About IEF


Investor Education Fund (IEF) offers unbiased financial information and tools to help consumers make better financial decisions through GetSmarterAboutMoney.ca. IEF provides educators with free teaching and learning tools through its teacher site, InspireFinancialLearning.ca. The non-profit organization is founded and supported by the Ontario Securities Commission.

Did you know?
7 out of 10 students believe schools should provide them with financial education.
Source: IEF's 2012 Financial literacy in high school

Financial literacy in the classroom

IEF played a prominent role in Ontario’s initiative to bring financial education to the province’s junior and senior high schools. IEF also conducts research to determine Canadians’ habits and needs related to personal finance, money management and investing.