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Unleashing Potential: Empowering Youth Through Mentorship

Introduction: In a world where boundless freedom and self-discovery should be inherent to every young soul, unfortunately, many face significant barriers. Poverty, traumatic experiences, discrimination, and mental health challenges burden these vulnerable youth,...
Elevating Financial Well-Being Through Work

Elevating Financial Well-Being Through Work

Employment plays a large part in your financial well-being. Working is how most Canadians make money. Ideally, you want a job that pays enough for you to cover your living expenses, save money for the future, and pursue your hobbies and interests as well. Let’s...
New Year Resolutions – How Stay On Track To Your Goals

New Year Resolutions – How Stay On Track To Your Goals

Finances are a common area that people set New Year’s resolutions or goals around. Often times we are met with an overwhelming number of goals and dreams that we want to achieve in the new year. Whether it is to save more, get out of debt, or buy a home are some...
Financial Wellness – What Is It?

Financial Wellness – What Is It?

The Wellness Wheel is an educational tool that can be found in various forms and that we introduce frequently in The Dollar Detective curriculum. Some Wellness Wheels have 7 sections, others eight, and some 4, but regardless of how many areas of wellness are depicted,...
Growing Good Credit – Tips & Tricks

Growing Good Credit – Tips & Tricks

  Spring is a time for planting seeds, these can be thoughts, habits, or actual physical seeds. You can think of your finances as a garden, a garden that needs to be weeded, have the right soil, water, light and plant diverse species of vegetation. Let’s...
Teaching Your Kids About Money – Practical Tips

Teaching Your Kids About Money – Practical Tips

Teaching our kids about the importance and management of money at an early age is a key component of avoiding financial problems later down the road. The road to financial success only gets more complicated as we grow older. However, if we can help youth develop the...