Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals

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Spring cleaning your small business May 12, 2021
Is it time to spring clean your small business? Here are a few ‘duster’ tips to get your business into shape: 1. Get in the numbers habit There’s hundreds of reasons why you should

Helpful articles and insights

Welcome to the official blog of the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals! We hope you will enjoy insightful and informative posts by our team of expert bloggers on a wide range of topics, including individual, small business and corporate insolvencies, budgeting, financial planning, credit rebuilding and other money management tips for anyone looking to live a debt free life.

Mortgage 101

Brandon Smith, CIRP, LIT June 16, 2022 At the time of writing, the sale price of the average home in Canada is over $800,000 and well over $1 million in major urban centres like Toronto and Vancouver. Let’s face it, if you have made the decision...

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Spring Cleaning your Finances

Shelley Koehli, CIRP, LIT April 25, 2022 As the weather improves, so does our motivation to spring clean our homes and gardens.  But what about your finances?  Here are five ways to spring clean your finances: Take Inventory * Pull your...

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Tax Planning and Saving Tips to Deal with Income Tax Debt

Andrew Fisher, CIRP, LIT March 2, 2022 We’ve all heard that “nothing is certain except death and taxes.”  While death cannot be avoided, living a healthy life can certainly put off the inevitable for as long as possible. The same is...

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