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Canadian Financial Literacy Database

From Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

This database is your one-stop source for information on budgeting, saving, investing, fraud prevention and more.
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Budget Builder

A budget allows you to take control of your money by tracking how much you're taking in (income) and how much you're spending (expenses). Working with a budget will enable you to plan for future purchases and achieve your financial goals. It might sound like a lot of work but it's easy and the...

Topics: Banking, Budgeting and money management, Credit and debt management, Financial planning, Fraud, General, Insurance, Mortgages and loans, Retirement and pensions, Rights and responsibilities, Saving and investing, Taxes

Target audience: Employees, General public, Newcomers, Parents, Seniors, Students, Unemployed / underemployed, Women, Young adults


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Consolidated Credit Counseling Services of Canada Inc.


Contact:
Benjamin Allen
1-800-656-4120 ext: 1030

"Boiler room" scams - Could you be vulnerable?

Fraud and scams

Topics: Fraud, Saving and investing

Target audience: General public


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Canadian Securities Administrators


Contact:
CSA Secretariat
(514) 864-9510

5 Myths on Elder Financial Abuse

Protect yourself and seniors in your community by recognizing these 5 myths on elder financial abuse.

Topics: Fraud

Target audience: General public, Seniors


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FCNB


Contact:
Marissa Sollows
866-933-2222

A special prize just for you? Don’t be fooled into believing you are a sweepstakes winner

You receive a personalized letter indicating that you have won millions of dollars. The letter seems authentic and official – it may even include an official-looking seal, approval number or barcode. All you have to do to claim your winnings is to pay a “processing fee” which may be as low as $20....

Topics: Fraud

Target audience: General public


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Competition Bureau Canada


Contact:
Competition Bureau Canada
1 (800) 348-5358

ACEF Montérégie-est

Available only in French Possibilité de prévention en matière de finances personnelles sous la forme d'ateliers et de conférence. Intervention en cas de difficultés financières (pauvreté, perte d'emploi, séparation, surendettement etc) Accompagnement en défense de droit des consommateurs et...

Topics: Budgeting and money management, Credit and debt management, Fraud, General, Mortgages and loans, Retirement and pensions, Rights and responsibilities, Saving and investing, Taxes

Target audience: Aboriginal peoples, Educators, Employees, General public, Newcomers, Parents, Persons with low income, Seniors, Students, Unemployed / underemployed, Women, Young adults, Youth / youth at risk


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Association coopérative d'économie familiale Montérégie-est


Contact:
ACEF-ME
1 (888) 375-1443

Advisor Check

Do a background check on an investment advisor with these four steps: 1. Check Registration 2. Check Disciplinary History 3. Search the Internet for the Advisor's Name 4. Interview the Investment Advisor

Topics: Fraud, Saving and investing

Target audience: General public


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BC Securities Commission


Contact:
BCSC Communications
(604) 899-6854

Aiding and Abetting Identity Thieves

Topics: Fraud

Target audience: General public


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Debt-Free Fifty-Five Plus


Contact:
B.H. (Brian) Pybus
(604) 522-1855

Arabic Polymer Leaflet

Topics: Fraud

Target audience: General public


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Bank of Canada


Contact:
Bank of Canada
1 (800) 303-1282

Are You Being Abused?

Topics: Fraud, Rights and responsibilities

Target audience: Seniors


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Debt-Free Fifty-Five Plus


Contact:
B.H. (Brian) Pybus
(604) 522-1855

ATM do's and don'ts

Topics: Banking, Fraud

Target audience: General public


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RBC Royal Bank


Contact:
RBC Advice Centre
1 (866) 822-6446

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