Ready to learn more about money management from a community of professionals? Attend our upcoming events and workshops geared to help you build your confidence in money management.
Because there is more to it than just money
We have some exciting and informative webinars planned for you. Check them out and make sure you register to save your spot!
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November is Financial Literacy Month!
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November 3, 1:00 - 2:00 PM: Money Monsters with Aseel El Baba
Meet Aseel El Baba, Financial Therapist and CEO of Conscious Economics. In this keynote, Aseel will be addressing this taboo subject in a fun way by introducing students to their very own Money Monster. Students will gain some awareness of how they think and feel about money, which ultimately alters how they behave and spend. Aseel will also provide tips to walk away with to start developing healthy habits to foster financial health. Please join us Wednesday, November 3rd from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm for this insightful and engaging discussion! Register Today to Save your Seat!
November 10, 12:30 - 2:00 PM: Borrowing for the Books
Coming out of this workshop you will have a better understanding of various programs available to help you pay for your education, why it’s important to pay off credit cards in full monthly, how to improve your credit score and how to manage your debt to reduce your financial stress. From scholarships, grants, and bursaries to loans and earned income, there are many ways to acquire funds to pay for this investment in your future. However, you have to be careful; it’s easy to fall into the debt trap. This module will give you the confidence to pursue your goals by helping you understand good and bad debt and the implications of a bad credit rating. Register here!
November 24, 12:30 - 2:00 PM: Financial Matters for International Students
Coming out of this workshop you will have a better understanding of how setting goals can help lead to more financial security, different methods to budget and how savings needs to be a key component of a budget. You will also have a better understanding of Canada’s tax system and possible ways to invest, tax-efficiently. Another aspect will be learning some great tips to help you with your spending which will enable you to build a more effective budget and let you take more control of your money. Register here!
Join us at an upcoming event
Check back for informative, interactive upcoming events that offer insight and information on different aspects of personal finance. Events are hosted by Mohawk staff and faculty, as well as guest experts from a community of professionals.
Community Members Sharing
Over the course of a year, we hold events on:
- Graduating with Less Debt
- Newcomers & Money 101 Workshops
- Food and Finance
- And more.
Events and Workshops
We are working on upcoming webinars, guest speakers, and online presentations. Please bookmark this page and follow our social media pages for event updates. If you would like to learn about a specific financial topic, momoney [at] mohawkcollege.ca (subject: Webinar%20topic%2Fspeaker%20suggestion) (send us an email)!
Please visit Dealing with Financial Uncertainties (COVID-19) for a list of resources, financial supports from the Canadian government, webinar listings, money management tools, and much more!
Guest Speakers and Presentations
Missed one of our recent workshops? No problem, you can catch them here!