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MyFinances101 Canvas Course Available

October 25, 2016

November is Financial Literacy Month – Check out myFinances101

Finances can be confusing. Whether it’s repaying your student loan, saving for that big postgrad adventure, or simply preparing for what comes next, your personal finances are at the core of virtually all aspects of your life. So where do you start? Have no fear! Financial Aid and Awards at SFU has designed a course just for you, to help you find the tools and resources necessary to make smart decisions about your own finances. MyFinances101 is an online Canvas course that is available free for you to use, providing you with informative content. 

You can work at your own pace, on your own time, without the stress of course deadlines. Get a head start on your financial future by enrolling in MyFinances101 today. For more information, please go to

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