As a post-secondary student, you need to balance more than just classes, homework and social activities. You also need to balance your budget. Complete this online, customized, five-module financial literacy course and learn the skills you need to manage your finances effectively.

Financial literacy course 

Set yourself up for success by learning the basics of personal finance. Developed by members of the Department of Accounting and Finance, this self-study course consists of five modules, with each taking approximately one hour to complete. The modules can be completed in any order, except that Module 1 should be completed before Module 4.

  1. Canadian Income Tax Basics
  2. Personal Budgeting Basics
  3. Investments
  4. RRSPs, TFSAs and Other Registered Savings Plans
  5. Debt and Credit Basics

Beyond the basics

If you'd like to learn even more about financial literacy, the Government of Canada has developed an in-depth online course.

Government of Canada // YOUR Financial ToolKit

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Find more information about a range of financial topics, including budgeting, bursaries, scholarships, student loans, tuition and fees.