The Financial Planning Process

Fred Snyder

Mackie Research Capital Senior Vice-President and Investment Advisor, Fred Snyder explains the process of financial planning, and shares some of the main components of successful financial planning.

Choosing a Debt Advisor

Blair Mantin

Points to consider, and key questions to ask when seeking professional debt assistance.

5 Sneaky Credit Killers

Blair Mantin

Blair Mantin shares his top five mistakes that can hurt an individual’s credit rating.

Tax Implications When Relationships End

Melanie Schroeder

Registered Professional Counsellor and Chartered Professional Accountant Melanie Schroeder of KH Burnaby explains some of the tax implications created when a relationship ends.

What am I allowed to keep?

Blair Mantin

People are often very hesitant to find out about debt options, such as bankruptcy because they fear that they will be stripped of all their assets.

Millennials Feeling the Pinch

Nels Anderson

A look into the reality that many millennials in the lower mainland face.

Real Estate Conveyancing

Lions Gate Law Corporation

The purchase (or sale) of a home is often the biggest financial transaction many people undertake. Lawyer, founder and Vice President of Lions Gate Law Corporation, Keyvan Monsef explains the conveyancing process.

Top Debt Help FAQs – Part II

Blair Mantin

Many people hesitate to look for answers to their questions because they’re afraid of being judged, or because they assume they should already know the answer. Blair Mantin shares more of the top “Debt Help FAQs”.

Insurance Tips

Engrace Financial Solutions

Founder and CEO of Engrace Financial Solutions, Taayla Mark explains how having the right types of insurance can help avert a financial disaster, in case the unexpected should happen.

Top Debt Help FAQs – Part I

Blair Mantin

Many people hesitate to look for answers to their questions because they’re afraid of being judged, or because they assume they should already know the answer. Blair Mantin shares some of the top “Debt Help FAQs”.

Housing Options

BC Housing

Many residents of Vancouver and surrounding areas may be feeling the pinch of climbing costs of living. BC Housing CEO Shayne Ramsay explains what types of resources may be available to individuals facing housing challenges.

Debt Awareness

Darlene Mullen

Estate Manager and Qualified Insolvency Counsellor, Darlene Mullen explains why it’s important for people to be aware of debt options, even if they’re not currently in debt.

Business Debts

Blair Mantin

Common mistakes business owners should avoid when faced with financial difficulty.

Home Renovations

Alair Homes

Dream home, or nightmare? Maple Ridge Alair Homes partner, Justin Endresen explains how consumers can help keep home renovations from becoming costly and stressful.

Consumer Proposal Myths

Blair Mantin

Consumer Proposals continue to gain ground as a preferred solution to debt management. Despite their increase, misunderstandings about the overall process are common.

Bill’s Story

Bill

Giving a voice, and emotions to a person who is striving towards a financial fresh start through filing a Consumer Proposal.

BC’s “Youth Generation” in Debt

Blair Mantin

A look at profiling BC’s “Youth Generation” in Debt.”

Debt Options When Income is Low

Blair Mantin

What happens when you have no income, or other resources to pay your debts.

Consumer Proposal VS. Credit Counselling

Blair Mantin

Comparing some key differences between filing a Consumer Proposal and using traditional credit counselling.

The Consumer Proposal Process

Blair Mantin

Understanding how the Consumer Proposal process works.