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Indigenous Personal Financial Literacy

This workshop is open to all Indigenous students, faculty, and staff at U of T.

Personal financial education is an important aspect of life because we all use money. Financial literacy is the knowledge that enables one to make responsible decisions involving money.

This workshop will help build knowledge of financial products and how they work so that you can make sound financial decisions. It will also expose you to different forms of investment which can lead to financial independence and stability in the long run.

You will learn:

  • Basic saving principles
  • Different reasons for investing
  • Importance of having good credit
  • RSP / RRSP / RESP / RIF
  • Tax Free Savings Account (TSFA)
  • Mutual Funds / GICs / Direct Investing
  • Credit cards / Lines of Credit / Loans
  • Interest calculations

When: Tuesday, November 27 from 12 pm to 1:30 pm

Location: First Nations House Lounge, 563 Spadina Ave., 3rd Floor

Instructor: Thomas Burgos, Personal Banking Associate, TD Canada Trust
If you have any questions about this workshop, please email Chris Kim, Entrepreneurship Librarian, csy.kim@utoronto.ca

Note: This workshop is in collaboration with First Nations House. Light lunch will be provided.

Related LibGuide: Entrepreneurship Research Workshops by Carey Toane

Date:
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Time:
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Gerstein Library
Campus:
St. George (Downtown) Campus
Categories:
  Business & Entrepreneurship  

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