Advice for Consumers in challenging times

Having a financial strategy to deal with challenging times, such as the one caused by COVID-19, is important to ensure your financial status is protected. Here are our tips that consumers can follow to better protect their financial well being during this time.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) during challenging times

Many consumers have questions about credit and debt during this uncertain time because of COVID-19. Here's a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) consumers had about their credit.

Compuscan’s top 9 tips for responsible credit use

Credit is a very useful tool, however, if you don’t use it responsibly, it could hurt your credit record and score. Here’s an infographic and article with Compuscan’s 9 tips for responsible credit use .

Your responsibilities as a borrower

Being a responsibly borrower will help you avoid getting into arrears or defaulting on a loan. This article will help you understand what it means to be a responsible borrower.

How to get back on your feet after defaulting

Have you defaulted on a loan? Here’s a plan of action to help you get back on your feet if you have.

Consequences of defaulting on your credit agreement

Defaulting on your credit agreement usually has negative consequences. Here’s a list of possible outcomes as well as a plan of action to remedy your situation.

Your personal information security plan

Just like having savings and insurance, having a personal information protection plan is important to protect yourself against identity theft.

Why was my credit application declined?

Has your credit application been denied? Do you know why? Here’s a list of possible reasons why your credit application was declined.

Different types of proof of address

Do you know what documents you need for proof of address? This article will help you understand which documents you can use when a lender requires proof of residence.