Libraries: Request a financial literacy series

Work in a library? Take advantage of our no-cost, award-winning Financial Literacy Program to help your patrons become better money managers.

Why libraries?

  • libraries have the unique ability to bring people together for common purposes
  • libraries are a trusted resource for unbiased educational materials
  • libraries are community hubs that attract many diverse groups of people

Why CPA Canada?

  • our award-winning Financial Literacy Program helps Canadians of all ages make more informed financial decisions
  • our unbiased, objective educational sessions are delivered nationwide and are offered at no cost
  • we will provide a CPA volunteer to deliver the presentation at your host location

What we can do together

Together, CPA Canada and your community library can work to address a significant social issue — lack of financial literacy. We can provide no-cost sessions to specific groups of patrons who visit the library, such as seniors, parents, young adults and new Canadians.

Session packages

We offer more than 40 sessions tailored to eight different audiences. We have combined some of our most popular library sessions into easy-to-book series.

Package A: Seniors

  • Managing Your Finances in Retirement
  • Fraud Protection for Seniors
  • Estate Planning

Request Package A: Seniors

Package B: Parents

  • Saving Strategies – Easy Concept, Difficult Reality
  • Ten Healthy Habits of Financial Management
  • How to Teach Your Kids About Money
  • Are You a Good Financial Role Model?
  • Estate Planning

Request Package B: Parents

Package C:  Personal Finances

  • Savings Strategies – Easy Concept, Difficult Reality
  • Estate Planning
  • Effective Tax Strategies
  • Fraud Protection
  • Planning for Your Retirement
  • Survive and Thrive: Move ahead financially after losing your job

Request Package C: Personal Finances

Package D: New Canadians

  • Tips and Secrets Smart Canadians Know
  • Building Wealth in Canada
  • What You Need to Know About Tax

Request Package D: New Canadians

We also offer more than 40 sessions, view our full catalogue for more details.

Hosting a session is easy, find out more about setting up a financial literacy session.

Want to learn more?

Not sure which package is right for you? Contact us to find out more information.