Ask the Trustee – April Edition

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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 happens in a personal bankruptcy? A: In general, a personal...Read more

BC’s Indebtedness – The Vancouver Sun reports

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The Vancouver Sun newspaper recently focused on the state of BC consumers’ debts, highlighted in Sands & Associates’ newly released BC Consumer Debt Study.  The debt study suggested that many British Columbians should be seeking financial assistance...Read more

Why do People File for Bankruptcy?

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People often think that debt problems generally stem from poor budgeting or a tendency to overspend.  The reality is that some of the most frequent leading factors that cause people to file a personal bankruptcy or consumer proposal are actually job loss or...Read more