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Government Debts And Incorporated Companies

At Welker & Associates we help owners of incorporated companies deal with their debt issues, including government debt. There are three main government debts that business owners have to deal with:

December 29, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy, Business Concerns, Government Debt

January 2013 is a big month for Welker & Associates!

Effective January 1, 2013, we're opening offices in Cambridge, Brantford and Simcoe! We're pleased to be expanding into new cities to help more people across Ontario:

December 17, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy

Our new Woodstock location opens on November 1, 2012!

Effective November 1, 2012, Welker & Associates will be opening a new location in Woodstock, ON.

October 22, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy

Did your debt problems overshadow Thanksgiving? Be thankful for this.

One thing that all Canadians in debt should be thankful for is the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. We are fortunate in Canada to have legislation that allows an honest but unfortunate debtor to get a fresh start.

October 11, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy

Opening October 1, 2012 - Our new St. Thomas office!

Effective October 1, 2012 Welker & Associates will be opening a new location in St. Thomas, ON.

September 27, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy

The Welker & Associates team is growing!

Welker & Associates is pleased to announce that we have added another bankruptcy trustee to our team.

September 24, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy

How do I recover from my divorce debt?

JULIE ASKED: I have bad credit due to a divorce from 7 years ago. I would like to know what my options are. I would prefer not to claim personal bankruptcy. Can this be done?

May 3, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy, Debt and Relationships, Rebuilding Credit

Not All Tax Shelters Are Safe When Filing Personal Bankruptcy

A lot of people we meet who have tax sheltered investments are concerned about how these investments will be affected if they file personal bankruptcy.

April 30, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy, Asset Concerns

Can I redo my mortgage if I file for personal bankruptcy?

GREG ASKED: If I file a claim for bankruptcy, will I be able to redo my mortgage next year?

February 28, 2012

Bankruptcy, Asset Concerns

Personal Bankruptcies Have Dropped 20%; Consumer Proposals On The Rise In Canada

According to the Canadian Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy, personal bankruptcies decreased 19.1% across Canada in 2011.

January 23, 2012

Consumer Proposals, Bankruptcy