Oct 2021, An Indigenous woman in Winnipeg, looking into switching her bank account to new bank, was forced to leave the branch…3 times! This experience might not be so unusual. See media links below to this story, a related 2020 story from Vancouver, and a report studying bank exclusion. CBC, Oct 2021: BMO apologizes after […]
Financial diaries research project in London, U.K., finds an important connection between finances and mental health. Click this link. Website link
This report, by Dr. Jennifer Robson and Robin Shaban, finds that research participants receiving social assistance in B.C. are effective budgeters but that welfare programing constrains participant financial agency. The report is linked here.