Financial Literacy Fair

Lakehead University 2019 Financial Literacy Fair


Did you know that November is Financial Literacy Month in Canada? Come to Lakehead University’s 2019 Financial Literacy Fair! 

Thunder Bay Campus

Date: November 20, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: The Study


Opening Presentations (10:15 AM):

  • Budgeting with Alterna Savings!
  • Responsible Investing with Heather McLeod

Discussion Panel (11:00 AM - 12:30 PM):

  • Taking Charge of your Finances Taking Charge of your Life - a Holistic Approach

Featured speakers

  • Dr. Max Haiven, Canada Research Chair in Culture, Media and Social Justice at Lakehead University
  • Karen Shalley, Thunder Bay Counselling
  • Dr. Mirella Stroink, Chair of Psychology at Lakehead University
  • Sanjana Sharma - Meal Exchange
  • Dominque Myketa – Freedom 55

Organizations in Attendance

  • Alterna Savings,
  • Thunder Bay Counselling,
  • Northern Credit Union,
  • RiVAL – Re-Imagining Value Action Lab,
  • Lakehead Social Planning Council,
  • Meal Exchange,
  • Lakehead University Psychology Department,
  • Freedom 55,
  • Investors Group
  • And more!

Don't forget, you could also win some great prizes! Coffee and Dessert will also be provided

Orillia Campus

Date: November 5, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Location: Learning Commons