DEBT SETTLEMENT INDUSTRY

This NBC article from the US talks about the unscrupulous debt settlement companies that are currently trying to take advantage of people with high student loan debt. Previously it was credit card debts or people underwater with their home equity that they were...

TRUSTEE VS CREDIT COUNSELLOR

Who can best help me with my debt problems? The correct answer to this question has a number of different parts, depending on your debt. How much debt do you have? Who do you owe the debt to? Are you able to pay back any of your debt? Is it a joint debt? Is your debt...

THE OTHER HALF OF THE STORY

Personal bankruptcies are declining throughout Canada, according to the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy (OSB). And no where are they falling faster than in Alberta. Nationally, consumer insolvencies fell by 8.8 per cent in April compared to a year earlier....