November is Financial Literacy Month. We’re planning four weekends of FREE games and crafts aimed at showing your kids the importance of budgeting, saving and smart spending. Taking charge of finances was never so much fun.
November 2 and 3 – Avatar market
Build an avatar puppet. from a selection of decorations—but choose your decorations carefully to fit your budget!
November 4 to 15 – “Spend, save and share” piggy bank
Construct a piggy bank that helps organize savings for three different goals.
November 16 and 17 – Pets on a budget
Make your own tiny pet and plan a budget to keep it healthy.
November 23 and 24 – Financial trivia
Test your knowledge of spending, borrowing, saving and the Bank of Canada. There will be prizes!