Register for a FREE Financial Literacy Class below.
Debt can follow you everywhere. From home to work to school and on vacation too. Our free Financial Fitness Classes give you the tools to get out of debt, become financially stable and live a more stress-free life.
If you're looking to enhance your financial literacy, join us on the second Wednesday of the month from 6:30 - 7:30 pm for a free presentation on budgeting, debt, enriching your kids, retirement and more. We have seven locations throughout Alberta, however space is limited so please arrive early and eager to learn.
January 10, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Many Canadians carry personal debt without fully understanding the true costs or how to repay it quickly. Tackle Debt details the credit system and the most effective ways to become debt free.
February 14, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 pm
While retirement is a long-term goal, saving for it today means more time for interest to work in your favour. R & R in Retirement discusses how to include retirement savings in the budget as well as how various retirement tools can work for you.
March 14, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Have you ever been a victim of fraud? If not, you probably know someone who has. Fraud Detection & Prevention provides information on what fraud is, some of the common types of fraud and how to protect yourself.
April 11, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Accessing credit can be simple, but understanding the credit rating system is more complex. Credit Rating IQ runs through how credit use is reported in Canada all in plain language.
May 9, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 pm
The only certainty in life is uncertainty. Being without work can feel scary and stressful. However, having a financial plan in place before and after unemployment can help minimize the impact.
This course provides financial tips and resources for dealing with unemployment. Topics include: applying for employment insurance, budgeting, managing debt on a reduced income and dealing with creditors. Learn the tips and strategies needed to financially survive a lay off and move forward.
June 13, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 pm
When approaching retirement, one has a better sense of where they are at financially and where they want to be. Financial Planning Closer to Retirement provides you with the tools, tips and resources needed to help you plan for your retirement, no matter how close.
September 12, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Advancement in technology has offered us a lot of conveniences, like shopping online. Shopping online can be a good way to quickly compare prices and get good deals, all from the comfort of home. There are advantages and disadvantages to shopping online. This course will provide you with information on what to consider when shopping online from reviewing seller ratings, using online tools to shop wisely, minimizing fraudulent activity and more.