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Sands & Associates’ NEW Location: Kamloops

Posted on Aug 31, 2015 by Blair Mantin

NewLocation-Blog
Sands & Associates is pleased to announce the opening of our Kamloops office. Our Kamloops office is our second location in the Thompson-Okanagan region and is located in North Kamloops, on Tranquille Road near Wood Street. Multi-year Consumer Choice...Read more

Knowing Is Not Owing – How Well do You Know your Debt Options?

Posted on Aug 24, 2015 by Blair Mantin

Quiz-List
As part of our annual Consumer Debt Study, Sands & Associates surveyed nearly 900 individuals to find out how many people could correctly answer a series of questions relating to debt and restructuring options. While nearly 60% of survey participants...Read more

Budget Hacks: Back-to-School

Posted on Aug 17, 2015 by Blair Mantin

BackToSchool
Always popular with parents – ‘tis the season of back-to-school! To help prepare for summer’s end and a return of kids to the classroom, without feeling the financial pinch, read on for our top 7 back-to-school budget tips. Only buy essential school...Read more

Ask the Trustee – August Edition

Posted on Aug 10, 2015 by Blair Mantin

AskExpertQuestion
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: I’m considering cashing in RRSPs to get out of debt, any advice? A: Many people...Read more

Bankruptcy Trustees & Proposal Administrators: Fact VS Fiction

Posted on Aug 4, 2015 by Blair Mantin

Questions-Blog
Nowadays there aren’t many taboos left in Canadian society, but one taboo that has persisted over the years is debt. Unfortunately our reluctance to talk about debt often results in a lot of misinformation being taken for truth, particularly where debt...Read more

Sands & Associates’ NEW Location: Nanaimo

Posted on Jul 27, 2015 by Blair Mantin

NewLocation-Blog
Sands & Associates is pleased to announce the opening of our newest Vancouver Island office in downtown Nanaimo. Our Nanaimo office is located in the SquareOne Building on Victoria Crescent. We are now available by appointment to assist Nanaimo area...Read more