Financial Literacy Week 2: Set financial goals

Financial Literacy, General
Do you have trouble paying off debts or struggle to afford small purchases? Is there something specific you’d like to buy, but you don’t know how you can afford it? Do you want to start saving for something big, but you don’t know where to start? Setting financial goals and developing a plan to achieve…
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Financial Literacy Week 1: Start a budget

Financial Literacy, General
For many people, budgeting can conjure up images of sacrifice and penny-pinching, but in reality, budgeting is simply creating a plan for your money. A budget can help you establish spending limits, reduce your expenses, pay off debt, and even have a little money left over for the important things in life. Budgeting can also…
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Financial Literacy Month is here!

Financial Literacy, General
November isn’t just about falling leaves and cooler temperatures…it’s also Financial Literacy Month! What is Financial Literacy Month?  In 2012, the Parliament of Canada proclaimed each November as Financial Literacy Month to help raise awareness about the importance of financial literacy and to strengthen the financial well-being of all Canadians. This year, the national theme…
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Tips to Make School Lunches Affordable

Making healthy lunches for your kids that are also affordable can be challenging. Healthy ingredients tend to cost a lot more, and the cheaper options usually lack the proper nutrients growing kids need. And we all know fresh foods and ingredients go a long way when it comes to helping your child do well in school. So…how…
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