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The percentage of households in Canada mired in extreme debt has almost doubled since 2000, and Canadians are pretty chill about it. On Wednesday, the Bank of Canada said that 12 per cent of Canadian...
One may truly feel for our Minister of Finance, as no one likes to talk and be ignored. Yet, this seems to be an experience Mr. Flaherty knows all too well, as the past year he has repeatedly warned Canadians about their increasing personal debt loads, only to have those warnings tuned out.