relief
David Gowling-7219; David Gowling 7219
2019-07-29T14:00:00Z 7/29/2019 2:00:00 PM

A new survey conducted by Ipsos on behalf of MNP LTD, shows almost half of Ontarians (45%) say they would be embarrassed to get help if their financial situation was bad enough to consider Bankruptcy. One-third (32%) of survey respondents say the stigma surrounding Bankruptcy prevents them from seeking help.

Categories: Debt Help;Lifestyle Debt
Insolvency Rate in Kitchener-Waterloo-Barrie Region Increases for the First Time Since 2009
2019-06-13T21:00:00Z 6/13/2019 9:00:00 PM

The number of consumer insolvencies per thousand residents, aged 18 years or above, increased to 3.7 in 2018, after declining for the past nine years.

Categories: Bankruptcy;Consumer Proposal
Will Debt Haunt Those Left Behind When You Die?
Wes Cowan-6498; Wes Cowan 6498
2017-10-13T18:00:00Z 10/13/2017 6:00:00 PM

If you want to leave a legacy when you pass away, defeat debt before you retire. Otherwise all you leave may be paperwork and memories.

Categories: Debt Help
Can I File a Consumer Proposal If I’m Bankrupt?
Mary Plahouras-5638; Mary Plahouras 5638
2017-05-17T15:00:00Z 5/17/2017 3:00:00 PM

If you are an individual who has filed a bankruptcy under the BIA and you have not been discharged from bankruptcy, you may opt to make a Consumer Proposal to your creditors.

Categories: Debt Help;Bankruptcy
What To Look For In A Licensed Insolvency Trustee
Doug Stuive-6512; Doug Stuive 6512
2017-04-19T16:00:00Z 4/19/2017 4:00:00 PM

Deciding who to contact for help with your debt problems should be based on your desired personal experience when working with a debt advisor.

Categories: Bankruptcy;Debt Help
The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) can be One Costly Creditor
Doug Stuive-6512; Doug Stuive 6512
2017-04-17T20:00:00Z 4/17/2017 8:00:00 PM

Categories: Debt Help;Bankruptcy
Getting to Know the Consumer Proposal
Mary Plahouras-5638; Mary Plahouras 5638
2017-04-05T20:00:00Z 4/5/2017 8:00:00 PM

While filing for bankruptcy may be a completely viable option for some, it’s not the only option out there.

Categories: Bankruptcy
Struggling With Debt? Here’s Why You Should Speak with a Licensed Insolvency Trustee
Wesley Cowan-6498; Wesley Cowan 6498
2017-03-03T00:00:00Z 3/3/2017 12:00:00 AM

When a person files a Consumer Proposal or bankruptcy, they are required to provide full financial disclosure to the LIT. In fact, the legal documents which summarize their financial position are signed under oath.

Categories: Bankruptcy;Debt Help
Holiday Debt Got You Feeling Left Out in the Cold?
Wesley Cowan-6498; Wesley Cowan 6498
2017-02-01T22:00:00Z 2/1/2017 10:00:00 PM

As the New Year settles in and thousands of households across the country shutter themselves in from another great Canadian winter, many find themselves feeling the chill of debt as credit card bills start rolling in from holiday expenditures.

Categories: Press and Media;In the Community;Lifestyle Debt;Debt Help

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