News in Review Canadians, Credit Cards and Debt

News in Review Canadians, Credit Cards and Debt

For many years Canadians have been on a credit card binge. Now, as the economic crisis deepens, a lot of them find themselves with high levels of personal debt. In this News in Review story we’ll look at why so many Canadian households are overextended. We’ll also examine why it’s so easy to fall into the credit trap and what can be done to get out of it.

  • 2009
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February 2009
Finance, Personal -- Canada [LCSH] Consumer credit -- Canada [LCSH] Credit cards -- Canada [LCSH] Debt -- Canada [LCSH] Economics [LCSH] Home economics [LCSH] Family life education [LCSH]
Carla Robinson (Host), Peter Mansbridge (Journalist), Joan Leishman (Journalist), Darrow MacIntyre (Journalist)
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