Free Online Webinars

Become financially literate from the comfort of your own home

Money Mentors is committed to offering participants with multiple options for accessing our financial education courses. In addition to our online courses and financial fitness classes, we also offer webinars. We feel it is important that individuals learn to access financial education in a way that works with their learning style and schedule.

Our live one-hour financial literacy webinars offer users the option of learning the information from home, while still having the ability to ask the presenter questions at the end of the webinar. Users have flexibility in attending a webinar that meets their interests and fits with their schedule.

November 2018 Schedule

Tackle Debt

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Thursday, November 8, 2018    

1:00 - 2:00pm MST

Take the stress out of debt by learning all the options available to pay it down efficiently. In Tackle Debt, we’ll explore the true cost of debt and how it works, including ways to find money within your spending plan to put towards becoming debt free.

We will also discuss how to work with your creditors as well as provide you with some legislated options if it is more than you can handle on your own.

Tackle your debt today to turn your payments into saving for your future financial goals.

R & R in Retirement

R & R in Retirement

Thursday, November 15, 2018

12:00 - 1:00pm MST

Should you be thinking about retirement now? Whether you're almost there, in the prime of your career or just started working, the answer is “yes.” With fewer than half of Canadians fully prepared for retirement, the more you plan for your future, the more you'll enjoy the fruits of your labour.

R & R in Retirement teaches you how an effective savings strategy allows your money to work hard so you won't need to later. You’ll figure out how much money you'll need and the best options to get there. Discover the pros and cons of RRSPs, the importance of paying off your residence and minimizing debt. Plus you can find out how pension plans work and what to expect from government programs. Whether you're 20 or 60, this session will result in a richer, more relaxing retirement.

Credit Rating IQ

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Monday, November 19, 2018    

7:00 - 8:00pm MST

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. You'll learn how the credit rating system works, how to read your credit report and find out what creditors are looking for.

The Sandwich Generation

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

1:00 - 2:00pm MST

Who is the sandwich generation? These are individuals who are taking care of their ageing parents while also supporting their children. Being "sandwiched" in the middle, they face pressures unique from other generations before them. Whether you are the older parent, the child or the one sandwiched in the middle, this course can help provide some insight on dealing with the financial issues surrounding this generation.

In this course, we discuss how the sandwich generation came to be, how to talk to ageing parents and your children about money and set expectations. We also discuss budgeting strategies for the sandwich generation and common mistakes to avoid with your retirement.

December 2018 Schedule

Break the Cycle: Spend Less & Save More

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018    

12:00 - 1:00pm MST

Spending money is something we all do, but did you know that by making a few changes to your spending habits, you can find money to save for your goals?

In this webinar session, learn the top five financial goals needed in every plan, discover ten habits to help you save and explore places within your spending plan to decrease expenses to maximize those savings.

We’ll also provide options for where you can save your money — from RRSPs to TFSAs — as well as additional resources to increase your financial knowledge to get the most out of your money.

Enrich Your Kids

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

7:00 - 8:00pm MST

As a parent, you want to make sure your children learn the importance of money as early in life as possible. Being “good with money” is a skill that will enhance every area of their financial future. This webinar will help you discover how you can teach your children about spending & saving in a fun way, and set them up for financial success.

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