IN THE NEWS: June 14, 2017
Today’s news includes information about social mobility through education, and education savings.
Digging your way out of the cash crunch of university costs
Globe and Mail. June 7, 2017.
Made-in-Saskatchewan education initiative gets funding, recognition from Government of Canada
Saskatoon Star Phoenix. June 8, 2017.
Groups push Liberals to boost child benefit to aggressively cut poverty rates
Winnipeg Free Press. June 12, 2017
County Council Asked To Champion Canada Learning Bond
Blackburn News. June 9, 2017
Investing: Start young, even if cash is tight
Globe and Mail. June 9, 2017.
[VIDEO] As SmartSAVER crosses the country, talking about the Canada Learning Bond, we sometimes hear families say that their children won’t need the CLB because government funding will cover the costs of their education. To find out if that’s true, SmartSAVER’s asking current post-secondary students. We started in Nunavut. Listen to what Mary, a student from Iqaluit, has to say.