At BDO Debt Solutions in Alexandria, our team of debt experts, including Licensed Insolvency Trustees and debt counsellors, are ready to provide advice and support for credit counselling, budgeting, debt consolidation, debt management, debt settlement, consumer proposals and bankruptcy.
Our clients say it best. Hear from people we've helped about their financial recovery journey and their experiences with BDO.
I greatly appreciate the service provided by the amazing staff during a very difficult time in my life. I would like to thank you for all the help and financial support over the last few years. You helped my wife and I tremendously to get our lives back in financial order.
Approaching debt is a stressful venture and for a first time debtor like myself it can be quite intimidating. I am so grateful and pleased that I contacted Micheal Comrie and his team at BDO. They made the process of handling my debt a far less stressful procedure, and they answered all my (many) questions along the way with quickness and friendliness. Joe Bette, the credit councillor, was very informative and friendly to deal with as well. I am so very impressed with the entire team at BDO and if you have any issue with debt at all, I highly recommend giving this team a call.
I originally spoke with BDO to see what my options were as at the time I lost about 40% of my income and still had a lot of outstanding debt. I was not delinquent at the time but without doing something quickly I would have been. My BDO Licensed Insolvency Trustee explained to me my options and within one week we filed a consumer proposal. At this point, I thought everything was too good to be true, but in fact I had all my unsecured debt reduced to 60 per cent of my original amount owing. And that's not even the best part. I now have five years interest free to pay it off with equal weekly payments! I would highly recommend anyone who is struggling with debt to not hesitate and call right away to discuss your options. There are options for everyone.
Being a very private person about my finances, I walked into BDO feeling anxious, scared and embarrassed. I was treated with the utmost respect and a sincere understanding of my financial situation without being judged. I got excellent advice for my current situation, ongoing assistance through the whole bankruptcy process and professional training and advice for a healthy financial recovery. Thanks to the BDO team, less than a year after filing bankruptcy I am in a great financial state, with good credit. Thank you BDO.
From consultation to resolution, my BDO Licensed Insolvency Trustee was supportive, informative and highly professional. I felt heard and understood with no judgment. Dealing with debt is very stressful. She helped me remain calm and guided me through the process while being available to answer all of my questions. To anyone struggling with debt, I would recommend reaching out to BDO. They will be there for you every step of the way.
My Licensed Insolvency Trustee and her team were compassionate and understanding of my situation and helped create a solution that worked for me. BDO as a whole offered great resources to understanding my options, and their national reach allowed me to connect with a local office after moving so I didn't have to travel hours for in-person meetings when needed. Overall I'm elated to have chosen to work with BDO.
Everything changed the day after I input my information into BDO’s confidential portal. I had no idea this help was available. That lack of knowledge and of course humiliation kept me suffering in the blackest of places. You do not need to be there. They can and will help. After consultations and advice, my garnishee and issues were very quickly dealt with by the kindest souls. Caring individuals that showed me there was light. Thank you is not enough for the opportunity they gave me to learn, and to rebuild myself. I am beyond grateful. Don't hide. Get the help these people are trained and happy to offer. Life can be better. Thank you BDO. You gave me something I haven't known in a while. Pride.
Debt can be overwhelming. We’re here to make sure you’re not alone on your journey to financial wellness. Our debt experts are ready to listen to your story and make sure you understand all the options available to you. If you decide a consumer proposal or bankruptcy is the right debt solution for you, they’ll guide you through the debt relief process, from start to finish.
“ In some cases, making the decision to file a consumer proposal or even a bankruptcy is the best money decision you can make to achieve your long-term goals and a good credit rating.
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Licensed Insolvency Trusteeemail[email protected]
André is Senior Vice-President overseeing the insolvency practice for Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. He has helped thousands of individuals resolve their financial difficulties through creative and practical solutions, with an emphasis on avoiding bankruptcy. André is known for his ability to assist debtors and creditors reach mutually beneficial solutions including complex issues, such as marital separation, self-employment and tax debt. André also has extensive financial recovery experience helping small to large businesses with private and court-appointed receiverships, bankruptcies and proposals to creditors.
André is committing to ensuring that his clients understand all their options, so they feel confident in the solution they choose to settle their debts.
André is regularly consulted by insolvency professionals, media and government for his expert advice on insolvency-related matters. He is a frequent speaker at professional conferences such as the Annual Review of Insolvency Law and makes frequent media appearance on radio and television. André is a current executive board member of the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals (CAIRP), a past board member of the Ontario Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals and sits on numerous CAIRP committees and task forces.
In his free time, André is most likely to be found hiking in Gatineau Park and travelling to interesting places.
“ One money lesson I wish everyone knew is not to take out a payday loan.
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Insolvency Administratoremail[email protected]
Louise develops tailored debt solutions for each person’s individual circumstances that allows them to find relief from their financial burdens. Prior to joining BDO in 2019, Louise worked at another insolvency firm in New Brunswick. Louise successfully completed the Insolvency Counselling Course and is in the process of completing the Insolvency Administrator’s Course (Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals). She also studied translation at Laval University in Quebec.
Louise understands how difficult it can be for people to make the initial call for debt help. She prides herself in providing a comfortable and compassionate environment where her clients can ask questions and voice their concerns.
Financial counselling is extremely important to Louise because she believes it is the key to providing her clients with real life skills to move forward. With her down-to-earth personality and guidance, Louise helps her clients develop a budget and plan for a future that does not rely on credit.
Louise has three children and enjoys cooking, horseback riding and reading.
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