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FREE Financial Fitness Classes in Alberta

May 14, 2014

Get your finances in shape by improving your financial literacy!  Classes range in topics from personal finance, consumer debt, credit help, how to budget and money management.

Break the Cycle:  Spend Less and Save More

May 14, 2014
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Free Attendance

Calgary:  Glenmore Inn, Deerfoot Room, 2720 Glenmore Trail S.E.
Edmonton:  Sandman Inn West Edmonton Studio 2, 17635 Stony Plain Road
Red Deer:  United Way Building, 4811 - 48 Street
Grande Prairie:  Aberdeen Building, 4th floor boardroom, 9728 Montrose Avenue
Medicine Hat:  Boardroom, Suite 112, 640 - 3 Street S.E.
Lethbridge: Idea Building, Suite 101, 1221 - 2nd Avenue S

The Christmas season--one of the most stressful times of year--can go from Noël to nightmares when the bills arrive. With Scrooge's Christmas we can add cheer (instead of fear) to the holidays.

We'll show you how to create a unique and memorable holiday without the post-season debt crisis. You'll learn everything from how to move on from the debt of Christmas Past and smart ways to plan for Christmas Present to how to work towards the goals of Christmas Future--all without breaking the bank.

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Your credit rating determines whether you can get credit, open a bank account, what rates you will be charged and so much more. This class presents the essential knowledge on your credit reports and credit score. Understand how it works, what’s reported, who uses it and how it impacts you. You’ll find out how to get a copy of your credit reports, interpret the information and how to correct errors. Discover how you can maintain or improve your ratin - See more at: http://www.moneymentors.ca/learning-centre/financial-fitness-topics.html#sthash.TccYaVOI.dpuf
Your credit rating determines whether you can get credit, open a bank account, what rates you will be charged and so much more. This class presents the essential knowledge on your credit reports and credit score. Understand how it works, what’s reported, who uses it and how it impacts you. You’ll find out how to get a copy of your credit reports, interpret the information and how to correct errors. Discover how you can maintain or improve your ratin - See more at: http://www.moneymentors.ca/learning-centre/financial-fitness-topics.html#sthash.TccYaVOI.dpuf
Is there really such a thing as good debt? How do you avoid good debt becoming bad debt? This class teaches how to tackle debt the right way and reach your goals. You’ll learn how to keep your credit history in good shape and build borrowing power for the future by dealing with your debts today. You’ll also learn the importance of a spending plan as well as the benefits of refinancing or consolidation loans. Credit is a fantastic tool for your financial health, but if you don’t know how to use it, it can create a lot of pain.  - See more at: http://www.moneymentors.ca/learning-centre/financial-fitness-topics.html#sthash.aMis07uA.dpuf
Is there really such a thing as good debt? How do you avoid good debt becoming bad debt? This class teaches how to tackle debt the right way and reach your goals. You’ll learn how to keep your credit history in good shape and build borrowing power for the future by dealing with your debts today. You’ll also learn the importance of a spending plan as well as the benefits of refinancing or consolidation loans. Credit is a fantastic tool for your financial health, but if you don’t know how to use it, it can create a lot of pain.  - See more at: http://www.moneymentors.ca/learning-centre/financial-fitness-topics.html#sthash.aMis07uA.dpuf
Is there really such a thing as good debt? How do you avoid good debt becoming bad debt? This class teaches how to tackle debt the right way and reach your goals. You’ll learn how to keep your credit history in good shape and build borrowing power for the future by dealing with your debts today. You’ll also learn the importance of a spending plan as well as the benefits of refinancing or consolidation loans. Credit is a fantastic tool for your financial health, but if you don’t know how to use it, it can create a lot of pain. - See more at: http://www.moneymentors.ca/learning-centre/financial-fitness-topics.html#sthash.OlQE0aMO.dpuf

Spending money is something we all do, but did you know that by making a few changes to your spending habits, you can find money to save for your goals?
In this session, learn the top five financial goals needed in every plan, discover ten habits to help you save and explore places within your spending plan to decrease expenses to maximize those savings.
We’ll also provide options for where you can save your money – from RRSPs to TFSAs – as well as additional resources to increase your financial knowledge to get the most out of your money.