financial literacy

Financial literacy is the set of skills and knowledge that allows an individual to make informed and effective decisions with all of their financial resources. Numerical literacy is the basic understanding of arithmetic and other simple operations that enables a person to respond to the mathematical demands of life. The following links are excellent introductory materials for bolstering your financial and numerical literacy.

Investopedia’s Guide to Financial Literacy
Investing for Beginners –
The Government of Canada’s Guide to Mortgages
Money Math Workbook
Home Math Workbook
Kitchen Math Workbook