Canadians in debt caught with pants down, seek loans from family, friends, banks – shy away from spouses
03 mars 2022 10h57 HE | Bromwich+Smith
TORONTO, March 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the country grapples with economic recovery two years into the pandemic, a financial priorities study of 1,519 Canadians, shows people are more likely...
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Costs of Living, Credit Cards & COVID-19 – Latest BC Consumer Debt Study Highlights Consumer Debt Problems, Debt Impacts on Mental Health and More
17 janv. 2022 07h30 HE | Sands & Associates
Credit card debt cited five times more than other types of problem debt; using credit for essential costs of living the main cause of debt reported by 18% of insolvent consumers, and more than 3 in 4...
Half of country now more stressed than during 2020 lockdowns: survey
11 janv. 2022 06h30 HE | Bromwich+Smith
TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As we enter year three of the pandemic, Canadians are most worried about cost-of-living, Inflation, their health (both physical and mental) and COVID...
Pandemic sets back Canada’s socioeconomic progress but lowers stigma around debt: Survey
05 oct. 2021 08h00 HE | Bromwich+Smith
TORONTO, Oct. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After decades of social progress, a new poll finds that Canadians fear the Covid-19 pandemic has set back socioeconomic advances for a number of groups,...
MNP Consumer Debt Index: Low Interest Rates and Rising Costs Leading Many Canadians Down Ever-Riskier Path to Borrow More
04 oct. 2021 06h25 HE | MNP Ltd.
CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The latest MNP Consumer Debt Index raises red flags about Canadians’ plans to borrow more – and in potentially riskier ways – to make ends meet or...
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
19 juil. 2021 06h39 HE | 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
08 avr. 2021 07h16 HE | 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
26 févr. 2021 09h35 HE | 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
11 janv. 2021 07h30 HE | 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
17 nov. 2020 08h00 HE | 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...