CERB Program Updates August 2020

CERB Program Updates August 2020

COVID-19, the very word inflicts a sea of emotions and thoughts in our minds, the impact of the COVID pandemic has affected each of us in different ways, especially when factoring in CERB. We now share a commonality on a range of topics, and for others we are worlds...
Top Questions About Consumer Proposals

Top Questions About Consumer Proposals

The economic impact of COVID-19 has us answering a lot of questions about consumer proposals. The pandemic has impacted every person, every family in one way or another. The consumer proposal process can appear confusing and scary when someone first starts researching...
The Storm is Coming. We Can Help.

The Storm is Coming. We Can Help.

Insolvency filings have dropped to a record low in Canada, but you shouldn’t be surprised. According to a recent Scotiabank survey, filings in April dropped by a record 43% compared to the same time last year. To the average Canadian, this might come as shocking news,...
Protecting Yourself from Predatory Lenders

Protecting Yourself from Predatory Lenders

“You can’t borrow yourself out of debt.” It’s a common phrase around the BNA Debt Solutions office, and for a good reason. Through our work as Licensed Insolvency Trustees, we talk to dozens of Albertans every month who are coming to see us as their last resort in...
There’s No Shame in Feeling the Pandemic Crush

There’s No Shame in Feeling the Pandemic Crush

We’ve all had time to try and adjust to our new, temporary lifestyles under the COVID-19 lockdown. Even with restrictions lifting in the coming weeks, many Albertans have found themselves with a reduced, or eliminated income. Federal relief funds are going a long way...