Wow – this is an intense one. She’s not a client, but someone I just got to talking to. She’s on extremely limited income (approx $18K annually) and because she owes CRA from about 10 years ago has to operate outside the banking system! Every cheque she gets has to go through money mart, which charges $8 per cheque cashed. When the cheque itself is only for $30, that’s virtually extortion! My question isn’t so much about money mart ethics as this: does anyone out there know how long CRA will come after you? At what point could she safely come inside, so to speak, and stop this craziness?
Nancy’s Moving! Try to guess where …
16 Jan 2009
Awesome Relationship-with-Money Book Giveaway
05 Dec 2009
WTF? Have we Vancouverites lost our minds?
17 Jul 2008