Description: Did you know that November is Financial Literacy Month in Canada? This year marks the tenth anniversary. The Financial and Consumer Agency of Canada is co-sponsoring a November 19 event with the Canadian Bankers’ Association called It’s your money – Make it count!. The event is targeted towards students, so check it out at https://live.webcastcanada.ca/webcast/registration/be14267d-a885-418c-8645-128eb3be7dd6. This has been a stressful year on the finances of many Canadians, so the advice on managing personal cash flow is timely.
Date: November 6, 2020
1) Did you know there was even such a thing as Financial Literacy Month? How is your own financial literacy?
2) What section of the newsletter did you find the most interesting? Why?
3) Early on (page 1-2) in Wiley’s Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision-Making we learn about a number of Canadian accountants with careers in diverse areas. Have you ever thought about a career in promoting financial literacy?