Debt Education, Budgeting & Credit Webinars | Workshops

The Credit Counselling Society is committed to helping Canadians improve their money management skills and learn how to use credit wisely.

Our education team serves communities in Alberta, BC, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Ontario through:

  • In-person workshops
  • Webinars (online workshops)
  • Train the trainer sessions
  • Information sessions for groups who want to know how our services and programs can help their clients

Click on one of the links below to learn more, or email us with your questions:

Public webinar schedule Webinar course topics Employer and employee assistance programs
Public Webinar Schedule
(on MyMoneyCoach.ca)
Webinar Topics Employers & Employee Assistance Programs
Workshops for post secondary school students. Workshops for the financial services industry. Workshops and seminars for local community groups.
Post Secondary Students Financial Services Industry Community Groups
  Workshops and webinars for clients of the Credit Counselling Society.  
  CCS Clients  

 

The Credit Counselling Society's Education Team

 

Lisa Rogers, Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society
 

Lisa Rogers

Lisa is a Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society. She has over 10 years experience as an educator and facilitator. Before joining the Credit Counselling Society, she worked to promote and educate others on saving energy and money with BC’s largest electrical utility. Lisa obtained her Bachelor of Education from the University of British Columbia and is passionate about educating others and making connections with those she helps. She is based in British Columbia. Email Lisa.

 

Catherine Lopez, Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society
 

Catherine Lopez

Catherine Lopez is a Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society and is based out of BC. She has over 10 years of experience in customer service, training, and management; which includes working in the financial industry and as a Credit Counsellor with the Credit Counselling Society. She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree through Simon Fraser University. Catherine is keen on enhancing and delivering financial literacy education to those within her community. Email Catherine.

 

Sheilagh Cahill, Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society
 

Sheilagh Cahill

Sheilagh is a Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society. She obtained her Certificate in Entertainment Administration from the University of British Columbia and her Diploma in Business Management from Capilano University. She has over 10 years of experience in business development, producing television and project management. She loves meeting people, building great partnerships and increasing awareness about CCS's programs and services. She connects with the financial sector, community organizations and unions throughout the Lower Mainland and BC to help increase financial literacy. Email Sheilagh.

 

Manraj Waraich, Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society in Edmonton
 

Manraj Waraich

Manraj is the Credit Counselling Society’s Financial Educator for Edmonton. She has over 7 years of experience in customer service and community work. She completed her Bachelor of Commerce degree through the University of Alberta’s School of Business. Manraj is passionate about helping others reach their full potential, and building connections throughout the community. Email Manraj.

 

Ben Eggen, Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society in Calgary, Alberta
 

Ben Eggen

Ben is a Financial Educator with the Credit Counselling Society. He has over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry. Before joining the Credit Counselling Society, he worked in the life insurance industry providing clients with insurance solutions for both personal and business needs. Ben has obtained Diplomas in both Criminology as well as Financial Services. Ben is passionate about educating others in the basics of personal finance and financial literacy. He is based in Calgary, Alberta. Email Ben.

 

Tim St. Vincent is the Credit Counselling Society's Financial Educator in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
 

Tim St. Vincent

Tim is our Financial Educator for Manitoba and Saskatchewan and is based out of Winnipeg. He has over 20 years combined experience in Financial Services, Customer Service and Training. Tim has completed the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) program as well as the Canadian Securities Course (Hons.) and his Certificate In Management (C.I.M.) through the University of Manitoba. Tim believes strongly in the power of education, planning and acting on your plan. Email Tim.

 

Anne Arbour is the Credit Counselling Society's financial educator in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).

 

Anne Arbour

Anne Arbour is the Credit Counselling Society’s Financial Educator for the Greater Toronto Area. Anne has over 20 years combined experience in facilitation and financial services, including operating her own small business financing company. Anne graduated with an MBA from York University - Schulich School of Business. She is passionate about promoting financial literacy in her community, about meeting new people and building strong working relationships. Email Anne

 

Laurie Brady is the Credit Counselling Society's financial educator in Hamilton.

 

Laurie Brady

Laurie Brady is our Financial Educator for Hamilton, Ontario and the surrounding area. She has over thirteen years’ experience in sales, management, coaching and facilitation in the financial services sector, as well as five years of teaching experience at the university level. Laurie has a BA and MA in Art/Architectural History from York University and pursued doctoral studies at Carleton University. Laurie is dedicated to community service and enthusiastic about lifelong learning on a range of subjects, specializing in financial literacy at the Credit Counselling Society. Email Laurie

 

Gary Rusyn is the Credit Counselling Society's financial educator in Ottawa.

 

Gary Rusyn

Gary is the Credit Counselling Society’s Financial Educator for Ottawa. He has over 7 years of experience in the financial industry, as well as teaching high school in Montreal. Gary is also fluently bilingual in English and French. Gary enjoys educating consumers on how to effectively manage their money better, and he also really likes working with groups. Email Gary

 

Stacy Yanchuk Oleksy is the Credit Counselling Society's Director of Education and Community Awareness.

 

Stacy Yanchuk Oleksy

Stacy is the Director of Education and Community Awareness for the Credit Counselling Society. She has over 15 years of facilitation experience, and managed our Counselling department for 3 years. She loves meeting new people and is constantly on the lookout for ways to build relationships, partnerships and create awareness about CCS's programs and services.