Collection of Debts

There are a number of options available if you are trying to collect a debt. This script discusses the options, which include using a collection agency, sending a "demand letter," and suing in small claims court or Supreme Court.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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creditor's rights & options, collection agent, demand letter, small claims court, Supreme Court, choosing a court, Dial-A-Law
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