Living in Toronto and the GTA can be expensive for families, students, and young professionals, alike. Families want to raise their children in close proximity to all the amenities within the city, students want to study at the city’s world-renowned schools, and young professionals want an easy commute from their condo to the office every
For most Canadian post-secondary students, borrowing money is unavoidable, in order to finance their education. The costs of tuition and textbooks – on top of living expenses like rent, groceries, and transportation – really add up. In fact, it is estimated that the average Canadian student graduates with almost $30,000 of debt. It’s a hard
We all have financial obligations, from daily costs of transportation to ensuring we have a place to call home. These costs of living can add up quickly, and sometimes we find ourselves unable to keep up. There are many different reasons why you may find yourself deep in debt, and there are a number of
If you’re in your 20’s, you may find that money is in short supply. Perhaps you’ve got student loans to pay off and are trying to juggle a part-time job on top of school commitments. Or maybe you’re trying to make ends meet for rent and car payments on the starting salary of your first
When you fall on rough financial times, it’s hard to know what to do. With so many complicated terms and options ahead of you, things can get stressful. Many people assume that Bankruptcy is their only option because it’s the phrase most commonly thrown around in the news. However, did you know that more and
Struggling with overwhelming and unpayable debt can be a paralyzing experience. You know that you can’t pay your bills and still make your rent or mortgage payment. You have stopped opening the mail because you know the bad news that each envelope holds.
For many people dealing with debt stress in Toronto, it simply isn’t necessary to file for Bankruptcy or make a Consumer Proposal in order to resolve their debt issues. In such instances, Credit Counselling alone may be a better choice. Toronto Credit Counselling essentially involves learning how to manage your money more effectively so you can reach your financial