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About Lesley Scorgie
Back-to-school expenses, such as books, pencils, and calculators, are a small fraction of what post-secondary education will cost. According to TD Bank, a small child today will be faced with approximately $80,000 in post-secondary education expenses in the future.
From a very early age, my parents talked to my siblings and I about money. We helped my mother count money at the grocery store, my father took us to the bank machine and we were only given allowances if we showed my parents a “budget,” which included giving, saving and spending. MORE