The ETT Status of Women Committee will be holding multiple personal finance-themed workshops throughout the 2017-2018 school year, as part of its Financial Workshop Series for Women.
From investment planning to debt and credit, join ETT for a series of financial workshops specifically designed for female educators.
The workshops will be presented in collaboration with the Educators Financial Group.
All of the workshops will be held at the ETT Office Building in the Parkinson Conference Centre, between 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Please stay tuned to the ETT website ETT Weekly for registration details.
List of Workshops and Dates
The Keys to Financial Wellness
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Balancing high debt levels and low savings can be quite the juggling act. Need a little peace of mind when it comes to finances? This is definitely the workshop for you!
Be Prepared During Uncertain Times
Monday, November 6, 2017
From unforeseen car/home repairs, to unexpected income disruptions that might result from contract talks — this workshop will provide essential tips to help prepare to come out on top, no matter what financial curve ‘life’ throws.
Financial Planning 101
Monday, December 11, 2017
Get a jump start on money management! From financial implications of your pension, to how to save for a down payment on a home, these are the basics that every early career educator needs to know.
Walking into Retirement
Monday, January 8, 2018
Do you think you have enough savings to live the kind of retirement lifestyle you want? This workshop will shed some light on what your finances could look like in retirement, in order to uncover potential income gaps, and then propose solutions to fill them in.
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
If you think rates are the single most important part of a mortgag…think again. This workshop will help de-mystify ‘mortgage-speak’ to prepare you to ask the right questions, and arm you with the right strategies to become mortgage-free, faster.
Monday, March 5, 2018
Considering that various life changes can affect a woman’s finances differently than a man’s, and the fact that 73% of the education community comprises female staff, this workshop has been developed specifically for providing financial fundamentals to female educators.
The Dos and Don’ts to Debt and Credit
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
When it comes to this subject, ignorance definitely isn’t bliss. So from the good and the bad, to the downright scary — this workshop will delve deep into everything you need to know in order to get these “DOs” and “DON’Ts” down pat.
Investment Planning for Educators
Monday, May 14, 2018
Flash quiz: what’s the difference between a stock and a bond? Feeling stumped? No worries! This workshop will provide the basic building blocks of an investment portfolio, so you can start working towards achieving your financial goals.