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~SN

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~CE

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~R & M M

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~MF

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~SR

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~CW

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~T

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~SG

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~FL

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Facts, Questions and Answers

General

Is my spouse affected?

Must I Appear In Court?

What Assets Can I Keep If I File For Bankruptcy?

Can I Keep My House?

Can Tax Debts Be Eliminated?

Do I Have To Meet With My Creditors?

Does My Employer Need To Know?

Are There Any Debts Which Are Not Dischargeable?

What Does An Examination With The Official Receiver Involve?

What Happens At A Creditors' Meeting?

Can I Keep My Vehicle?

Surrendering A Vehicle.

Will Everyone Know I'm Bankrupt (Or Have Filed A Proposal To Creditors)?

How Is Child Support Affected?

Filing A Claim.

Priority Of Creditors Claims.

What Happens If I Win A Lottery Or Receive An Inheritance?

Sample Surplus Income Calculations.


Bankruptcy

A Brief Outline Of The Process.

What are the Duties Of A Bankrupt?

The Duties - In Layman's Terms.

What Is A Bankruptcy Discharge?

What Kind Of Discharge Orders Can A Court Issue?

When Would I Qualify For An Automatic Discharge?

Facts Outlined in Section 173 For Which A Trustee Must Oppose A Discharge.

Bankruptcy Offences.


Proposals

Do I Lose My Assets If I File A Consumer Proposal?

A Brief Outline Of The Proposal Process


Student Loans

Are Student Loans Dischargeable?

Can I Get A Student Loan While I Am Bankrupt?

What Relief Is Available If My Student Loan Is Not Yet 5 Years Old?