Henry Annan, a final year medical student at Dalhousie University, talks with Leah Aulenbach, financial consultant with MD Management Ltd. about the impact of rising interest rates and when you need to start paying back your debt.
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“David,” 24, is borrowing a lot of money for medical school. But a solid plan provides peace of mind.
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