Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals

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CAIRP is dedicated to building a fair, transparent and effective insolvency and restructuring system in Canada.


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Planning for Retirement: Age-appropriate Advice September 22, 2023
When it comes to planning for retirement, there are two very different groups of people. The first group consists of those who start planning early and the second group consists of those who had a late...
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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.

More Month Than Money

Maureen Babin, Financial Advisor, Amarack Financial November 27, 2023 We have all heard the saying … more month than money. What does it mean? Essentially that your money is running out before your next paycheque arrives. It can be worse than living paycheque to paycheque...

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Good vs. bad debt: Are you borrowing money wisely?

Braden Burritt, CIRP, LIT November 20, 2023 Bad debt can lead to unescapable interest costs, damaged credit, and failed financial goals. With most Canadians carrying some sort of debt, how can you tell which type of debt is good or bad? The answer...

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Assessing Your Progress in Managing and Paying Down Your Debt

April Stroink, Money Coach November 16, 2023 Debt can be a formidable adversary on the road to financial freedom. Whether it's student loans, credit card balances, or a mortgage, most of us have some form of debt in our lives. While it's not necessarily...

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Upcoming PD Opportunities

Toronto Exchange

Thank you for attending the Toronto Exchange. We look forward to seeing you again next year!


Insolvency Administrator Associate PD Webinar Series

Check back soon for the release of the new Insolvency Administrator Associate PD Webinar Series! 

The IAA Webinar Series is only for those who are Insolvency Administrator Associates. Successful completion of the course and final examination and being employed by a CAIRP member makes you eligible to apply to become a CAIRP Insolvency Administrator Associate. Please sign up here.


2024 ARIL Conference

The ARIL Society is pleased to announce that the 21st Annual Review of Insolvency Law Conference will take place on Friday, February 2, 2024 in Vancouver, British Columbia.



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