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Financial Literacy


Our commitment to financial literacy

As a credit union, we want the best for our members and that means offering financial literacy support to our communities. We want people to feel empowered by their choices as they navigate through a life-long journey of making the most of every dollar they earn.

Together with our partners, we’ve committed to help build a foundation of financial knowledge to help people reach their financial goals. Managing money to make it last a lifetime is no easy feat, and we’re invested in several initiatives to help along the way.

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Each One, Teach One

FirstOntario is a proud partner of this program that teaches our employees to deliver free, basic financial literacy workshops.

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Finance Friday

For more than a decade, we’ve been sharing financial tips and tricks on CHCH Morning Live where we discuss timely topics and answer viewer questions.

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Wealth Wednesday

These CHCH Morning Live segments were created to help viewers plan for their financial future with a different discussion each month.


FirstOntario and Brock University financial literacy initiatives

Our partnership gives us the opportunity to collaborate and create great resources to help kids and young adults learn how to manage money.

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This financial literacy series features FirstOntario employees and Brock University students and aims to support young adults as they navigate their finances.

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In partnership with Brock University, this project teaches elementary school students the basics of running a for-profit business.