85% of Canadians feel that they are deficient in financial literacy. Many feel that this is an important subject currently not available in schools. With increasing debts and a volatile market many hesitate to do anything rather than make a mistake , and this is the mistake. Its never too late to learn the lingo of finance !! and learning the language of money and how it works is so powerful when it comes to personal finance. So here are some of my favourite sites to visit and learn .
For KIds talkwithyourkidsaboutmoney.com this one has its own day in the calendar the third wed of April to start the conversations
practicalmoneyskills.ca Peter Pigs Money counter app kids 5 to 8 free app on VISA’s financial literacy web site
Millennials halfbanked.com jessicamoorhouse.com youngandthrifty.ca
Everyone else Mymoneysmarts on the advocis.ca/finlit web site getsmarteraboutmoney.ca moneysense.ca
All these sites contain tips tricks calculators and explanations on how money works and how to get it to work for you .