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Financial Literacy Fair

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Student Financial Services is hosting a Financial Literacy Fair.

Representatives from the following organizations will be there:

·        Canada Revenue Agency,

·        National Student Loan Service Centre,

·        Credit Canada Debt Solutions,

·        Wellington Family Counselling & Support Services,

·        University of Guelph Wellness Centre,

·        Guelph Student Food Bank and

·        University of Guelph Student Financial Services.

This is an opportunity to raise financial awareness, learn new skills and ask questions about:

·        University of Guelph student billing, student account management and refunds;

·        scholarships, bursaries, work study and undergraduate research assistantship program ;

·        personal well-being;

·        Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP);

·        government student aid programs, out-of-province and the U.S. loan program;

·        repayment of government student loans and repayment assistance;

·        choosing the right credit card and understanding your rights and responsibilities;

·        managing debt and understanding credit reports and ratings;

·        budgeting skills;

·        filing your personal tax returns and tax advice; and

·        protecting yourself from fraud.

There will be handouts, popcorn, candy floss, games and prizes!

Location: University Centre, courtyard

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Date:
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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