Half of older Canadians have delayed retirement because of mounting inflation
June 16, 2022 09:06 ET | Bromwich+Smith
TORONTO, June 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new survey commissioned by Bromwich+Smith and Advisorsavvy finds half of older Canadians (54%) have delayed retirement because of mounting inflation and...
Canadians in debt caught with pants down, seek loans from family, friends, banks – shy away from spouses
March 03, 2022 10:57 ET | 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...
Costs of Living, Credit Cards & COVID-19 – Latest BC Consumer Debt Study Highlights Consumer Debt Problems, Debt Impacts on Mental Health and More
January 17, 2022 07:30 ET | 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
January 11, 2022 06:30 ET | 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...
De-stigmatizing debt
Pandemic sets back Canada’s socioeconomic progress but lowers stigma around debt: Survey
October 05, 2021 08:00 ET | 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
October 04, 2021 06:25 ET | 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
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, CEO of Credit Canada
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...
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...