About Us - Bankruptcy Canada

Why choose Bankruptcy Canada for debt relief?   What we do About Us - Bankruptcy Canada Bankruptcy Canada is the #1 bankruptcy site in Canada in terms of number of visitors, content and the scope and breadth of information we provide. Bankruptcy Canada has quality pages of information in both official languages and has been on the Internet since 1999. Bankruptcy Canada helps people get a fresh financial start, with more than 430 trustee offices across Canada. Our website is HTTPs encrypted for added protection.   Earl Sands, Licensed Insolvency Trustee Earl Sands, MBA, CGA, CPA, CIRP, LIT is a Licensed Insolvency Trustee. He wrote the Canadian Insolvency Guide, which was first published in 2005 by Self Counsel Press and has been sold in stores across Canada for $12.95. He currently operates one of the best resources on the Internet; Bankruptcy Canada. He started Bankruptcy Canada in 1999 to provide bankruptcy information for Canadians in all provinces and territories in Canada. The objective of the Bankruptcy Canada website is to provide a person, who is considering declaring bankruptcy or making a consumer proposal, the information he or she needs to come to an informed decision.

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Some of the Special Features and Accomplishments of Bankruptcy Canada:

bankruptcy CanadaSecure Website – Our website has been secured in order to protect your data. You can tell it is a safe site by the fact that the site has a padlock icon, which is closed and the URL is https://www.bankruptcycanada.com.

  tickResponsive Website Design – In February, 2013 we began converting to a responsive website design. This results in our website being enabled to view well on all devices including large screen TVs, large monitors, laptops, tablets and smart phones.   tickOur site is FAST! – According to Alexa.com our site loads in 1.294 seconds and is faster than 63% of websites.   tickGood Communication with our visitors. – We know that insolvency is a difficult subject. We are promoting good communication by having the following:  
  • An Evaluation Request, where a trustee will call you with a personal evaluation.
  tickEnhanced Access for the Disabled – We have followed guidelines to make our website “disabled friendly” by:  
  • Having good colour contrast between text and background;
  • Meaningful text link descriptions;
  • Proper use of headers such as h1, h2 etc;
  • Keeping the layout simple and reducing clutter by use of proper semantic structure;
  • Using proper punctuation so voice synthesizers will produce cadences and pauses accordingly, making sentences more understandable as they are read aloud;
  • Our site’s use of responsive design, which allows the site to be enlarged without loss of fidelity.
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We Wrote the Book on Bankruptcy!

Our book, the Canadian Insolvency Guide, was first published in 2005 by Self Counsel Press and has been sold in stores across Canada for $12.95.   We have updated the book for the new bankruptcy laws and other matters as of May, 2011, and is available online for FREE.

Media Relations:

I am available for comment on Canadian Bankruptcy matters. I can be reached very quickly by Email.

We answer all Email the same day it is received.

Professional Qualifications:

The founder of this site, Earl Sands, MBA, CGA, CPA, CIRP, LIT is a Licensed Insolvency Trustee who founded a successful trustee firm in Vancouver, BC.   The firm grew to include 6 offices and handled the most bankruptcies and proposals of any firm in BC when Mr. Sands sold his firm. He operates one of the best resources on the Internet in regards to bankruptcy in Canada; Bankruptcy Canada.                      


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I was feeling overwhelmed by my credit debt, constantly receiving calls and letters from debt collectors, which caused a great deal of stress. It seemed like there was no way out of this situation. However, I discovered Bankruptcy Canada while listening to my local talk radio station. This organization proved to be friendly, empathetic, knowledgeable, and professional, with extensive experience in their field.

During our initial meeting, they took the time to understand my debt and financial circumstances. They explained the various options available to me and helped create a personalized plan that would be most beneficial for my situation. With their assistance, I was able to avoid declaring bankruptcy by presenting a consumer proposal to my creditors. Fortunately, my proposal was accepted, and I am extremely relieved to finally be free of debt, all thanks to BankruptcyCanada. The burden on my shoulders feels significantly lighter now, and I truly believe that Bankruptcy Canada has the most skilled specialists in debt relief.