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 4 week 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.

The program is sponsored by Vancity Credit Union.

Recent Workshops


Money Skills Trout Lake CC October 2016

In partnership with Trout Lake Community Centre
Dates: October 2 & 9
Time: 12:30-4:30pm
Location: Trout Lake Community Centre (3360 Victoria Dr., Vancouver BC)
Register: Call (604) 257-6955 ext. 4


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
VCH Raven Song Community Health Centre, Vancouver
YWCA, Vancouver
AWARE Society, New Westminster
Tradeworks Training Society and Fabrication Workshop, Vancouver
WISH Wellness Centre, Vancouver
Pacific Community Resource Society & AWARE Society, Surrey
The Salvation Army – Belkin House, Vancouver

Dollar$ and $ense
S.U.C.C.E.S.S., Burnaby
Agora Employment Essentials, Richmond
Immigrant Services Society of BC, Coquitlam

Family Finances for Newcomer Women
The Training Group, Douglas College, Surrey
MOSAIC, Burnaby
North Shore Multicultural Society, North Vancouver