Month: June 2014

Demand for credit increases in Western Canada

Credit reporting service Equifax Canada says demand for credit has increased for four quarters in a row in Western Canada, while demand in Eastern Canada continues to slow.  Overall consumer debt (including mortgages) has risen slightly year over year from $1.4-trillion to $1.42-trillion. Consumer demand for credit remains brisk over the last quarter rising 2.7%…

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