Bankruptcy Resources

The Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals (CAIRP) is the national professional organization representing 887 general members acting as trustees in bankruptcy, receivers, agents, monitors and consultants in insolvency matters. There are an additional 537 members (in the articling, life and corporate categories. The Association is a non-profit corporation, established in 1979 to advance practice of insolvency administration and the public interest related to it.


Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy Canada
The OSB helps ensure that bankruptcies and insolvencies are conducted in a fair and orderly manner.


Wage Earner Protection Program
The Wage Earner Protection Program (WEPP) reimburses eligible workers for unpaid wages, vacation pay, severance pay and termination pay they are owed when their employer declares bankruptcy or becomes subject to a receivership under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act.


Financial Consumer Agency of Canada


Dealing With Debt


Dealing with Debt: A Consumer's Guide


Credit Cards and You: All you need to know about credit cards


Cost of Banking: All you need to know about bank accounts


Canada's Office of Consumer Affairs


Public Legal Education and Information Service of New Brunswick