Using myBlueprint.ca you will put together 3 budgets at different stages of life.
Budget Goals: Income should always equal your expenses (INCOME - EXPENSES = 0. Remember saving are considered an expense, so think about how you can invest extra income in your budget.)
Budget 1: You have just graduated high school and are going to find a summer job and live with a friend. What will you budget look like finically to make this work?
Budget 2: It is 5-6 years after graduation and you have accomplished a post-secondary education towards a chosen career from that you have researched on myBlueprint.ca. You have an entry level job now in that chosen career what will you budget look like finically living on your own?
Budget 3: It is 20-25 years after graduation and you are close to the top pay scale in your chosen career from that you have researched on myBlueprint.ca. What will you budget look like finically and potential with a family?
After completing the three Budgets got to your myBlueprint.ca Dashboard: ACTIVITIES and complete are reflection on the Budgeting Assignment answering the following questions:
1. What was your biggest challenge balancing your budget?
2. Before this budgeting assignment I thought?
3. Now I think finical health & budgeting are?
4. What have you learned from the budgeting experience and wh? Is there anything you are more aware of or would change about your spending habits?
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Green Bricks is very pleased to offer to grade 10-12 students FREE participation in the 3rd Annual Green Collar Futures Career Conference on Saturday February 13, 2016 at the Hilton Metrotown, Burnaby. Please see attached the poster for the event.
*Space is VERY LIMITED (and a school limit may apply) so students can register at http://www.greenbricks.ca/futures/register.php. Students MUST be registered by February 9, 2016 to attend this event but as it "sold out" last year we recommend registering as early as possible. If you would like a poster to place in your school career centre, please let us know your mailing address or you can print the attached.