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With a Spring Financial loan, the man with autism was told he would have to pay $4,442 to receive $1,750 after three years of repayment.

A personal loan from internet lender Spring Financial cost Sébastien Vienneau, 20, about $120 a month for seven months. He anticipated the borrowing would help raise his credit score. But he didn’t get any money in advance for the more than $840 that was withdrawn from his account. Vienneau, a resident of Woodstock, Ontario, had […]

About Citizens With Disabilities – Ontario (CWDO organization)

As a not-for-profit organization, Citizens With Disabilities – Ontario (CWDO) is dedicated to ensuring that people with disabilities have equal access to all aspects of society. Through community development, social action, and member support and referral, Citizens With Disabilities – Ontario (CWDO) actively promotes the rights and freedoms of persons with disabilities. People with disabilities […]

Ways to deal with being forced to return to work because your long-term disability benefits have run out

While receiving disability benefits, an insurer has the authority to conduct an assessment. Regardless of how long you’ve been receiving long-term disability benefits or how recently you’ve started receiving them, your insurer has the right to periodically check and evaluate your claim. You may be required to provide extra documentation or submit to medical examinations […]