About Money Skills

Money Skills teaches people to:

  • access objective money management information;

  • develop good money management skills; and

  • to build confidence in making money decisions.

In this free program, participants learn about:

  • Banking and which options are best most appropriate.

  • Budgeting and getting control over money.

  • Consumerism and how to make smart choices.

  • Credit and developing a good credit history.

Funded by Vancity Credit Union.

Host a Money Skills Workshop—for Free!

Our Money Skills workshops are delivered in partnership with community-based organizations/programs serving populations including: people with low-incomes, women, seniors, immigrants and refugees, and at-risk youth. See examples below.

For more info, email infomoneyskills@fsgv.ca or call (604) 638-3390 ext. 3166.

 Community Partners

Thanks to our community partners who help us run Money Skills Workshops and other financial literacy workshops.

Money Skills

Burnaby Family Life
Douglas Park Community Centre
Essential Skills for Aboriginal Futures
Kiwassa Neighbourhood House
Salvation Army – Harbour Light
Salvation Army – Belkin House
S.U.C.C.E.S.S
Trout Lake Community Centre
VCH – Strathcona Mental Health
YWCA

Dollars and Sense

Agora Employment Essentials
Aunt Leah’s Place
Boys and Girls Club
Byrne Creek Secondary School
Immigrant Services Society
Journey Home Community
Surrey Schools Welcome Centre
Vancouver School Board
South Vancouver Learning Centre
MCCBC Kaleidoscope

Family Finances for Newcomer Women

Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
VCH – Robert and Lily Lee Family Community Health Centre

RESP Information Session

Lower Mainland Purpose Society
Pacific Immigrant Resource Society
VCH – Robert and Lily Lee Family Community Health Centre

 

Upcoming Workshops

WHEN: Sundays April 30 & May 7 12:30-4:30pm
WHERE: Trout Lake Community Centre, 3360 Victoria Dr., Vancouver

WHEN: Tuesday, May 2 9:30am-3:30pm
WHERE: Pacific Community Resources & AWARE Society #108-6840 King George Blvd, Surrey BC