Money for Living Resources

Some useful books and online or downloadable educational resources are listed below. Many financial institutions, libraries, businesses and organizations also have books on financial literacy topics.

Chilliwack sources include the Fraser Valley Regional Library, local bookstores, banks and credit unions, and Chilliwack Learning Society.

English for Financial Literacy SettlementatWork WIKI
Manage Your Money Workbook Enactus – St. Lawrence College, Ontario
Managing Money Authors: Nan Bostick and Susan Freese
Recipes for an Empty Wallet Enactus – St. Lawrence College, Ontario
Money Matters ABC Life Literacy Canada
A Place to Start: Spending Plans ABC Life Literacy Canada
RESPs and Other Ways to Save ABC Life Literacy Canada
Financial Literacy for the Family ABC Life Literacy Canada
Introduction to Basic Budgeting (Each One Teach One) Vancity
Registered Retirement Savings Plans and Tax-Free Savings Accounts (Each One Teach One) Vancity
Financial Literacy Canadian Bankers Association
Money and Youth Canadian Foundation for Economic Education
Credit Counseling Tips Credit Counseling Society of BC
Online Resources Directory Financial Empowerment Resources Network (FERN)
Consumer News, Advocacy Information and Reports Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
Banking for All Financial Futures Calgary
Financial Empowerment Prosper Canada
Financial Literacy for Everyone Practical Money Skills Canada

Literacy Links & Resources

ABC Life Literacy Canada – Money Matters
Decoda Literacy Solutions

is the only province-wide literacy organization in British Columbia. Providing resources, training and funds, Decoda supports community-based literacy programs and initiatives in over 400 communities across B.C. Decoda supports children and families, youth, adults, Aboriginal and immigrant communities in an effort to build strong individuals, strong families and strong communities.

HRSDC – Literacy and Essential Skills
National Adult Literacy Database

Resource Directory

‘Am’ut Program

School District 33

Education support for Aboriginal Youth on Probation.