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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:
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Consolidated Credit News
Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada, Inc. provides the latest financial news related to the Canadian Economy and consumer debt. Read our press releases and statements:
- 12/04/2013 - Have a taxing holiday season!
Thinking about taxes in December isn't fun, but it could help you get the most out of your 2013 return.
- 12/03/2013 - The new holiday trend: Shopping on your phone
As more Canadians holiday shop on their smart phones, Consolidated Credit warns consumers to spend responsibly.
- 11/29/2013 - Canadians: The Happiest Workers in the World
Canadian workers are among the happiest in the world, which means they are less likely to engage in retail therapy and spend frivolously.
- 11/28/2013 - Stay Out of the Red on Black Friday
With almost half of all Canadians planning to take advantage of Black Friday sales, Consolidated Credit offers useful tips to keep your budget out of the red.
- 11/27/2013 - Avoid the Financial Frost Bite
Consolidated Credit Counseling Services offers these tips to help consumers avoid the lure of holiday financing and keep their budgets merry and bright.
Consolidated Credit regularly disseminates relevant financial literacy information and trends in personal finance to the media. As a result we have been featured as subject matter experts in the areas of debt management and financial literacy.
- 09/19/2013 - Students are a credit card company’s dream come true
Credit card companies specifically market to university student because they’re a perfect target for taking on large amounts of debt, which means big profits for the creditor. Jeffrey Schwartz gives his tips for avoid the university debt trap.
- 09/11/2013 - 6 unique money-saving tips for everyone
These days everyone is trying to save money, but here are six creative ways to save money every month that you may not have ever considered. Canadian living shows you how much you could save with these 6 creative cost cutting options.
- 09/10/2013 - Keep the bank off your buns: Practice Safe Plastic
A new study finds 9 out of 10 students have plastic, but do they know how to use it responsibly? Executive Director Jeffrey Schwartz talks to the Concordian about the risks students run when they rely on credit cards to get through school.
- 08/31/2013 - Seniors face crisis as they live longer, but stay indebted
Studies show seniors are living longer than expected, while at the same time taking on debt at all-time record speeds. With longer life expectancy and more debt, how can seniors expect to get ahead? Jeffrey Schwartz of Consolidated Credit weighs in.
- 08/29/2013 - Clear your clutter, improve your finances
A cluttered life is not only physically and emotionally draining, it can also be a big drain on your finances as well. Taking steps to get organized in your financial life and reduce clutter can make it easier to avoid problems with debt.
Manager of Community and Public Relations
Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada, Inc.
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