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Start with a Budget

It’s Week 1 of Financial Literacy Month and this week’s theme is Start with a budget. A budget is the foundation of financial well-being. It’s a simple but highly effective way to make sure you live within your means, and it allows you to take charge of your finances. Here are two infographics you can… Read more

Manage Money for Student Life – FLM Week 3

November is Financial Literacy Month. This week’s theme is Manage money for student life. The key message is that managing your money carefully and living within your means will allow you to avoid costly mistakes while you are a student and prepare you for life after school. Tips for students include budgeting for student life… Read more

Financial Literacy Month 2017

November is Financial Literacy Month! The purpose it to strengthen the financial literacy of Canadians and empower them to: Manage money and debt wisely Save to the future Understand their financial rights and responsibilities Every week has a theme, and the first week’s theme is Achieve Financial Well being. Key messages for this week are:… Read more