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Chasing the Student Debtor

October-10-2014

Lawyer Matt Rossetti, Jason Wadden
Area Litigation

Summary

With rising tuition costs, an increasing number of private education institutes, and a greater number of Canadians studying abroad, students are graduating with debt loads at levels never seen before.  At the same time, students are facing an increasingly difficult jobs market, where finding stable and viable long-term employment is becoming more challenging.  The result is an environment where more graduates may look to bankruptcy as the best alternative for getting their financial affairs in order.

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