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Monthly newsletter—June 2023

Did you know that June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day?

We all have a role to play - External link. in preventing elder abuse, as highlighted by the United Nations.

But in order to prevent violations of older people's rights, we need to be able to recognize the signs of mistreatment - External link..

Quebec is a leader in the protection of older people's rights, having enacted the Act to combat maltreatment of seniors and other persons of full age in vulnerable situations last year.

On the topic of kindness in action, did you know that Lions Clubs International celebrated its 106th anniversary - External link. on June 7? The charitable organization was first established in 1917 and now has 50,000 clubs.

Until next time!

The 10 biggest risks and threats for businesses in 2023

Risks and threats can be forerunners to crisis situations for companies and organizations. An informal survey of CEOs, advertising, and other executives and experts yielded what they thought are the most significant dangers businesses will face this year.

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Bank of Canada says mortgage payments could spike as much as 40%

The Bank of Canada estimates that mortgage borrowers who renew their loans over the next few years will see a spike of 20% to 40% in their monthly payments.

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Rental housing construction in Quebec will decrease 40% in 2023: report

Construction of rental housing in Quebec is forecasted to fall by 40% in 2023, according to a report from the provincial homebuilder's association (APCHQ).

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