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Published by Consumer and Corporate Affairs Canada, Corporate Services and Research Branch in Hull, Quebec .
Written in English

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Statementprepared by officials of the Federal-Provincial-Territorial Working Group on Cost of Credit Disclosure.
ContributionsFederal/Provincial/Territorial Working Group on Cost of Credit Disclosure (Canada)
LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/11769 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination24, 25 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2242168M
ISBN 100662558286
LC Control Number89114479

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