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Is Bankruptcy Right for You?

Posted on Jun 27, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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Personal bankruptcy is an option to achieve a fresh financial start, yet many people have misconceptions about this debt resolution option. Click the infographic to enlarge. Speak with a Licensed Insolvency Trustee to find out if a personal bankruptcy...Read more

Five Reasons why you should File a Consumer Proposal

Posted on Jun 20, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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If you’re researching how to deal with your debts using a debt consolidation, credit counselling or even bankruptcy then you’ll also want to consider a Consumer Proposal.  Consumer Proposals have gained popularity in recent years, but they’re still a...Read more

Ask the Trustee – June Edition

Posted on Jun 13, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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Licensed insolvency trustee Blair Mantin answers your questions about how to manage debts, including options such as Credit Counselling, Consumer Proposals and Bankruptcy in BC! Q: Am I allowed to keep any assets if I file for personal bankruptcy? A:...Read more

What happens to debt after you die?

Posted on Jun 6, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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Blair Mantin, Licensed Insolvency Trustee and vice-president of Sands & Associates recently spoke with CreditCards.com to help shed light on how debts are handled once a person passes away.  It’s a common belief that family is ultimately responsible...Read more

Three Reasons to Manage your Debt Today

Posted on May 30, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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When people are facing a tough financial situation, it’s common to want to hope for the best and think that circumstances will change, making the money troubles more manageable.  Unfortunately, habitually postponing dealing with debts can have some...Read more

Ask the Trustee – May Edition

Posted on May 24, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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Licensed insolvency trustee Blair Mantin answers your questions about how to manage debts, including options such as Credit Counselling, Consumer Proposals and Bankruptcy in BC! Q: What are some actions to avoid when trying to get out of debt? A: Hiding...Read more