How does personal bankruptcy affect retirement plans? - ARCHIVED

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Over the last two decades, the bankruptcy rate in Canada has been trending upwards, regardless of changing economic conditions; the age of people filing for bankruptcy has also been rising. Using the 2007 General Social Survey, this article identifies pre-retirees aged 45 to 64 who have experienced a bankruptcy and examines how they are preparing for retirement.

Issue Number: 2011001
Author(s): Crompton, Susan

Main Product: Canadian Social Trends

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