Lawyer Mark Silverthorn, the Founder of Comprehensive Debt Solutions, has been interviewed for three separate news stories on Global National News, the most recent being February 6, 2018.

Mark Silverthorn featured on CBC Marketplace

On February 6, 2018 Mark Silverthorn was interviewed by Sean O'Shea--via Skype from his hotel room in Jamaica--for a story that aired on February 6, 2018, on  Global National News.

Mark Silverthorn was interviewed by Sean O'Shea of Global National News on February 21, 2011 about his book The Wolf At The Door:  What To Do When Collection Agencies Come Calling (2010), published by McClelland & Stewart.

Mark Silverthorn's first interview on Global National News took place on February 21, 2011.  On this date Sean O'Shea interviewed Mark Silverthorn about his book The Wolf At The Door.  During this interview Sean O'Shea referred to chapters in this book which informed readers that it is possible for consumers to negotiate lump sum settlements with creditors at substantial discounts.

On October 31, 2010 CBC News aired a story on its national news  in which it interviewed lawyer and consumer advocate Mark Silverthorn.

Interview on CBC National News

Lawyer Mark Silverthorn was interviewed at length in an episode of CBC Marketplace on March 4, 2011 titled "Debt Collector Dread" 

CBC's Marketplace aired on episode on March 4, 2011 titled "Debt Collector Dread".  This episode not only contained numerous stories of abusive and overreaching behavior by the collection industry but it was also critical of the level of enforcement by officials in the Ontario Government responsible for regulating the conduct of collection agencies. 

Featured on CBC Marketplace episode

Interviews on Global National News

Mark Silverthorn was also interviewed on Global National News in  2015.  Sean O'Shea interviewed Mark Silverthorn concerning the conduct of bill collectors in Canada and a report released in the spring of 2015 by the Ottawa-based non-profit organization, Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC).

Comprehensive Debt Solutions Founder Mark Silverthorn was also interviewed on Global News on March 30, 2015.


Comprehensive Debt Solutions' Founder Mark Silverthorn is routinely consulted by television news and public affairs programs concerning consumer debt and the conduct of collection agencies--on both national and local programs.  He has appeared on national television news programs such as Global National News and on CBC's national news.    Mark was featured prominently in a CBC Marketplace episode titled "Debt Collector Dread".


In addition to appearing on national television news and public affairs programs Mark has also appeared on numerous occasions on local, regional, and cable television programs.

Mark Silverthorn's interviews on national

television news or public affairs programs

Founder, Mark Silverthorn