Banks no longer banking on earning potential of medical students

Wharry, Steven
June 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/12/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 12, p1735
Academic Journal
Reports the statement of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) that it can no longer grant medical students preferred lending rates. Debt amounts incurred by Canadian medical students; Reasoning behind the CIBC's decision to stop lending at preferred rates, including the high cost of medical education relative to earning potential; Efforts of the Canadian Federation of Medical Students to find a solution.


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