Resources that work.
Well, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for tools like a debt calculator or financial health test, worksheets to help you create a budget and track your expenses, or a guide to help understand your debt relief options, you can find it on the following pages.
Take a financial health quiz, calculate your credit card debt and compare debt repayment options with the tools on this page.
Set up a monthly budget, plan expenses around your biweekly paycheque, and write down your financial goals using these worksheets.
When it comes to paying off debt, there are different options you can choose from. These include repaying the debt on your own, using a consolidation loan, following a credit counselling repayment plan, or filing a consumer proposal.
This booklet can help explain debt relief options such as a consumer proposal and bankruptcy. If you’d like more information, a Licensed Insolvency Trustee can explain all the debt options that are available to you.
The FCAC offers a wide variety of online tools and resources aimed at helping Canadians increase their financial literacy, including strategies for dealing with debt.