Sunset On Mom & Pop Bonds

Canada’s first government bond program sold directly to consumers is ending in its 100th year. The Canada Savings Bond introduced as a patriotic loan program in 1917 is no longer worthwhile, said the Department of Finance: ‘I remember a woman who subscribed for a $1,000 bond and had it framed.’

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