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FREE Financial Literacy Workshops for GBC Students

March 10, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Financial Literacy Workshops
Ever felt lost about how to file your personal taxes? Want to learn more about basic investing? Then come join the FREE Financial Literacy Workshops for our very own GBC students.
What is this event?
The “Help! Managing Your Money on Campus” program offered by the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE) in partnership with the National Bank of Canada is designed to help improve the financial education and capability of University and College students in Canada.
In short, we want to help you with these Financial Literacy Workshops to become smarter about money matters so you can make better decisions around things like spending, saving, budgeting, student loans and debt, credit cards and bank accounts, and more. 
When and where is the event?
Over the next few weeks, George Brown College will be offering FREE “Help! Managing My Money On Campus” workshops – each consisting of a different topic related to money! Click on the link to register for the sessions, the details are below:
  1. Wednesday March 10th, 2021 from 6 PM – 7:30 PM: Building a Healthy Financial Life (Goal setting, budgeting, saving and spending) – Register here
  2. Wednesday March 17th, 2021 from 6 PM – 7:30 PM: Understanding Personal Income Taxes (Canada’s income tax system, student tax returns and tax efficient saving and investing) – Register here.
  3. Wednesday March 24th, 2021 from 6 PM – 7:30 PM: The Basics of Investing (Compound interest, registered and non-registered, and high-level overview of investment choices) – Register here.
  4. Wednesday March 31st, 2021 from 6 PM – 7:30 PM: Intermediate Investing (In-depth discussions on types of investments and approaches for investing) – Register here.
  5. Wednesday April 7th, 2021 from 6 PM – 7:30 PM: Financial Matters Affecting International students (Canada’s Tax System and budgeting to help with financial security) – Register here

Students who attend workshops 1 to 4, will receive a certificate of completion and will be entered into a draw to win a $50 gift card (4 available). If you have any questions, please email Nikki at nmoodie1@georgebrown.ca


Toronto, ON Canada


George Brown College