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Financial Literacy Fair

Monday, November 2, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Student Financial Services, Registrarial Services, is hosting a Financial Literacy Fair on Nov. 2 and 3.

The fair will include representatives from:

•        Financial Consumer Agency of Canada,
•        Canada Revenue Agency,
•        Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (OSAP),
•        National Student Loan Service Centre,
•        Credit Canada,
•        Western Union – Global Pay (used for international payments),
•        U of G Wellness Centre, and
•        U of G Student Financial Services.

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

•        U of G 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 learning about credit reports and ratings;
•        budgeting skills;
•        filing your personal tax returns and tax advice;
•        protecting yourself from fraud.

There will be handouts, popcorn, candy floss, games and prizes! We encourage everyone to drop by!

Location: University Centre Courtyard

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Date:
Monday, November 2, 2015
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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