22 KING STREET, SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK

Property for Sale – 22 King Street Saint John NB

INVITATION FOR OFFERS HERITAGE OFFICE BUILDING 22 KING STREET, SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK Offers must be submitted no later than 1:00 pm, September 13, 2017. For the detailed terms & conditions of sale, contact Angela Rodgers, (506) 214-8322, arodgers@maritimetrustee.ca

"If your debts are old, you don’t have to pay them; they just go away.” Is this truth or another urban legend?

Statute Barred Debts

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Don’t stick your head in the sand!

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Student Debt Relief

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May 2017 Bankruptcy & Consumer Proposal Statistics

On July 31, 2017, the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy released its most current statistics on personal bankruptcy and consumer proposal filings for Canadian debtors. Canada There were 61,016 personal bankruptcies and 62,873 consumer proposals filed in the 12-months ended May 31, 2017. Bankruptcies were down 4.9% and consumer proposal filings were up 4.1% … Continue reading “May 2017 Bankruptcy & Consumer Proposal Statistics”