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budgeting

How can budgeting help me deal with debt?

Budgeting: it’s not as scary as it sounds… and it is a really simple concept. A budget will show your income every month and details of ...

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google bans payday loans

New Advertising Restrictions on Payday Loan Companies

Payday Loan companies, which some advocates have argued engage in exploitative lending, are now banned from advertising on Google. The ban represents the first time ...

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Canadian CRA tax return forms

FAQs: individual tax return obligations during a Consumer Proposal or Bankruptcy

Question: If I owe taxes to the CRA will it be covered in my bankruptcy or consumer proposal? Answer: Your personal income tax debt will be covered to ...

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piggy bank and ticking clock, concept for household debt

The Clock is Ticking on Canadian Household Debt

Rising household debt is leaving Canadians more vulnerable to interest rates and economic volatility, according to a January 2016 report from the Parliamentary Budget Office ...

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liens act

New Changes to the Repair Storage and Liens Act

Coming into effect on July 1, 2016, the Ontario Repair and Storage Liens Act will have new rules to help strengthen consumer protection. These amendments ...

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real estate lenders

Real Estate Lenders and the Amendments to the PPSA

Click here to read the article from Ben Leith at McCarthy Tetrault LLP on the upcoming amendments to the Personal Property Security Act (PPSA) and ...

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personal residence

Implications of the Personal Residence Exemptions

In the article, 'New' Ontario Residence Exemption, Nov 20 2015, Bob Klotz at Klotz Associates outlines implications of the recent changes to the Ontario Execution Act ...

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medical residents

T2202 – Amendments for Medical Residents

The University of British Columbia has recently confirmed that they will be reissuing T2202A forms to students who were registered as medical residents from 2005 ...

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407 etr

Supreme Court of Canada Releases 407 ETR Decision

The long-awaited and anticipated decision of the Supreme Court of Canada was released last week, on the issue of whether a government agency, the 407 ...

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mortgage lenders

The Perils of Private Mortgage Lenders

Toronto Life recently published an in-depth article on some of the perils of private mortgage lenders and the stresses of home ownership for those that ...

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execution act

New Changes to the Execution Act

Effective December 1st, the Execution Act of Ontario will be changed to allow the following exemptions. The following amounts relate to assets that are exempt ...

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consumer proposal

A Consumer Proposal… not just for marriage

Most people are familiar with the concept of bankruptcy. Creditors are owed money, assets are liquidated and the liquidation proceeds are paid to creditors. The ...

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