“Programs on the basics of personal finance are crucial to the success of young people.”
Sue Watts, youth counsellor
Looking for more information about financial literacy?
In this section, you will find an extensive range of FREE online resources to support your financial literacy program. If you know of any great resources, please send it to email@example.com.
Please note: The resources in this section are provided for information purposes only, and SEDI and the CCFL do not endorse the external resources listed here. Reasonable efforts are made by SEDI and the CCFL to ensure these external resources are accurate but SEDI and the CCFL are not liable for the content of these resources or any damages resulting from their use.
Income and Taxes
Canada Benefits Program www.canadabenefits.gc.ca
Canada Revenue Agency www.cra-arc.gc.ca
Canadian Bankers Association www.yourmoney.cba.ca
Investors Education Fund www.getsmarteraboutmoney.ca
Banking and Financial Services Resources
Ottawa Community Loan Fund http://oclf.org/atm/docs/Summit%20Guide.pdf Savings
Canadian Foundation for Economic Education www.cfee.org
Service Canada www.servicecanada.gc.ca
PLAN - RDSP http://rdsp.com
Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca
Financial Consumer Agency of Canada www.fcac-acfc.gc.ca
Equifax credit report request form http://www.equifax.com/ecm/canada/EFXCreditReportRequestForm.pdf
Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy Dealing with Debt: A Consumer’s Guide: www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/bsf-osb.nsf/eng/br01861.html
The Wise Consumer
Canada Office of Consumer Affairs www.consumer.ic.gc.ca
Financial Literacy for Newcomers to Canada
This presentation is part of the Financial Literacy for Newcomers project funded by CIC. Watch this video to find out lessons learned, promising practices and resources for newcomers around financial literacy in Canada.