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2308 The Facts of Life about Your Finances

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Course Description

Do you want to make better everyday decisions involving money? This course will teach you the financial facts of life you might never have learned when you were growing up. It will help you create a budget and financial plan. Learn how to manage your debts and decide what kind of investments are best for you. You'll come away with a better understanding of the financial issues that retirees face, including insurance, wills and tax planning.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop a financial plan to achieve your personal goals.
  • Prepare a budget and track your spending.
  • Manage debt such as a car loan or mortgage.
  • Understand your best options for housing, transportation, saving and investing.
  • Plan for your retirement needs, including tax and estate planning, insurance, wills and powers of attorney.


  2308 - 008 The Facts of Life about Your Finances    
  Winter - 17   Status:  Available
Weeknight:   Thu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
23 Mar 2017 to 27 Apr 2017
Number of Sessions: 6 Sessions
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $245.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
  1.20 CEUs
Campus:   St. George Campus
Delivery Options:  IN-CLASS
Instructors: Gail Bebee, B.Sc. (Hons., Biology), M.Eng.