Managing Your Money

Finance books that won’t put you to sleep

Since you’re here, we can assume that you’re either interested in reading about personal finances but you often find yourself bored and confused, or you love reading about it as…

In Your Community

Meet the 2019 Vancouver Island Youth Get It Community Council

The Coast Capital Youth Get It Community Councils empower young leaders to make investments in local youth initiatives. In 2018, the Community Councils allocated $1.6 million in grants to 109 youth-serving organizations.…

Grow Your Money

How to be a savvy investor

Investments are an important aspect of any financial portfolio—especially when looking long term.  So, how can you squeeze the most out of your hard work? Read on to learn how…

Staying Secure

How to spot and avoid phishing scams

How often do you check your email? How frequently do you receive texts? My guess is that your answer is every day, several times a day.  And that means you…

In Your Community

My time as a Youth Get It Intern

It’s been a big year for both Coast Capital Savings Credit Union and for the 2017-2018 Youth Get It Intern Team. As the Island Youth Get It Intern Leader, I…

Managing Your Money

5 money tips for university students

When you’re a student, money is tight. Your income, if any, is probably low and your expenses can seem painfully high. But remember, you can’t manage what you don’t measure.…

Managing Your Money

Back to school financial tips on CTV Morning Live

Kids are heading back to school in a matter of days but life’s most important lessons are learned outside the classroom. Financial literacy is a skill that’ll set your kids…

Managing Your Money

8 common student money mistakes (and how to avoid them)

The start of the school year is an exciting time. It means giddy reunions with your friends, welcome back parties, cracking open… brand new notebooks, lugging textbooks across campus, nuking…

10 common money mistakes students make (and how to avoid them)
Managing Your Money

10 money-saving tips for back to school.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! …ok, maybe second. The jolly man in the red suit may not be making his appearance for another three months, but it’s…

Back to School Saving Tips

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