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Buy Now – Pay Later

December 8th, 2021

“Buy Now Pay Later”. We see it everywhere.  On-line, in store and in print – this phrase and concept is offered for nearly everything.  The real question is – who does buy now pay later really help? Many will remember the concept of layaways.  Retailers would hold an item for you, and you would make…Read more >

Debt Relief Options in Nova Scotia

June 10th, 2021

When you find yourself struggling with debt, it is hard to know which way to turn for help.  The internet is full of advice on debt relief options – some are good some are bad.  The question is – how do you know which is good.  Unfortunately, there are many companies that claim to be…Read more >

Financial Help for Nova Scotians effected by Covid 19 Lockdown

May 14th, 2021

As we find ourselves in the midst of a province wide lockdown in Nova Scotia due to the third wave of Covid 19, the financial stress is mounting.  With many businesses closed, many people are finding themselves without income.  Many people live paycheque to paycheque, so this lack of income can have severe financial consequences. …Read more >

2020 Income Tax

April 21st, 2021

The deadline for filing your 2021 income tax return with the Canada Revenue Agency “CRA” is fast approaching.  April 30th, 2021 is the deadline for individuals to file their 2020 income tax returns.  The deadline for people who are self-employed or whose spouse/ partner is self-employed is June 15, 2021.  It is very important to…Read more >

We Are Still Here to Help You during Covid 19

March 22nd, 2020

Golding & Associates will remain open, but we implementing changes to help do our part with reducing the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  Our primary goal is to reduce traffic in our office – but to still be available to answer questions for those who need help. We will be rescheduling counselling sessions that are…Read more >

COVID 19 Support for Nova Scotians

March 19th, 2020

As we sit in the midst of uncharted territory in relation to the Covid-19 virus, the only thing we know is the fallout is immense. The health consequences were initially at the forefront of everyone’s mind, but it is rapidly becoming apparent that they are the tip of the iceberg of the true consequences of…Read more >

Bankruptcy and Consumer Proposals in Nova Scotia in 2019

March 3rd, 2020

Consumer Insolvency Statistics in Nova Scotia 2019 In 2019, there were 137,178 insolvencies filed by consumers in Canada.  This was up 9.5% from 125,266 in 2018. In Nova Scotia there were 6040 consumer insolvency filings.  The total filings were up 8% from 2018 to 2019.   Bankruptcy vs Proposals There has been a shift in…Read more >

Managing Debt During the Holidays

October 31st, 2019

The holidays are the most magical time of year. However, all that magic doesn’t come cheap. There are a lot of extra expenses that go above your typical day-to-day living. Many people use credit as a means of getting through the holiday season, and that comes with its own issues. You don’t need to be…Read more >

The Steps You’ll Need to Take When Filing Bankruptcy in Canada

September 15th, 2019

Most people tend to share the same goals—we all want to have a happy and healthy life. It’s a pretty broad statement, and it’s dependent on a lot of factors, many of which can be out of your control. So, what happens when emergencies strike, the unexpected occurs, and suddenly you are left in financial…Read more >

Managing Summer Vacations And Debt

July 22nd, 2019

Are you facing down bankruptcy but trying to keep life moving as normal? Maybe you’re trying to work your way out from underneath a mountain of debt but still want to spend leisure time with family this summer. You’re not alone. There are lots of ways that you can manage your regular life while working…Read more >