When you file a consumer proposal you are able to keep ALL of your assets.
With the February 29th RRSP deadline looming, people who are struggling with debt may be curious about how their RRSP contributions may be affected if they were to file bankruptcy.
People have many concerns when they come into my office, but a few concerns seem to come up more often than not. One concern that is in the forefront of many minds is the fear of losing their home.
Can I redo my mortgage if I file for personal bankruptcy? This is a question I get asked on a regular basis, so it's one that I like to revisit every once in a while.
You are permitted to keep some assets in a bankruptcy. These exemptions are set by various federal and provincial laws. For personal bankruptcy in Ontario, the following assets are exempt: