David Coletto on CFRA Radio’s the Lunch Bunch

On Monday May 5, Abacus CEO David Coletto joined Rick Gibbons and Graham Richardson on 580 CFRA’s The Lunch Bunch to chat about the Ontario election. You can list here: http://proxy.autopod.ca/podcasts/chum/38/21974/LB.14.05.05.mp3

Student debt: Parents of Gen Y should stop talking and start saving

ROB CARRICK The Globe and Mail Published Monday, Apr. 28 2014, 4:36 PM EDT Give parents an A-plus for talking up the importance of a post-secondary education for their kids, and a C-minus for backing it up with financial help. There are student loans, bursaries, scholarships, tax deductions and part-time work to help students pay their

CTV News: Millennial Moms more relaxed

Abacus Data CEO David Coletto appeared on CTV News Network to discuss how Millennials are changing the nature of parenthood. Watch the clip here: http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=352239&binId=1.810401&playlistPageNum=1  

Gen Y and Millennial moms having more kids and abandoning helicopter parenting

Sarah Boesveld | April 24, 2014 | Last Updated: Apr 24 7:42 PM ET A new generation of laid-back mothers is rewriting the playbook on parenting, ditching the hands-on helicoptering of older mothers and even aspiring to have larger families than their predecessors, according to a Canadian survey published Thursday. The findings of BabyCenter’s Canadian Millennial Mom Report show

Why advertisers are getting millennial men all wrong…

Dante Atkins theguardian.com, Sunday 20 April 2014 16.00 BST Ah, millennials. In some circles, we’re known as the generation that wants a trophy just for showing up. The youngsters who expect work without reward. The narcissists who want to move back in with mom and dad because we’re just too lazy and expectant to actually find

Canadians not keen on another Afghanistan

OTTAWA – A majority of Canadians are proud of the men and women who fought in Afghanistan, but would be less likely to support another similar mission, according to an exclusive poll for Sun News. The online survey found that 83% of 1,250 respondents expressed pride for those who served, but 79% felt very little

Slow start, shaky future for millennials

Dan Horn, The Cincinnati Enquirer6:04 a.m. EDT March 16, 2014 CINCINNATI — A swipe through her phone’s personal finance app tells Jessica Sebastian all she needs to know about retirement. Seven more years to pay off $44,000 in student loans. At least a few years to get out from under $20,000 in credit card debt.

Broadbent Institute: Poll shows deep unease among Millennials and Boomers

A poll conducted by Abacus Data for the Broadbent Institute shows deep unease with economic policies tilted more to the needs of corporations than citizens. The institute asked 983 Canadians aged 20-30 who are in the job market—millennials—and 1,064 people aged 50-65—boomers—who have at least one child aged 20 or older. Download the full report

Broadbent Institute: Poll shows deep unease among Millennials and Boomers

A poll conducted by Abacus Data for the Broadbent Institute shows deep unease with economic policies tilted more to the needs of corporations than citizens. The institute asked 983 Canadians aged 20-30 who are in the job market—millennials—and 1,064 people aged 50-65—boomers—who have at least one child aged 20 or older.     Download the

Liberal support strong despite Tory attacks: Poll

BY DAVID AKIN ,NATIONAL BUREAU CHIEF OTTAWA — Despite a steady barrage of Conservative radio ads attacking Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau over the past several months, Trudeau’s party is maintaining a healthy lead in the polls over both its major rivals. The latest Abacus Data federal vote intention poll, provided exclusively to QMI Agency, shows the

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