Financial Literacy Programs

Asset development and money management programs enabling those earning a low income to save through education and matching incentives.Training program for organizations wishing to provide Financial Literacy workshops to the own participants/clients.

Eligibility Requirements:

Contact for details.

Access:

Registration Required
Wheelchair Access: Yes

Provided by: Momentum Community Economic Development Society

Asset development and money management programs enabling those earning a low income to save through education and matching incentives.Training program for organizations wishing to provide Financial Literacy workshops to the own participants/clients.
  • Fair Gains, a matched 3:1 savings program for low income earners for education, expanding or starting a business, home ownership or work tools
  • Youth Fair Gains, a matched 4:1 savings program for low income earning youth (16 to 21) for education, expanding or starting a business, training toward a career, or work tools
  • Savings Circles, a matched 3:1 savings program for purchase of appliances, dental and health costs, education and training, furniture, household goods, and work tools
  • Owen Hart Home Owners Program, a matched savings program towards home ownership
  • Money Management financial literacy workshops organized for community groups
  • Money Management workshops held at Momentum every Monday night for the general public at no cost
  • Money Matters program for mental health consumers
  • Start Smart workshop and one-on-one help to open a savings account (RESP) for children's education after high school
  • Train the Trainer Program for non-profits looking to deliver a financial literacy curriculum
  • Money at Work program for organizations who would like to provide their employees with the opportunity to learn financial literacy skills
  • Free one-on-one Money Coaching sessions available to participants living on low incomes, who have attended both a budgeting and credit workshop
2936 Radcliffe Drive Southeast
Calgary, AB T2A 6M8, Canada
Telephone:
403-204-2694
403-204-2664


Fax: 403-235-4646
Website:

Office Hours of Operation
Free Money Management Workshops are held twice a week.Savings programs range from 6 to 18 months with start dates occuring throughout the year.
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