Author Archive for cindy

OCT 15 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM POST-SECONDARY TOPIC 3

Please find the material below for the second topic in our financial education program for post-secondary students:

For Parents: Post-Secondary Topic 3 (Small Decisions, Big Impact)

Resources for Students:

  1. University of Alberta Article ‘Decision Making & Spending’: View on Website
  2. MacLean’s Article ‘How Canadian University Students can save for a year of
    travel’: View on Website

 

OCT 7 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AGES 13-17 TOPIC 2

Please find the material below for the second topic in our financial education program for children ages 13-17:

For Parents: 13-17 Topic 2 (Savings Goals)

Resources For Students:

  1. Canadian Savings Calculator: View on Website
  2. Bank of America Article ‘Teen Guide: 5 Steps to Saving for Something You Really Want’: View on Website
  3. SwissLife Article ‘The Saving Habits of the Young’: View on Website

 

SEPT 30 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AGES 9-12 TOPIC 2

Please find the material below for the second topic in our financial education program for children ages 9-12:

For Parents: 9-12 Topic 2 (Save Money for a Rainy Day)

Resources for Children:

  1. Warren Buffet’s Secret Millionaires Club Webisode ‘Lawn & Order’: View on YouTube
  2. TheMint.org ‘5 Simple Saving Tricks’: View on Website
  3. TheMint.org ‘Cash Calculator’: View on Website

 

SEPT 16 2019 – GLOBE AND MAIL

View pdf of article: How to build a credit score that gets you a great mortgage

SEPT 10 2019 – GLOBE AND MAIL

View pdf of article: This could be the all-time most ignored piece of personal finance advice

SEPT 5 2019 – GLOBE AND MAIL

View pdf of article: A primer on the first-time home buyer credit, and some things to consider

SEPT 5 2019 – GLOBE AND MAIL

View pdf of article: A crash course in affording university and college

AUG 29 2019 – GLOBE AND MAIL

View pdf of article: Should we give up on financial literacy?

AUG 29 2019 – GLOBE AND MAIL

View pdf of article: The high cost of a post-secondary education and how students can pay for it

AUG 28 2019 – GLOBE AND MAIL

View pdf of article: Financial literacy classes welcomed in schools amid student desire for money skills