While aging baby boomers aspire to a placid retirement, this dream is being threatened by a growing problem: senior debt. An August 2013 article in Financial Post says, for example, “A report provided [by] ratings agency Equifax Canada shows average debt for consumers aged 65 and over climbed 6.5 per cent over the past year, the biggest year-over-year increase in the period for any age group.” Apparently Canadians 65 and older account for eight...