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SPENT: Dealing with Debt

School has always been regarded as the door to opportunity, but with many young Canadians graduating with crippling debt, is it actually setting us back rather than moving us forward?

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In the final episode of SPENT, Koroush Houshmand meets a young law student who has graduated with copious amounts of debt and simply wants to find a job that will pay for basic adult necessities – like not living with her parents. Speaking with economists and financial advisors, we explore how student debt is changing the financial realities of our generation and the hopeful approaches people are taking to remedy them.