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Meet Sands & Associates at Ridge Meadows Home Show

Posted on Apr 20, 2015 by Blair Mantin

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In the 12-month period ending February 2014, nearly 70,000 Canadians filed for personal bankruptcy as a solution to their unmanageable debts.  A further 50,000 Canadians used a consumer proposal to resolve their financial difficulties.  Given those figures,...Read more

Ask the Trustee – April Edition

Posted on Apr 13, 2015 by Blair Mantin

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Licensed trustee Blair Mantin answers your questions about how to manage debts, including options such as Credit Counselling, Consumer Proposals and Bankruptcy in BC!  Q:  Are there options for helping me deal with my income tax debt? A: If you’ve...Read more

Sands & Associates Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Posted on Apr 7, 2015 by Blair Mantin

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This year Sands & Associates is proud to celebrate our 25th anniversary! Founded in 1990, we have grown to become British Columbia’s largest firm of Credit Counsellors, Proposal Administrators and licensed Trustees in Bankruptcy. Sands &...Read more

Sands & Associates Featured Office: Vancouver

Posted on Mar 30, 2015 by Blair Mantin

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Sands & Associates’ Vancouver office is conveniently located steps away from Burrard Skytrain Station in beautiful downtown Vancouver.  As Credit Counsellors, Proposal Administrators and licensed Bankruptcy Trustees, we are proud to offer debt...Read more

What Debts does a Bankruptcy or Consumer Proposal Cover?

Posted on Mar 23, 2015 by Blair Mantin

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When investigating the different types of debt solutions available in Canada, two that offer federally licensed and regulated protection are bankruptcy and consumer proposals.  While it’s generally understood that common debts such as credit cards, lines...Read more

Meet Sands & Associates at Vancouver’s Zoomer Show

Posted on Mar 18, 2015 by Blair Mantin

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Canadians aged 55 and older have become one of the most rapidly growing group of debtors in BC in recent years.  Between 2009 and 2011 alone, the number of people aged 50 and older whom Sands & Associates assisted with personal bankruptcy, consumer...Read more