TORONTO, March 26 /CNW/ - Government and Consumer Services Minister Ted
McMeekin will meet with students at George Brown College to launch Consumer
Awareness Week (March 28 - April 4), and announce a campaign to help educate
and protect young consumers against debt dependency and bad financial
The minister will be joined by Samantha Decouto, a young consumer who
rebounded from a massive credit card debt, along with Laurie Campbell,
Executive Director of Credit Canada, and Maureen Loweth, Dean of the Faculty
of Business at George Brown College.
Date: Friday, March 28, 2008
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: George Brown College
200 King Street East, Toronto
Disponible en français
For further information:
For further information: Greg Dennis, Minister's Office, (416) 327-3072;
Ciaran Ganley, Communications Branch, (416) 325-8659