Credit in a New Country: A Guide to Credit in Canada (2009)

This is another in a series of free self-help guides prepared by Consolidated Credit Counselling Services of Canada. It is aimed at newcomers to Canada, who may be dealing with systems of borrowing that are different from those in their country of origin.

The authors explain the difference between instalment loans and revolving credit and between secured and unsecured loans. They also how list the types of accounts that either are or are not typically included in a credit report.

The authors explain how to obtain credit and start building a credit history. They also discuss traps and scams to avoid and offer tips for smart credit-card use.

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2010-02-24
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Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada and Inc.. Credit in a New Country: A Guide to Credit in Canada 2009. Web. 2 Dec. 2020 <http://en.copian.ca/library/learning/cccsc/credit_new_country_en/credit_new_country_en.pdf>
Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada & Inc. (2009). Credit in a New Country: A Guide to Credit in Canada. Retrieved December 2, 2020, from http://en.copian.ca/library/learning/cccsc/credit_new_country_en/credit_new_country_en.pdf
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