Category Archives: Events & courses

Vancouver events and courses, ranging from financial planning to seminars on payroll deductions.

2016 Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinics

If you had modest income in 2016 and a simple tax situation then you may be able to have your 2016 personal tax return prepared for free at a Community Volunteer Income Tax Clinic.  For information on the definition of modest income and simple tax situation please visit this Canada Revenue Agency webpage.  This webpage also includes a link to assist in finding a tax clinic near you.

Disruption of Vancity banking services

Vancity business and personal account holders will experience significant service disruptions beginning 5pm on November 9, 2016 and continuing until mid-day on November 14, 2016.
It appears that you will not be able to:
– use online, mobile or telephone banking services,
– do any in branch transactions including sending or receiving wire transfers,
– make bill payments including CRA remittances,
– transfer funds using interac etransfers.
Business accounts linked with QuickBooks Online will need to be relinked with the software as all accounts will have new account numbers.  Please edit the sign in information in QuickBooks Online with the new account number when it has been assigned.
Vancity has or will be mailing a “banking system upgrade business guidebook” to its business clients.  This guidebook provides more information on the services effected.  For more information please visit Vancity’s website or your local branch.

Money Coaches Canada event: “55 and Up! Embrace the Future”

The amazing people at Money Coaches Canada are hosting the following event:

55 and Up! Embracing the Future

When: October 2, 2016 8:30am to 5:00pm
Where: YWCA, 535 Hornby St. Vancouver, BC

Rev up your health, your money, your relationships, your confidence, your style and even your love life! Learn how to ride the roller coaster of change with courage and confidence. A great event. And one we are very proud to support. Our own Karin Mizgala will help participants gain skills and confidence to handle their finances for a comfortable future.

For more information on this event and to register please visit Money Coaches Canada’s website.

Your Money Map Workshop November 8th with Money Coaches Canada

November is Financial Literacy Month and this is a great reminder of the many benefits that come along with getting organized with your money; less debt and stress, clarity on your goals, how to measure your progress toward them and better communication with your spouse to name just a few!

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Your Money Map will help you get organized and show you the way to financial peace of mind.

Space is limited and the deadline for registrations is November 3rd so sign up now to avoid disappointment!

Your Money Map
Create a financial road map to your goals!
Do You…

  • Make a good income but feel financially stuck in a rut
  • Feel ready to take your next steps in building your financial knowledge
  • Want a practical system to manage your money and plan for your goals
  • Want to be DEBT FREE!

Join us and you can expect…

  • A full day of learning and DOING!
  • A personalized Money Map that includes:
    • ✔A Personal Goals Statement
    • ✔A Net Worth statement
    • ✔A Spending and Savings Plan
    • ✔A Debt Management Plan
  • A functional system to stay on track, money information, tools and tips in plain language!
  • Clarity on your Next Steps…

When: Saturday Nov 8th 9:30 am – 5:30 pm with optional post workshop support & 1 follow up session on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 from 10am – 12pm
Where: 425 West 8th Ave Vancouver
Cost: $275 per person for workshop only, $375 for workshop and follow up

$425 couples for workshop only, $575 for workshop and follow up

Click here to register

“Your Money Map” workshop hosted by Money Coaches Canada (MCC)

MCC_LogoMoney Coaches Canada (MCC) is hosting a workshop based on their new book!

Your Money Map

Create a financial road map to your goals!

Do You…

  • Make a good income but feel financially stuck in a rut
  • Feel ready to take your next steps in building your financial knowledge
  • Want a practical system to manage your money and plan for your goals
  • Want to be DEBT FREE!

Join us and you can expect…

  • A full day of learning and DOING!
  • A personalized Money Map that includes:
    • ✔A Personal Goals Statement
    • ✔A Net Worth statement
    • ✔A Spending and Savings Plan
    • ✔A Debt Management Plan
  • A functional system to stay on track, money information, tools and tips in plain language!
  • Clarity on your Next Steps…

When: Saturday July 12th 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Where: 425 West 8th Ave Vancouver
Cost: $275 per person / $425 couples

For more information and registration, check out MCC’s website.