In the News
Jeffrey Schwartz, Executive Director of Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada, Inc., and Consolidated’s Community Outreach Team are often called upon by the media to provide commentary and act as resources on what’s happening in the Canadian economy and with consumer debt. Watch, read and listen to what they have to say:
TV News Clips
- 08/21/2014 - Infographic: Are You Feeding Your Creditors or Yourself?
If you're like many Canadians, chances are you don't fully understand your credit card terms. This infographic might help.
- 08/21/2014 - Dang! Kids are Expensive!
Parents are spending a lot of money on back-to-school shopping - but it doesn't have to be that way. Consolidated Credit offers some tips.
- 08/21/2014 - Seniors and fraud
Elderly Canadians are often the target of identity theft and credit card fraud.
- 08/20/2014 - Canadian job data re-examined
After Statistics Canada re-issued the July job report, job creation across the country rose all the way from 200 to 42,000 new jobs. Cheryl Browne, examined what this means
- 08/20/2014 - Optimism is great, but it won’t pay off your student debt
Indebted students are confident they can pay off their loans in five years or less. Executive Director Jeff Schwartz tells Global News how students can make this a reality.
- 08/20/2014 - Student line of credit vs. student loan
Going to college or university is a major milestone for many young people. But, the excitement of starting a new chapter in their lives is tempered by the fear of falling into debt.
- 08/19/2014 - Planning for College and University Debt
Jeff Schwartz tells Huffington Post readers how they can plan for university and college debt.
- 08/19/2014 - Education at a Cost
A recent report found that half of Canadian students borrow money to fund their post-secondary education. Consolidated Credit offers advice on how students can minimize their debt.
- 08/18/2014 - Albertan Prosperity Tempered by Household Debt
Executive Director Jeffrey Schwartz speaks with 630 CHED in Edmonton about Albertan families with high net worth and huge household debt.
- 08/15/2014 - Smart Students with High Hopes
Canadian post-secondary students are both optimistic and pragmatic when it comes to their prospects in the workforce. But how can students turn dreams into realities?
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