Participants will learn about the myths around credit, the facts around credit reports, credit ratings, and credit scores alongside strategies on how to protect or repair their credit.
About the speaker:
Tim St. Vincent is the Credit Counselling Society’s Financial Educator for Manitoba, Saskatchewan and the GTA, he is based out of Winnipeg. Tim has over 25 years experience in Financial Services and is a retired Certified Financial Planner (CFP). Tim has also completed the Canadian Securities Course (Hons.) has achieved his Certificate In Management (C.I.M.) Hons. and is a Certified Educator in Personal Finance. Tim believes strongly in the power of education, planning and acting on your plan.
Credit Counselling Society is a non-profit focusing on helping Canadians navigate our financial system. We Help. We Educate. We Give Hope. We help individuals and families achieve financial well-being through education, objective confidential credit counselling, budget review and preparation, the correct use of credit and with debt repayment alternatives. We have been around for over 24 years and in that time have helped over 800,000, educated over 80,000 and assisted our clients in repaying over $500M of debt. We do not loan money, we focus on education and assistance.