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Haventree Bank is a proud supporter of Prosper Canada. Founded in 1986, Prosper Canada is a national charity dedicated to expanding economic opportunity for Canadians living in poverty through program and policy innovation. As Canada’s leading national champion of financial empowerment, they work with governments, businesses, and community groups to develop and promote financial policies, programs and resources that transform lives and foster the prosperity of all Canadians.

In moments of financial hardship, it is difficult to know where to turn. Prosper Canada has made resources available online to help alleviate the challenge of finding the information.

The Financial Relief Navigator: is designed to help Canadians learn about all the money supports available from federal and provincial governments as well as major financial institutions, telecom companies and utility providers.

The Asset Building ToolKit: are resources to help families and individuals for goal setting, action planning and information on financial products and government supports that can help with building long-term savings.

The Tax filing toolkit: In this toolkit you will find materials to help you learn what is involved in filling your taxes. You will also find fact sheets for the different Benefits and Credits available.

Dealing with Debt ToolKit: The worksheets are a set of activities to help you manage your debt, identify your money priorities, calculate what you owe and strategize how you can pay it back. To download the forms in your preferred language simply scroll to the orange banner and select French or English from the drop-down menu.

Financial decisions are weaved into our everyday life, from creating a household budget, meal planning, buying a car, choosing a mortgage, and managing debt. These resources provide knowledge and support so Canadians can feel empowered in personal financial decisions and to successfully reach financial goals.