The Financial Competency Curriculum developed at McMaster University has one overall goal: to make future Health Professionals knowledgeable about Personal Finance issues in an unbiased manner. The hope is that this reduces stress regarding your finances so you can focus on what’s of primary concern to you: thriving in your current program and future career.
Topics covered Revenue/debt sources and management, budgeting, insurance, transportation options (this sessions takes place at the end of September)
Topics covered budget and debt planning revisited, new revenue sources, renumeration in the health care field (this session takes place in September)
Topics covered revenue, expenses and taxes after graduation, home buying/mortgages, investment planning, debt management, insurance revisited, wills (this session takes place at the end of March)