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
- 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?
- 10/17/2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: We Deserve Credit!
Despite constant concerns about household debt from the Bank of Canada, a new study shows that Canadians are taking big steps toward paying down their mortgages, at record rates.
- 10/15/2014 - Save for the Holidays and win!
Consolidated Credit will give away three $100 gift cards to a Canadian retailer to help with your Holiday shopping list! Share your Holiday spending tip with us. On October 30th, November 20th, and December 18th, we’ll select the best tip, as judged by
- 10/15/2014 - All the retirement eggs in one basket
Retirement is a chance to kick back and enjoy the fruits of a long life of labour. But a recent report shows that Canadians might not be taking the best route to retirement. Here are some tips on how to make sure your retirement is debt-free.
- 10/14/2014 - Getting on your financial feet in a new country
A recent report shows that more than half of the people living in Toronto were born outside of Canada. The numbers aren't far off, across the rest of the country. Consolidated Credit has some advice to welcome our new Canadians into the world of finance
- 10/14/2014 - Infographic: Take the plunge
It can be hard to deal with debt on your own, and it can also be hard to talk about your financial issues with someone else. But -- professional help could be exactly what you need. Here's a breakdown of how we can help.
- 10/14/2014 - Creepy costs of Halloweens past
Halloween costs Canadians hundreds of dollars per family in costumes and candy every year. Consolidated Credit has put together a ghastly list of tips to help make Halloween 2014 less financially horrific than years past.
- 10/13/2014 - Good news on the job front!
The most recent Labour Force Survey showed a strong month in the job market for Canadians. Consolidated Credit has some tips on how newly hired Canadians can keep the momentum rolling.
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