Household debt soars

Rising debt levels are putting Canadian households under growing financial strain while job losses mount, incomes stagnate and personal wealth declines.The Bank of Canada's bi-annual Financial System Review, released on June 15, said that households are increasingly vulnerable to “adverse…

The War comes Home

The foreign war of occupation in Afghanistan is coming home with a stunningly high incidence of spousal abuse, suicide attempts, assaults in bars and drunk driving by Canadian soldiers who survive one or more tours of duty.From privates to warrant…