Buying Goods on Credit, Credit Cards and Credit Bureaus

Many people can't pay cash for consumer goods and get a loan or use a credit card. But if they can't make their payments, they face legal problems and their credit rating is often affected. People worry if their credit card is lost or stolen. This script discusses these issues.

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produced by
The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
produced in
2015
last reviewed
January 2015 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
 

Also available in:

Chinese (simplified) (PDF)
Mandarin (audio/podcast)


resource type
basics
tags
buying consumer goods, loans, security agreement, missed payments, seize or sue, seizing property, debtor's rights & options, credit cards, lost or stolen credit card, unsolicited credit card, debit card, credit rating, personal credit report, Dial-A-Law
other formats
audio/podcast