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NOV 29 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AGES 9-12 TOPIC 4

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

For Parents: 9-12 Topic 4 (Exploring the Entrepreneurial Spirit)

Resources for Kids:

  1. Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club Webisode ‘Walkin’ the Dog’: View on YouTube
  2. Mr. Cory’s Cookies ‘Our Story’: View on Website
  3. Me & the Bees Lemonade ‘About Us’: View on Website

 

NOV 18 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM POST-SECONDARY TOPIC 4

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

For Parents: Post-Secondary Topic 4 (What is an Emergency Fund)

Resources for Students:

  1. Vanguard Article ‘What’s the Right Emergency Fund Amount?’: View on Website

 

NOV 5 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AGES 13-17 TOPIC 3

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

For Parents: 13-17 Topic 3 (What’s the Cost)

Resources for Students:

  1. Media Smarts Article ‘Talk to Kids about Advertising – Tip Sheet’: View on Website
  2. Biz Kids Episode ‘You are the Target!’: View on Website
  3. Becoming Minimalist Blog Article ‘ We Don’t Buy Things with Money, We Buy Them with Hours from our Life’: View on Website

 

OCT 29 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AGES 9-12 TOPIC 3

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

For Parents: 9-12 Topic 3 (What is Investing)

Resources for Children:

  1. CashVille Kidz Episode ‘Saving vs. Investing’: View on YouTube
  2. Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club Webisode ‘The Real Skinny’: View on YouTube
  3. Google Finance: View on Web

 

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

Please find the material below for the third 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 11 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM POST-SECONDARY TOPIC 2

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

For Parents: Post-Secondary Topic 2 (Tracking Your Spending)

Resources for Students:

  1. Globe and Mail Article ‘If Budget Bums You Out, Try Renaming It’: View on Web or View PDF
  2. MacLean’s Article ‘Best Budgeting Apps for University Students’: View on Web or View PDF

 

SEPT 4 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AGES 13-17 TOPIC 1

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

For Parents: 13-17 Topic 1 (All About Allowance)

Resources for Students:

1. Youth Spending Plan Worksheet: Download Excel Spreadsheet

 

AUG 30 2019 – KID’S FINANCIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AGES 9-12 TOPIC 1

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

For Parents: 9-12 Topic 1 (Back to School Budget)

Resources for Children:

  1. Practical Money Skills Canada ‘Back-to-School Budget Calculator’: View on Website
  2. Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club Webisode ‘Why Pay More?’: View on YouTube