Financial literacy is lacking in young people says firm

Category: Basic Money Management
Published: Wednesday, 04 January 2017
A spokesman for Fontaine and Associates in Timmins says we've created a generation that doesn't know how to avoid bad debt.

'Alarming' lack of money smarts among youth

Category: Basic Money Management
Published: Thursday, 15 December 2016
Fontaine & Associates partner and licensed insolvency trustee Nathan Sugeng has asked people across Sudbury and the rest of Northeastern Ontario to fill out an online quiz on its Facebook page, made up of 10 basic money management questions.

Letters: Who should pay for the Hemo Gorge sculpture?

Category: Basic Money Management
Published: Monday, 12 December 2016
It is very pleasing to see that our council has taken a step towards underwriting the budget for the Hemo Gorge sculpture. It is a very impressive sculpture and I believe it will make Rotorua not only nationally but perhaps even internationally ...

Take Charge America Awarded $4000 Grant from Cox Charities to Support At-Risk Youth

Category: Basic Money Management
Published: Thursday, 01 December 2016
Typically lasting eight weeks, the program zeroes in on basic money management, such as budgeting, saving strategies and credit/debt management; and education and employment topics, including resume writing, job interviews, and obtaining financial aid ...