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Calculate your net worth

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Net worth calculator  

Use the calculator to calculate personal or household net worth

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

Net worth calculator 

Use the calculator to calculate personal or household net worth

Theme(s): Money basics...

Parents  

   

Parent resources from the Ministry of Education  

| Parents  

Parent resources from the Ministry of Education  

Helpful tips, exercises and activities for parents.

Theme(s): Setting a good example

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Parent resources from the Ministry of Education 

Helpful tips, exercises and activities for parents.

Theme(s): Setting a good example

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Get it on credit  

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Funny Money - Get it on credit  

What it costs when you make purchases using credit

Theme(s): Spending

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Get it on credit 

What it costs when you make purchases using credit

Theme(s): Spending

Parents  

   

 

Tips for teaching financial literacy at home

| Parents  

Raising financially literate children  

Tips for teaching financial literacy at home

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Raising financially literate children 

Tips for teaching financial literacy at home

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

 
 
 
 

 

Calculate how long it would take to pay off debt

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Student debt calculator  

Calculate how long it would take to pay off debt

Theme(s): Planning & tracking...

 
 
 
 

Student debt calculator 

Calculate how long it would take to pay off debt

Theme(s): Planning & tracking...

Parents  

   

 

The importance of having “the [money] talk”

| Parents  

Are you doing it regularly?  

The importance of having “the [money] talk”

Theme(s): Money basics

Parents  

Are you doing it regularly? 

The importance of having “the [money] talk”

Theme(s): Money basics

Parents  

 

Money lessons to teach your kids from childhood to adulthood

| Parents  

The birds and the bills: having the money talk with your kids  

Money lessons to teach your kids from childhood to adulthood

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

The birds and the bills: having the money talk with your kids 

Money lessons to teach your kids from childhood to adulthood

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

 

10 ways to make sure your kids learn about money and that the lesson sticks

| Parents  

Kids and money: Making sure the message hits home  

10 ways to make sure your kids learn about money and that the lesson sticks

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Kids and money: Making sure the message hits home 

10 ways to make sure your kids learn about money and that the lesson sticks

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Leading by example to raise money-smart kids

| Parents  

Are you a good financial role model?  

Leading by example to raise money-smart kids

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Are you a good financial role model? 

Leading by example to raise money-smart kids

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

 
 
 
 

 

Teach kids to spend less than they have

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Teaching kids to save with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick  

Teach kids to spend less than they have

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

Teaching kids to save with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick 

Teach kids to spend less than they have

Theme(s): Saving

Parents  

   

 

Tips for turning game night into a money lesson

| Parents  

Board game night  

Tips for turning game night into a money lesson

Theme(s): Earning...

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Board game night 

Tips for turning game night into a money lesson

Theme(s): Earning...

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Introducing investing in the early years

| Parents  

Giving kids a gift of stocks  

Introducing investing in the early years

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Giving kids a gift of stocks 

Introducing investing in the early years

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Your pay and benefits checklist

| Parents  

New job: Your pay and benefits checklist  

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

New job: Your pay and benefits checklist 

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

Teaching kids about credit history

| Parents  

Teaching kids about credit history and good debt vs. bad debt  

Teaching kids about credit history

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

Teaching kids about credit history and good debt vs. bad debt 

Teaching kids about credit history

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

   

 

Clearing the air on credit cards

| Parents  

Teaching kids about credit and credit cards  

Clearing the air on credit cards

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

Teaching kids about credit and credit cards 

Clearing the air on credit cards

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

   

 

Teaching children to care

| Parents  

Teaching children to care  

Teaching kids about charitable donations

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Teaching children to care 

Teaching kids about charitable donations

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

The case for babysitting

| Parents  

Quick cash: The case for babysitting  

Grade(s): 8, 9, 10...

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

Quick cash: The case for babysitting 

Grade(s): 8, 9, 10...

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

   

 

The benefits of giving allowance

| Parents  

My son’s first allowance  

The benefits of giving allowance

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

My son’s first allowance 

The benefits of giving allowance

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Give them opportunities to goof it up

| Parents  

Kids and money  

Give them opportunities to goof it up

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 8, 9, 10...

Parents  

Kids and money 

Give them opportunities to goof it up

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 8, 9, 10...

