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
Consumer Insolvency Rate in Toronto Remains Stable – Yet Three in Ten Ontarians Say They Owe More Than They’re Worth
2019-06-13T21:00:00Z 6/13/2019 9:00:00 PM

The number of consumer insolvencies per thousand residents in the area, aged 18 years or above, remained at 2.9 in 2018.

Categories: Bankruptcy;Consumer Proposal
Happy New Year and Best Wishes for a Prosperous Year of the Dog
Augustine Kwok-11179; Augustine Kwok 11179
2018-02-13T15:00:00Z 2/13/2018 3:00:00 PM

A new year is supposed to mean a fresh start. However, for Canadians in financial trouble, their stress and anxiety remain

Categories: Debt Help;Lifestyle Debt;In the Community
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
Get to Know Your Credit Bureau File
Mary Plahouras-5638; Mary Plahouras 5638
2017-02-21T15:00:00Z 2/21/2017 3:00:00 PM

Equifax Canada and TransUnion Canada are the two main credit bureau companies in Canada.

Categories: Debt Help;Lifestyle Debt
Five Good Reasons to Pay Off Your Debt ASAP
Karen Miller-7991 Karen Miller 7991
2016-06-21T14:00:00Z 6/21/2016 2:00:00 PM

With a continually increasing cost of living, it’s not always easy to convince yourself to part with the few extra dollars you do have on hand, in order to pay off looming debt. In the long run however, reducing (or even eliminating) your debt load – will put you on track for a far brighter future where financial freedom and long-term goals are much more attainable.

Categories: Debt Help;Lifestyle Debt
What Happens if I Don't Fulfill My Duties During A Bankruptcy?
Mary Plahouras-5638 Mary Plahouras 5638
2016-05-24T14:30:00Z 5/24/2016 2:30:00 PM

What exactly are your duties during a bankruptcy and what happens if you can’t keep up with them? Both very good questions!

Categories: Bankruptcy

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