Managing debt and avoiding debt problems

  • Debt Management – This is the section from the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education’s web site “Managing Your Money in Canada” that focuses on debt management.
  • Credit Canada – This web site of Credit Canada Debt Solutions has many helpful resources.
  • Debt and Credit  – This is a link to the parts from CFEE’s book “Money and Youth” that focuses on credit and debt.
  • Managing Debt – This is the section from the Investor Education Fund web site “Get Smarter About Money” that focuses on managing debt.
  • How Credit Works – Government of Canada site that teaches teens about how credit works.
  • Council for Economic Education – U.S. site: This site is for middle school students and allows them to engage in an on-line game dealing with financial issues.
  • GenerationOn - U.S. site: GenerationOn – Lessons, complete with handouts, for grades 6 to 8 on the responsible use of credit.

Videos:

  • Get it on Credit – This is the Investor Education Fund “Funny Money” video – “Get it on Credit.”