Connect with Sands & Associates at the West Coast Women’s Show

Posted on Oct 11, 2016 by Blair Mantin

According to a recent study, more than one-third of Canadian women wish they were more confident in financial matters, and around the same number of women fear making financial decisions due to a lack of knowledge. Many women today face unique challenges...Read more

How (and Why) to Check Your Credit Report

Posted on Sep 26, 2016 by Blair Mantin

Even though it’s generally recommended to check your credit report about once a year, this is a financial chore that often falls by the wayside, even for the most financially-savvy of us.  Because an un-kempt credit history can be hiding a lot of hassle...Read more

Can a Bankruptcy or Consumer Proposal Cover Government Debt?

Posted on Sep 19, 2016 by Blair Mantin

There are many different types of debts AND debt solutions available to Canadians, and not all are created equal.  Notwithstanding the appearance of a large number of debt resolution options, there are only two legislated debt options that will give a person...Read more