“Well, I got a job and tried to put my money away. But I got debts that no honest man can pay.” — Bruce Springsteen It was June. I was attending a wedding of a friend and I met a man in his late 20’s, who had recently fallen into debt. It began with a … Continue reading Alternatives to bankruptcy: a guide to help Canadians overwhelmed by debt
Struggling with debt is stressful, but you don’t have to deal with it alone. Understanding the options available to you when you decide to resolve your debt and get your finances back on track is the first step. It’s essential to have an advocate look out for your interests—not those of your creditors—in order … Continue reading 4 Pillars Debt Relief Specialist – Know Your Options
Remember the surge of excitement that came with getting your first credit card? It felt like a rite of passage; that somehow you were finally an adult. Over the years the thrill of getting your credit card statement has decreased. In fact, for a great many Canadians, just the thought of their credit card bill … Continue reading Credit Card Debt in Canada: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
WHAT IS DEBT CONSOLIDATION? According to the Bank of Canada, the average Consumer Debt (excluding mortgages) held by Canadians is $20,759. As most Debt Experts will tell you if you owe more than $20,000 it gets harder to make a payment that is substantial enough to pay down your interest. As a result, your debt … Continue reading WHAT IS DEBT CONSOLIDATION?
Getting Debt Help in Barrie – Read about an actual Success Story I’m Terryl Allen, your 4 Pillars Debt Relief Specialist in Barrie and Orangeville. Over the past seven years, I’ve worked with many different clients, from very different financial situations. However, they all had one thing in common; their debt had taken control and … Continue reading Getting Debt Help in Barrie – Read about an actual Success Story