#FinancialFridays Blog

We’ve heard our #FinancialFridays are very popular, so we’re bringing them all together on one page!

2021

The New Year is here and so is the opportunity for financial fresh starts (January 1, 2021)

The SMART Approach to Budgeting (January 15, 2021)

This classic tale helps to teach children about money, it’s value and basic budgeting (January 22, 2021)

Receive Covid-19 government benefits? Your 2020 personal taxes may be affected (January 29, 2021)

Are you 65 years or older? You may qualify for the Canada Guaranteed Income Supplement. (February 5, 2021)

Did you receive pandemic benefits? You may qualify for a payment plan with CRA. Find out more here. (February 12, 2021)

Credit – it can help build your dreams and it come down like a hammer. Learn more here. (February 19, 2021)

Free Income Tax Filing Services are available to those who meet income guidelines. Learn more here. (February 26, 2021)

Understanding Insurance (Part 1). (March 5, 2021)

Understanding Insurance (Part 2). (March 12, 2021)

Understanding Insurance – Automobile Insurance (Part 3). (March 19, 2021)

Nest Eggs – a wonderful way to prepare for our future. (April 2, 2021)

Finances affected by Covid-19? You may qualify for assistance. Learn more here. (April 9, 2021)

Parents – are you aware of the Ontario Covid-19 Child Benefit? Learn more here. (April 9, 2021)

Debt weighing you down? Options do exist. (April 16, 2021)

2020

#FinancialFridays: If you received CERB or CRB – there are things to know prior to tax time.

#FinancialFridays: How to balance credit and debt for a happy holiday.

#FinancialFridays: How to look beyond the ads for a meaningful and festive holiday.

#FinancialFridays: Creating and Managing A Holiday Budget

#FinancialFridays: A recent survey shows that 1 in 4 Canadians say that they can’t afford the holidays this year.

#FinancialFridays: Holiday Season Preparation Series – Fun and Finances Really Can Mix!

#FinancialFridays: Coming Soon – Holiday Season Preparation Series

#FinancialFridays: End Of Life Planning

#FinancialFridays: Receive the Guaranteed Income Supplement, Allowance or Survivor Benefit? Service Canada has an important reminder for you.

#FinancialFridays: Financially affected by the Covid-19 pandemic? You may qualify for assistance. Learn more here.

#FinancialFridays: As temperatures begin their descent downwards, natural gas rates are on the rise. Are you prepared?

#FinancialFridays: Budgeting 101 for Students

#FinancialFridays: Debt got you down? Hope and help exists and you too can become debt-free.

#FinancialFridays: A recent survey shows that 1 in 4 Canadians say that they can’t afford the holidays this year November 20, 2020

#FinancialFridays: Creating and Managing a Holiday Budget November 20, 2020

#FinancialFridays: How to look beyond the ads for a meaningful and festive holiday November 27, 2020

#FinancialFridays: How to balance credit and debt for a happy holiday December 4, 2020

#FinancialFridays: If you received CERB or CRB – there are things to know prior to tax time December 11, 2020

#FinancialFridays: Holiday Monetary Gifts and Gift Cards December 18, 2020

If you need help improving your financial situation or need helpful budgeting advice, our Financial Literacy Program can help. Contact Caroline, our Program Coordinator at 519-378-4773 or email her at advice@unitedwaybg.com