Parents  

   

 

Investing and kids

| Parents  

Investing and kids  

Get them while they’re young

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

Investing and kids 

Get them while they’re young

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

   

 

Kids and giving

| Parents  

Kids and giving  

Teaching kids about charitable giving

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Kids and giving 

Teaching kids about charitable giving

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Thought-starters when starting your portfolio

| Parents  

Hit-the-ground-running portfolio for 20-somethings  

Thought-starters when starting your portfolio

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

Hit-the-ground-running portfolio for 20-somethings 

Thought-starters when starting your portfolio

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

Trimming on travel costs

| Parents  

Getting thrifty with travel  

Trimming on travel costs

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

Getting thrifty with travel 

Trimming on travel costs

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

Tips for helping your child become a saver

| Parents  

Encouraging kids to save  

Tips for helping your child become a saver

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Saving

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Encouraging kids to save 

Tips for helping your child become a saver

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Saving

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

10 tips for tackling debt

| Parents  

10 ways to avoid drowning in debt  

10 tips for tackling debt

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

10 ways to avoid drowning in debt 

10 tips for tackling debt

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

Creating a culture of saving at home

| Parents  

10 tips for saving with the family  

Creating a culture of saving at home

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Saving

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

Parents  

10 tips for saving with the family 

Creating a culture of saving at home

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Saving

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

Parents  

   

 

Money fundamentals for your undergrad

| Parents  

5 money lessons every university student should learn  

Money fundamentals for your undergrad

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

5 money lessons every university student should learn 

Money fundamentals for your undergrad

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

10 tips for 10 bad money habits

| Parents  

Dealing with your teen’s bad money habits  

10 tips for 10 bad money habits

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

Dealing with your teen’s bad money habits 

10 tips for 10 bad money habits

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

   

 

Quick facts on tax

| Parents  

What tax deductions will I see on my pay stub?  

Quick facts on tax

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

What tax deductions will I see on my pay stub? 

Quick facts on tax

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 13, 14, 15...

Parents  

   

 

Tips for handling your child’s inheritance

| Parents  

What to do if your child receives an inheritance  

Tips for handling your child’s inheritance

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

What to do if your child receives an inheritance 

Tips for handling your child’s inheritance

Theme(s): Investing

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

5 steps to open a bank account

| Parents  

How to open a bank account  

5 steps to open a bank account

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

How to open a bank account 

5 steps to open a bank account

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

A case study in leaving the nest

| Parents  

Stay at home, rent or buy? Kit’s story  

A case study in leaving the nest

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

Stay at home, rent or buy? Kit’s story 

A case study in leaving the nest

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

Help your child get smarter about smart phones

| Parents  

First cell phone  

Help your child get smarter about smart phones

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

Parents  

First cell phone 

Help your child get smarter about smart phones

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

Parents  

   

 

5 ways to help your child begin their career on the right foot

| Parents  

When and how to “cut the kids off”  

5 ways to help your child begin their career on the right foot

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

When and how to “cut the kids off” 

5 ways to help your child begin their career on the right foot

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

Making sure your good will is in good hands

| Parents  

Avoiding charity scams  

Making sure your good will is in good hands

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

Avoiding charity scams 

Making sure your good will is in good hands

Theme(s): Helping others

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

Money skills for chills and thrills

| Parents  

Recreational spending  

Money skills for chills and thrills

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Recreational spending 

Money skills for chills and thrills

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

How to help them get on track with tax

| Parents  

Tips for passing the tax baton  

How to help them get on track with tax

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

Tips for passing the tax baton 

How to help them get on track with tax

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

   

 

How to help your child differentiate between needs and wants

| Parents  

The wish list  

How to help your child differentiate between needs and wants

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

The wish list 

How to help your child differentiate between needs and wants

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Sparking an interest in investing: When cool companies go public

| Parents  

When cool companies go public  

Sparking an interest in investing

Theme(s): Investing...

Age(s): 14, 15, 16...

Parents  

When cool companies go public 

Sparking an interest in investing

Theme(s): Investing...

Age(s): 14, 15, 16...

Parents  

   

 

Delayed gratification: The marshmallow test

| Parents  

Delayed gratification  

The marshmallow test

Theme(s): Saving

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Delayed gratification 

The marshmallow test

Theme(s): Saving

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

 
 
 
 

   

 

Use this spreadsheet to set your financial goals

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Financial goals worksheet  

Use this spreadsheet to set your financial goals

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

Financial goals worksheet 

Use this spreadsheet to set your financial goals

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

   

Financial Literacy Youth Summit 2013  

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Financial Literacy Youth Summit 2013  

To kickoff Financial Literacy Month, IEF welcomed 500 students from across Toronto to the second annual Financial Literacy Youth Summit (FLYS 2013)

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

Financial Literacy Youth Summit 2013 

To kickoff Financial Literacy Month, IEF welcomed 500 students from across Toronto to the second annual Financial Literacy Youth Summit (FLYS 2013)

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

   

 

Find out how your investment will grow over time with compound interest

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Compound interest calculator  

Find out how your investment will grow over time with compound interest

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

Compound interest calculator 

Find out how your investment will grow over time with compound interest

Theme(s): Earning...

Parents  

   

 

Save money making treats at home

| Parents  

Homemade hacks  

Save money making treats at home

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Homemade hacks 

Save money making treats at home

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Kid and teen-ready tips for tracking cash

| Parents  

Where did all my money go?  

