Continuum of Supports Action Team

Financial Literacy is a hot topic today and the asset building movement is growing its awareness.

The Access Integration Team partners to:

  • Compliment financial literacy with asset building opportunities.
  • Ensure asset building are integrated with financial literacy education.
  • Understand and ensure people living on low incomes are supported through the stages and steps required to reach financial empowerment.

We're currently working on:

Open your RESP events 

2014 FL Month Activities

 

What we've completed so far:

Making Tax Time Pay Events for 2014

Open an RESP's events at the Public Library's tax clinics

2012 Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair 

Join the Continuum of Supports Team

We invite you to join our team or ask us a question, contact Chairperson Lora Peasant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or tweet us or send us a Facebook message.

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Did you know?

Check out www.bankingforall.ca for help with accessing low cost banking products.

Momentum offers drop-in Financial Literacy classes every Monday evening and Tuesday afternoon? Check out the Money Management schedule to see what topic is being discussed.

Momentum can help open Registered Education Savings Plans. Contact Momentum's StartSmart program.

Read the latest Financial Literacy and Asset Building Research, Tools, and Policy.

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Financial Futures Calgary is a group of people representing over 40 social service organizations, government institutions, businesses and financial institutions. Explore the full list of Financial Futures Calgary members and connect with us.

United Way Calgary and Area / Momentum / BMO Financial Group  TD Financial Group  / First Calgary Financial / Government of Alberta / Money Mentors / ATB Financial / Calgary Public Library / Bow Valley College / SAIT / RBC Royal Bank / Enmax Corporation / CanLearn Society / Calgary Catholic School Board / Scotiabank / Catholic Family Services / Frog Skin U / City of Calgary / Junior Achievement Southern Alberta / Aspen Family Services / The Mustard Seed / Calgary Counselling Centre / University of Calgary / Canadian Immigrant Women's Association / Women In Need Society Vecova / Women's Centre / Prospect Human Services Calgary John Howard Society / Bromwich and Smith / Canadian Youth Business Foundation / Mt. Royal University / Literacy Alberta / Centre for Newcomers / Champions Career Centre / Imagine Calgary / Servus Credit Union / Vibrant Communities Calgary / Calgary Local Immigration Partnership / Immigrant Sector Council of Calgary 

Financial Futures Calgary also partners with the Alberta Asset Building Collaborative consisting of the City of Edmonton, United Way of the Alberta Capitial Region, Momentum, The Home Program and United Way of Central Alberta.

Financial Futures Calgary also partners with a National Community of Practice in Asset Building called ABLE. This Community of Practice is lead by Community Economic Development organizations such as The SEED Winnipeg, Momentum Calgary, The Alberta Asset Building Collaborative and Social Enterprise Development and Innovation, Toronto.

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