(Press release) The Academos organization is launching a digital campaign to develop the financial knowledge of young people aged 14 to 22 and to interest them in the benefits of sound management of their personal finances, in collaboration with Desjardins and Finance Montréal.
In conjunction with Financial Literacy Month, the Canadian Bankers Association is launching the modernized version of its Your Money for Students program, a free financial literacy seminar for students.
The Center interuniversitaire de recherche en analyze des organizations (CIRANO) offers free interactive educational experiences in economic literacy, to be enjoyed on a computer or tablet, intended for secondary 5 and CEGEP classes.
The BIM team of Société GRICS responded to the call for tenders from the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) with the aim of producing disciplinary tasks at the elementary level to make students aware of financial literacy. These 12 tasks are available for free.
Serious games are more and more popular, especially to make young people aware of social issues. For the past ten years, the American researcher Jane McGonical has been working in this direction. Inspired by her work, Simiixi Creation, a young Montreal company specializing in immersive games, decided to create a new game on financial literacy.