Why is Managing My Money an Important Skill?

This is what Credit Canada wants to know and is exactly what is being asked of students across Canada.

In support of Credit Education Week Canada, all grade 12 Canadian high school students planning on pursuing post-secondary education are eligible to participate in a student essay writing contest.

Scholarships in the amount of $31,000 will be awarded to the top 18 essays.

Be sure to submit your original 1,000 word maximum essay to essaycontest2008@creditcanada.com by October 31, 2008. Essays will be judged according to the following criteria:

• Creativity (25%)
• Knowledge of savings and money management (25%)
• Organization (25%)
• Grammar/Spelling/Punctuation (25%).

For more information, click here

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One response to “Why is Managing My Money an Important Skill?

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