Financial Skills for the Real World Series: Budgeting & Expense Planning


Maass Chemistry Building Room 217, 801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0B8, CA

This workshop primarily focuses on how to create and maintain a reasonable budget given your income level. It covers the main pitfalls of improper budgeting and will show you ways to stay on track. Learn how to effectively monitor and cut costs, determine your spending patterns, and automate your savings. Join us for this workshop brought to you by the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada to learn how small changes in your daily spending can lead to major savings.

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Note: This workshop is also relevant for international students & newcomers to Canada, as it covers many of the basics about the different types of bank accounts available to you.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Learn how to create a budget, save money, and identify spending patterns.
  • Identify myths about building wealth and remaining wealthy.
  • Familiarize yourself with free online resources provided by the government of Canada and others that can be used to make better financial decisions.

*Students attending the Budgeting & Expense Planning, Managing Your Debt, Credit Scores & Identity Theft, and Introduction to Investing sessions in full will receive an official FCAC workshop participation certificate.

Other workshops in the series

Budgeting & Expense Planning 

January 22
Managing Your Debt January 24
Credit Scores & Identity Theft January 29
Introduction to Investing January 31
Income Taxes February 12
Investing & Taxation February 14
Prospectus & Fund Facts February 19
Introduction to Cryptocurrencies February 21
Portfolio Balancing February 26
Advisors & Financial Planning February 28
Children & Your Money March 12
Insurance & Estate Planning March 14
Housing I March 19
Housing II March 21


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