Tag Archives: Financial Literacy

Meet Lisa Wilkins, Chief Human Resources Officer at the OSC

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Subscribe to Investor News and stay informed about the latest investor initiatives, topical issues, educational resources, key dates and investor warnings and alerts. Lisa Wilkins is the Chief Human Resources Officer at the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC). The Investor Office … MORE

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Police Conference on Aging Population

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Investor Office staff attended the Toronto Police Service’s 2015 Community Police Consultative Conference on the city’s aging population. Fraud, elder abuse and financial literacy were among the topics discussed. MORE

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Grads: simple and sane ways to approach your new financial reality

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A final point on consumption and debt: after years of living like a student, you’ll be tempted to treat yourself to a higher standard of living. MORE

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Should you put your tax refund into a TFSA?

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If you’re lucky enough to have scored a tax refund, then let me be the first to congratulate you for coming to GetSmarterAboutMoney.ca and reading this article. You could just as easily have taken the money straight to the mall to pick up a great new pair of shoes or a flat-screen TV (umm…been there, done that). MORE

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Taking a Risk on Risk

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As this blog is coming together, Investor Education Fund is in the midst of a major campaign to educate Canadians about investing and risk-taking, and it’s already getting positive attention. We’re encouraged by the “echo” to our efforts because The Canadian Money State of Mind Risk Survey 2014 represents a new approach to promoting financial literacy. MORE

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