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Ask the Trustee – July Edition

Posted on Jul 18, 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 is a Licensed Insolvency Trustee, or Bankruptcy Trustee? A:...Read more

Why your Credit Score Doesn’t Really Matter

Posted on Jul 11, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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Overall, we tend to worry a lot about what other think of us – and there’s no exception when it comes to finances.  We often hear from people in serious financial crisis who are more concerned with what the bank thinks about them (via a credit score)...Read more

How To Turn Around Your Finances – 6 Simple Do’s & Don’ts

Posted on Jul 4, 2016 by Blair Mantin

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If you’re gearing up to turn around your finances and tackle debts, check out our top six tips to help boost your results, while avoiding some common pitfalls. Do know who you owe.  Organize your statements, online bills and any creditor communications...Read more

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