Financial Fitness: Exercise Your Money Skills (Ages 13+)

Description:  Over the next year, LEG Up! is partnering with WWDSS to offer our members a 5-course program focused on building independence skills. This is the first course in the series. By the end of the 6-week session, students will have a better understanding of the following topics:  

  • Money Skills:  Discuss and practice strategies for counting money
  • Credit and Debit Cards:  Understand how to use cards with your bank account and how to bank safely
  • How to Read Receipts:  Practice reading receipts and learn the parts of a receipt
  • Personal Budgets:  Discuss budgeting and how to track monthly spending
  • Shopping Smarts:  Learn how to shop wisely, avoid scams,  the difference between needs and wants and how to keep money safe
  • Saving for the Future: Discover tips and tricks to save money for the future                    

DATE(s): On Thursdays, April 13, 20 and 27; May 4, 11, 18      

TIME:    7:00 to 8:30 pm

WHERE:  Training Room at KW Habilitation, 99 Ottawa St. S.               

COST:    $50

REGISTER BY:     March 31st (Maximum 10 participants)