Kid- and teen-ready tips for tracking cash

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Where did all my money go? 

Kid- and teen-ready tips for tracking cash

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

Teaching tips for the budding business whiz

| Parents  

Lemonade stand  

Teaching tips for the budding business whiz

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Lemonade stand 

Teaching tips for the budding business whiz

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

How to teach money lessons at the grocery store

| Parents  

The shopping list  

How to teach money lessons at the grocery store

Theme(s): Spending

Parents  

The shopping list 

How to teach money lessons at the grocery store

Theme(s): Spending

Parents  

   

 

Tips for keeping your family’s online shopping secure

| Parents  

Virtual spending is real  

Tips for keeping your family’s online shopping secure

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Virtual spending is real 

Tips for keeping your family’s online shopping secure

Theme(s): Spending

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

   

 

How to help your child learn while they earn

| Parents  

Kids and jobs  

How to help your child learn while they earn

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

Parents  

Kids and jobs 

How to help your child learn while they earn

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

 
 
 
 

 

Get a historical overview of economic factors and their impact

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Interactive investing chart  

Get a historical overview of economic factors and their impact

Theme(s): Investing

 
 
 
 

Interactive investing chart 

Get a historical overview of economic factors and their impact

Theme(s): Investing

Parents  

 

Activities and games for kids from pre-school to university

| Parents  

Household money activities for kids  

Activities and games for kids from pre-school to university

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Parents  

Household money activities for kids 

Activities and games for kids from pre-school to university

Theme(s): Money basics

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

 
 
 
 

 

See what it costs to attend the post-secondary institution of your choice

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University cost calculator  

See what it costs to attend the post-secondary institution of your choice

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

University cost calculator 

See what it costs to attend the post-secondary institution of your choice

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

Parents  

 

If your child is struggling, help develop their financial skills

| Parents  

When your kid can’t get a job  

If your child is struggling, help develop their financial skills

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

Parents  

When your kid can’t get a job 

If your child is struggling, help develop their financial skills

Theme(s): Earning

Age(s): 18, 19, 20...

 
 
 
 

 

Play the game and test your personal finance knowledge

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Cranial Cash Clash  

Play the game and test your personal finance knowledge

Theme(s): Investing...

 
 
 
 

Cranial Cash Clash 

Play the game and test your personal finance knowledge

Theme(s): Investing...

 
 
 
 

 

Play the game to see the consequences of good and bad financial decisions

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Dollar Decisions  

Play the game to see the consequences of good and bad financial decisions

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

Dollar Decisions 

Play the game to see the consequences of good and bad financial decisions

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

 

Learn how to maintain a good credit rating

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Credit IQ Quiz  

Learn how to maintain a good credit rating

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

Credit IQ Quiz 

Learn how to maintain a good credit rating

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

 

See how money has evolved over time

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History of Money Timeline  

See how money has evolved over time

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

History of Money Timeline 

See how money has evolved over time

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

 

Pros and cons of having a bank account

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Do kids need a bank account? with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick  

Pros and cons of having a bank account

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

Do kids need a bank account? with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick 

Pros and cons of having a bank account

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

 

Check your knowledge of debit and credit

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The Credit or Debit Quiz  

Check your knowledge of debit and credit

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

The Credit or Debit Quiz 

Check your knowledge of debit and credit

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

 

Find out if you're a risk taker

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Rate my Risk Quiz  

Find out if you're a risk taker

Theme(s): Investing...

 
 
 
 

Rate my Risk Quiz 

Find out if you're a risk taker

Theme(s): Investing...

 
 
 
 

 

Match the country with the currency

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The currency match quiz  

Match the country with the currency

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

The currency match quiz 

Match the country with the currency

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

 

An interactive money mentoring program from CSA

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Make it count  

An interactive money mentoring program from CSA

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Money basics...

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

 
 
 

Make it count 

An interactive money mentoring program from CSA

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Money basics...

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

 
 
 
 

Graduating with honours. And debt  

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Graduating with honours. And debt  

Minds on -- Graduating with honors

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

Graduating with honours. And debt 

Minds on -- Graduating with honors

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

 

Why is it important to save for an emergency?

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Funny Money - Saving for an emergency  

Why is it important to save for an emergency?

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Saving for an emergency 

Why is it important to save for an emergency?

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

 

See how little costs can add up

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Funny Money - Tracking your spending: track-o-matic  

See how little costs can add up

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Tracking your spending: track-o-matic 

See how little costs can add up

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

 

Consider making purchases that increase in value

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Funny Money - Building long-term wealth  

Consider making purchases that increase in value

Theme(s): Investing

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Building long-term wealth 

Consider making purchases that increase in value

Theme(s): Investing