Consumers’ Rights Curtailed as Banking Ombudsman’s Teeth are Pulled.
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BC Bankruptcy Exemptions Reinstated.
The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) today (January 10, 2012) issued a Consumer Alert on debt reduction companies. FCAC is warning Canadians: Be very cautious about companies that claim they can negotiate a deal with your creditors so that you will have to pay only part of your debt. This process is often called [...]
French language version of “Quickly get a good credit rating after Bankruptcy or a Consumer Proposal.”Monday, December 12th, 2011
French language version of “Quickly get a good credit rating after Bankruptcy or a Consumer Proposal.”
I was interviewed a few weeks ago by Tom McFeat, a reporter with CBC News. His article about common myths about bankruptcy is at this link. In the article the CBC explores the facts and myths behind the following questions many people have about filing bankruptcy to eliminate debt problems: Will I lose everything if [...]
Bankruptcy Abuse and Fraud
The Wage Earner Protection Program (“WEPP”) provides guaranteed and timely compensation of up to $3,400 in 2011 to workers for unpaid wages, vacation pay, and severance and termination pay earned in the six months preceding an employer’s bankruptcy or receivership. The Wage Earner Protection Program (“WEPP”) was expanded, effective December 15, 2011 to give further [...]
A personal proposal story
Why the “Occupy” protests will fizzle out in Canada.
Bankruptcy Criminal/penal sentences rendered since 2010
A Personal Bankruptcy Story
Quickly get a good credit rating after Bankruptcy or a Consumer Proposal.
Bankruptcy Office Publishes a Bankruptcy Abuse and Fraud Section.
Proposal to allow Credit Counsellors to Administer Consumer Proposals is Rejected.
The Personal Insolvency Guide is available on BankruptcyCanada.com in EPUB and MOBI format for FREE downloads. This means the book can be placed on Electronic Readers such as the Kindle, Sony Reader, Stanza, Kobo, the iPad and iPhone; iBooks on the iPad and iPhone, and Android Phones. This book was first published in 2005 by [...]