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May 27, 2017

For the first time ever, the federal government just issued a BOMBSHELL report, saying that it appears that two very large debt consulting firms in Canada are taking advantage of vulnerable consumers.  They charge large upfront fees, and often they only service they provide is to refer you to a Licensed...

May 20, 2017

As you may remember, we published our Joe Debtor study at the end of March 2017. This study takes place every two years and analyzes data from insolvent debtors from across Ontario. When it comes to homeowners, we're seeing a steady decline in the rate they're filing insolvency. That doesn't mean they're without debt,...

May 13, 2017

There are two major purchases we make in our life that we typically use debt to purchase. The first (no surprise here) is our home, and the second is our car. But can car loans lead to insolvency? Believe it or not, yes car loans can lead to insolvency.

As cars are getting more sophisticated and fitted with new gadgets...

May 6, 2017

Welcome to the third round table edition of Debt Free in 30, recorded in person at the Hoyes Michalos offices in downtown Toronto, so you can listen to the audio, or watch the video on YouTube.

My guests today are all personal finance experts based in Ontario.

  • Kerry K. Taylor writes the very popular