Local Community Resources
Here is a listing of food banks in Leeds & Grenville Counties. The list is maintained by the Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit.
Bankruptcy is not the only way to get rid of your debt and has very specific financial consequences. To find out more about bankruptcy go to Bankruptcy Ontario at bankruptcy-ontario.org.
Here is a link to an Ontario Energy Board program (OESP) for hydro relief for low income individuals and households. Click here to go to the OEB website.
Financial "How To" Resources
Enjoy a debt free Christmas! Here's how:
Christian Personal Finance Article - How do make a Christmas Budget
Here are some resources to get you started on the road to financial freedom. Below is an article entitled "Everything You Ever Really Needed to Know About Personal Finance On Just One Page". More information can be found at www.thesimpledollar.com/onepage.
Compass Canada is pleased to offer biblically based financial resources for small group and individual study. The Compass-finances God's way USA website has a full complement of resources and tools to help you along the journey to financial freedom. Access their free resources at www.compasscanada.org/resources.asp Some of their resources and calculators require MS Excel or similar spreadsheet software to open. If you do not have Excel you can get a free viewer here.
Here is a blog called Christian Personal Finance. It's a free newsletter for Christians who want to learn about money. You can find it at www.christianpf.com
Check out http://www.faithandfinances.ca/
Author Randy Alcorn of Eternal Perspective Ministries has articles relating to God's perspectives on debt and money. They can be found on his website www.epm.org
Success Stories People who are now debt free and how they did it!
Credit Card Art