Financial Literacy For Newcomers

Moving to a new country is exciting, but it can also be stressful if you aren't sure how to go about managing your finances as you settle into your new home. The Newcomers and Money 101 guidebook will explain how to do exactly that, from learning how to manage your bank accounts and avoid scams targeting newcomers, to how to get and understand your credit score and report. This guidebook provides a full, simple picture of how to build a strong financial foundation for you and your family's future.

About Credit Canada 

Credit Canada Debt Solutions is Canada's first and longest-standing credit counselling agency that's been helping people get out of debt and achieve financial wellness for over 50 years. We have helped over 2 million people become debt-free and as a non-profit organization, Credit Canada provides:

  • Free debt and credit counselling
  • Free one-on-one professional debt help
  • Confidential, judgement-free advice 
  • Free money management workshops and budgeting seminars
  • Debt Consolidation Programs

For more information, please email or call 1.800.267.2272.

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You can download the Newcomers and Money 101 Guidebook, which covers everything you need to know about smart money management in Canada, from how to set up a bank account to the importance of building credit.

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