Will feds keep their promise to crack down on predatory lending?
The pandemic has clearly reinforced the inequities in our system. Time to make fair banking essential for people who need it most.
After years of fair banking campaigning, ACORN Canada secured a commitment from the Trudeau government—both in the Liberals’ election platform as well as now in the mandate letter of Minister of Finance Chrystia Freeland—to crack down on predatory lending by lowering the criminal interest rate. The Hill Times Photograph by Sam Garcia