Canada-wide - Debt and consumer law

Industry Canada's Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy website offers a page of bankruptcy statistics. Le site web du bureau du Surintendant des faillites Canada - un organisme de l'industrie...
Keywords: bankruptcy, Debt and Consumer Law, statistics, All of Canada
A new study by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives looks at trends in tuition and compulsory fees in Canada since 1990, projects fees for each province for the next four years, and examines...
Keywords: Children and Youth, Debt and Consumer Law, Education, All of Canada
Canadians for Tax Fairness campaigns for Canada to adopt a more progressive tax system. Canadians for Tax Fairness promotes a progressive tax system, based on ability to pay, to fund the public...
Keywords: Debt and Consumer Law, Government Policy, Organizing, All of Canada
Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) undertakes solid legal and research services on behalf of consumers. The Centre website has research and reports on consumer issues concerning...
Keywords: Debt and Consumer Law, Legal Research, Utilities, All of Canada
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives' Growing Gap project takes an in-depth and sustained look at one of the biggest challenges of our time: Worsening income and wealth inequality in Canada....
Keywords: Debt and Consumer Law, income gap, Poverty Research, All of Canada
The Centre for Policy Alternatives has published an article that says not only does Canada have the worst dept to income ratio of 20 Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)...
Keywords: Debt and Consumer Law, All of Canada
A study on family financial health in Canada shows that personal debt is an increasing problem. The study says that in 2009 the average household debt climbed to $96,100, creating a debt to income...
Keywords: Debt and Consumer Law, Family, All of Canada
A payday loan is a short-term high-interest loan, typically marketed as easy cash to cover costs until the borrower’s next payday. Payday lenders have popped up all over Canada in the last decade....
Keywords: Debt and Consumer Law, Ontario, All of Canada
The Financial Consumer Agency's mandate is to protect and educate consumers in the area of financial services. They provide consumer information and oversee financial institutions to ensure that they...
Keywords: Debt and Consumer Law, All of Canada