Financial Literacy: E-Learning Videos

This guide provides a general overview of financial literacy, including reading materials, videos and personal finance workshops at Ryerson University.

7 Videos on Financial Basics with Ellen Roseman

Gail Vaz Oxlade - TEDxStLawrenceCollege

Gail Vaz-Oxlade is a Canadian financial writer and hosted the Canadian television series Til Debt Do Us Part and Princess. With her no-nonsense approach to finance, this money wizard can help the most desperate debt dodger get in touch with their inner scrooge. Whether you're living a champagne lifestyle as you drown in debt or counting pennies for that walk down the aisle, Gail Vaz-Oxlade has the expertise to give you the financial makeover of your dreams.

Financial Literacy, Illuminated! - Annamaria Lusardi

Dr. Annamaria Lusardi explains why now, more than ever, our society needs to be financially literate. Annamaria Lusardi is Professor of Economics and Accountancy at the George Washington University School of Business. Are you prepared to make smart saving and investing decisions? A simple, three-question quiz may be all you need to know whether that answer is yes or no.

Test your own knowledge by answering the questions yourself.
 

Why 2.5 billion heartbeats might change the way you think about money - Preet Banerjee

Preet Banerjee was originally trained as a neuroscientist, and after a brief stint as an aspiring race car driver, ultimately landed in the world of personal finance. Formerly a stockbroker, then an index fund wholesaler, he is now the new host of the television series 'Million Dollar Neighborhood' on The Oprah Winfrey Network, a personal finance columnist with The Globe and Mail, and author of three personal finance books.