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
- 11/20/2014 - Win a $100 gift card to Shoppers Drug Mart!
We are starting the third and final round of give-aways in our #100Days100Ways! This is your last chance to share your Holidays savings tips and win. We're giving away a $100 gift card to Shoppers Drug Mart!
- 11/20/2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Throw Me a Lifesaver!
There are many demands on household budgets, and it can be easy to feel like you're starting to sink. You're not alone -- even Canada's top financial bloggers have struggled with debt before they got on their financial feet.
- 11/13/2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Surplus in Parliament, Surplus at Home?
With Ottawa announcing an upcoming budgetary surplus, Consolidated Credit suggests that Canadian families try to follow suit.
- 11/07/2014 - Win a $100 Gift Card to Loblaws!
We recently gave out the first of three give-aways in our #100Days100Ways contest to Daniel Workman of Toronto. There is still an opportunity to win more gift cards by sharing your Holiday savings tips on Twitter!
- 11/06/2014 - Get Ready to Save on Cyber Monday
Cyber Monday has become one of the biggest shopping days of the year and Canadians can expect huge savings for their Holiday shopping lists. But if you're not careful, spending can get out of hand. Here are some tips to keep things under control.
- 11/06/2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Doubling-Down with Online Gambling
The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Commission is rolling out their online gambling service, allowing Ontarians to gambling from the comfort of their own home. But will the easy access lead to financial ruin?
- 11/06/2014 - Infographic: What's Your Lifesaver Moment?
November is Financial Literacy Month and Consolidated Credit is running a campaign to find out about your "lifesaver moment" -- when you realized you weren't doomed to drown in debt. Check out our infographic for more information.
- 10/23/2014 - Win a $100 Walmart gift card!
There's one week left in the first round of our #100Days100Ways Holiday savings contest, and we're announcing the prize -- a $100 Walmart gift card!
- 10/23/2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Scary Spending
The vast majority of Canadians feel that Halloween has gotten more and more expensive over the years, but that won't stop them from celebrating. Consolidated Credit has some advice on how you can minimize the costs and maximize the fun!
- 10/20/2014 - A future with no money
Nearly one-quarter of Canadians believe we will have a cash-free system within ten years, and many more are currently taking advantage of modern digital payment technologies. What affect will this have on the budgets of average Canadians?
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