MNP Consumer Debt Index: Nearly half of Canadians doubtful they can cover living expenses this year without going into further debt, highest level in three years
July 19, 2021 06:39 ET | MNP Ltd.
Three in ten (30%) say the pandemic worsened their debt or created more debt burden for either themselves or their family (35%).One-third (32%) of Canadian homeowners report being ‘house poor.’Number...
Over Half (53%) of Canadians Within $200 of Not Being Able to Cover Their Bills and Debt Payments, Up 10 Points Since December Reaching a Five-Year High
April 08, 2021 07:16 ET | MNP Ltd.
CALGARY, Alberta, April 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As pandemic-related financial support and loan deferral programs begin to unwind, the latest MNP Consumer Debt Index finds the number of...
Bruce Sellery takes the helm of Credit Canada Debt Solutions as new CEO
February 26, 2021 09:35 ET | Credit Canada
Personal finance expert seeks to highlight the importance of non-profit credit counselling TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Credit Canada, the country’s first and longest-standing credit...
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Credit Card Debt and COVID-19 Pandemic Pushing BC Bankruptcies and Proposals – Revealing New Debt Study Goes Beyond the Numbers
January 11, 2021 07:30 ET | Sands & Associates
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  Sands & Associates, BC’s largest firm of Licensed Insolvency Trustees serving individuals and small businesses, released the...
One-in-four Canadians can’t afford Christmas/holiday season this year
November 17, 2020 08:00 ET | Credit Canada
TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Grinch will make an appearance in Canada this holiday season according to a new national survey by the non-profit credit counselling agency, Credit...
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COVID Consumer Debt: Nearly Half of Canadians Plan to Take on More Debt When Pandemic Financial Support Ends (+10 pts)
September 16, 2020 08:08 ET | MNP Ltd.
CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Over the past few months, various financial relief measures from the government, banks, and businesses have helped cushion the financial blow of...
Collaboration with Security Service Federal Credit Union Plays Integral Role in Development of MeridianLink’s Newest Collections Solution
July 09, 2020 09:00 ET | MeridianLink
Costa Mesa, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MeridianLink®, developer of the financial industry’s first multi-channel loan and new account origination platform, announced input from San Antonio,...
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Nearly Half (46%) of Canadians’ Work Situation Affected By Pandemic
June 22, 2020 06:15 ET | MNP Ltd.
What Canadians Plan to Do When CERB Runs Out: Nearly half say they will cut back on consumer spending (46%)One third will apply for EI benefits (32%) or take on more debt (35%) One in ten will use...
MNP Consumer Debt Index Drops to Lowest Point Since Tracking Began in 2017
March 30, 2020 06:15 ET | MNP Ltd.
CALGARY, Alberta, March 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global crisis surrounding COVID-19 has presented an unprecedented financial shock for Canadians at a time when personal finances are already...
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Survey: Risky Financial Behaviours Keeping Canadians in Debt
March 02, 2020 08:02 ET | MNP Ltd.
CALGARY, Alberta, March 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A survey conducted by Ipsos on behalf of MNP Ltd. helps identify some of the costly money mistakes Canadians are making that could be...