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Subscription traps, sending money overseas — and who will make up Canada's future labour force?
The U.S. is cracking down on companies that make customers do cartwheels to cancel subscriptions — but consumer advocates says Canada is falling behind. Plus, we'll tell you whether it's actually getting cheaper to send money overseas. We also explore Canada's options for filling labour shortages, as immigration rates keep going up and birth rates continue to drop. Are temporary foreign workers the solution or do we need something more permanent?