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Introduction to Investing

October 5, 2021 at 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Location:Online
Audience:Current Students

Description:

Do TFSAs, RRSPs, GICs, and ETFs sound like a foreign language? Do you equate investing in the stock market to a game of chance? Join us for this insightful webinar brought to you by the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada and learn how better managing your finances today can lead to a more prosperous future.

Learning outcomes:

(1) Develop a basic understanding of various financial investment vehicles (stocks, bonds, GICs, ETFs, mutual funds, etc.) as well as common risks and benefits.

(2) Identify key features of TFSAs and RRSPs.

Workshop leader(s):

Alexandru Gavrila

All graduate students are welcome. If you are a TA, this session counts toward voluntary paid training hours, provided that you are working as a TA in the term when the training takes place.

Students attending the Budgeting & Expense Planning, Debt & Credit Scores, and Introduction to Investing sessions in full will receive an official FCAC webinar participation certificate.

Competencies:

Financial Literacy

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