The word has a clinical definition, but inspires an emotional reaction. And here's the thing: Reacting can make it worse. So you need to stay calm.
There are troubling signs in the global economy, and Canadians are carrying a ton of household debt. And that's not a good mix. But what has to happen to push us over the edge and into a recession? And how should you be preparing in case it does?
GUEST: Daniel Tencer, business editor, HuffPost Canada