For whatever reason or circumstance, debt happens to many of us. Consider these articles in respect to your current and future financial plans.
CBC article addressing the increasing rates of bankruptcy among seniors in Canada highlights the importance of trying to avoid carrying debts into your retirement years.
Carol Wabush Co-op closing, more layoffs in Lab West as a result. Co-op Group initiates proceedings under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA) with KPMG appointed as Monitor.
The stress of debt is taking a physical and emotional toll on many Canadians. According to this CBC article "Researchers from Montreal and Chicago also published a study reporting that high financial debt relative to available assets is associated with higher perceived stress and depression, worse self-reported general health and higher diastolic blood pressure among young adults across the U.S."