Financial Literacy in Canada


I decided yesterday that “financial literacy” was a term of art that I did not fully understand, so I set out to find out what others think it means.  The array is quite instructive.  The lack of literacy is not for want of passing legislation and talking about it. Wikipedia offers this and it is […]

Registered Education Savings Plan


Have you ever been late; late for work, late for practice, late for play. You feel left behind when your the last one, embarrassed and upset to say the least.   Are you the last one to come in and the first to leave things unfinished and undone. You are not the only one many people […]

You and Your Money


Canadian financial authors, writers, bloggers, advisors and professionals have all gathered to give you the information, news and articles you want, warrant and deserve. The premise is news, reviews and interviews with the hottest topics, people and concerns at the top of the list. Financial Literacy is a very large area and there are more […]

Canadian Financial Literacy – How you doin’ and How can you help?


Canadian Financial Literacy is now more important than ever before.  Children and young adults know less about money today than 20 years ago, just ask any parent. Children, teenagers and youngsters are a big consumer market and advertisers cut to the chase by targeting the young hearts and minds to sell the product and service. […]

MONEY its all about “You and Your Money”


Canadian Financial Literacy: the answer to many questions on money and personal finance posed by many different people,  age groups and ethnicity’s at all stages of life. When it comes to money most people don’t know where to begin.  Money Canada Limited is set to embark on an odyssey of learning about money and finance. […]

Task Force sets out first-ever national strategy to improve Canadian’s financial literacy


Final report outlines concrete, practical and affordable action plan   Ottawa, February 9, 2011 Canada’s Task Force on Financial Literacy today made public its report to the federal Minister of Finance, recommending urgent action on a national strategy to strengthen Canadians’ financial literacy. “Financial literacy is critical to the prosperity of Canadians and the nation,” […]