Ellen Roseman

Personal finance columnist at the Toronto Star and previously the Globe and Mail. My passion is consumer advocacy and making sense of money

Apr 2, 2021
Published on: LinkedIn
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This group of people (in bold below) will try to impart financial knowledge and skills to young adults living at a public housing project in Toronto. An admirable effort.

#financialliteracy #wealthgap #education #community #project

Ellen Roseman's article "Coaching poor to build financial safety net" from July 2015 still resonates, especially now with the financial hardships inflicted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

“This is about setting up a bank account or doing income taxes, things as simple as that, not about selling products,” Carol Lynde emphasizes. “It’s about planning and giving people the confidence to move forward.”

ReliablyME Inc. looks forward to collaborating with
John Burns at Financial Planning Association of Canada, Trevor Schonewille at Monkiri, and Murwan Khogali Ali at Healing as One to launch a Financial Literacy program for residents of Regent Park, this month.

Brianna Sims Joanne De Laurentiis Elizabeth Mulholland Colin Barry Warren MacKenzie Danny Carestia BA, CFP, CHS, EPC Saeed Ally Jeanie Son

#financialplanning #financialliteracy #wealth

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