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.
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.
- 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
|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|