Momentum Webinars are bi-weekly webinars, featuring keynote speakers about money management and employment readiness.

We pick a topic that is most helpful to our community. 

Upcoming

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 @ 3:00PM MST
Be Local
Be Local is a thriving business initiative at Momentum. Join us for more information about how to join and support this network.
Join us: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TdwKrThrQDCELmJbTqQrNg

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 @ 3:00PM MST
Emergency Savings
Join us: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TdwKrThrQDCELmJbTqQrNg

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 @2:00PM MST
Disability Tax Credit & RDSP Information Session
In this webinar we will discuss what the Disability Tax Credit is and what an Registered Disability Savings Plan is. We will go over who is eligible, how to apply and other pertinent information.
Join us: https://tinyurl.com/y8wp2lw8

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 @ 3:00PM MST
Momentum programs/financial wellness programs Calgary
Join us: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_TdwKrThrQDCELmJbTqQrNg

Archive

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 @ 3:00PM MST
Money Talks: Staycations – Save Money and Maximize your Summer!
This short webinar talks about staycation ideas that includes budget conscious activities and planning.
Youtube Link: https://youtu.be/5NKMdz7u0S4

July 7, 2020
Money Talks: Free Money for your Kids’ Education: Understanding RESPs

What hopes do you have for your children? Come learn how to save for your children’s future and understand how you can get $2,000 of free government money for your child’s education.
Recording Link: Youtube Link

June 30, 2020
Money Talks: Basic Needs Fund Information
This webinar welcomes Taylor Johnson, Community Advocate from Sunrise Community Link Resource Centre, to learn the update on the Basic Needs Fund.
Recording Link: Youtube Link

June 24, 2020
Financial First Aid for Practitioners
Recording Link: Youtube Link

June 23, 2020
Money Talks: Online Shopping – Is Free Shipping Worth it?
What is the true cost of “free shipping” deals?
Recording Link: Youtube Link

June 16, 2020
Money Talks: Debt Consolidation vs. Debt Forgiveness
In this week’s money talk we chat about the difference between debt forgiveness and debt consolidation.
Recording Link: Youtube Link

June 9, 2020
Money Talks: Rental Eviction – COVID update
In collaboration with Calgary Legal Guidance, this week’s webinar topic will discuss the updates on rent after May 1st.  We will talk about tenancy rights and things to consider if you are unable to make rent.
Keynote Speaker: Dana Martin, Maurice Law, Calgary Legal Guidance volunteer lawyer
Recording Link: Youtube Link

June 4, 2020
Momentum and CRA Webinar: CERB and Income Tax related Frauds and Scams
Recognize a CERB or income tax scam before it happens!
Keynote speaker: Bonnie McIntyre, Canada Revenue Agency

June 2, 2020
Money Talks: Debt management – is it EVER too late to address?
Learn about how and when to address your debt issues and learn about some financial consequences of the pandemic.
Keynote speaker: Nicole Olson, Senior Insolvency Administrator at BNA Debt Solutions
Recording Link: Youtube Link

May 26, 2020
Money Talks: Consumerism – Wants and Needs: what are you spending your money on?
Defining wants and needs and how to prioritize them in your budget.
Recording Link: Youtube Link

*4 Week Webinar Series on Taxes in Partnership with Sunrise Community Link Resource Centre*
May 7, 2020  – How to file your taxes during COVID-19
Recording Link: Youtube Link
May 14, 2020  – How to set up a My CRA Account and Manage My Documents
Recording Link: Youtube Link
May 21, 2020  – How can I get my taxes done amid COVID-19 if I am self-employed?
Recording Link: Youtube Link
May 28, 2020  – Should I file my own taxes?
Recording Link: Youtube Link

May 20, 2020
Get Ready To Work: Building Resilience
Resilience is important in your job search.
Keynote speaker: Darren Ferleyko – Director, Staff Wellness, University of Calgary.

May 19, 2020
Money Talks: Assets – You have more than you know
How can we use our assets to problem solve?
Join us: Youtube Link

May 12, 2020
Money Talks: Updates on Government Programs: Which one should you apply for?
Keynote Speaker: Kelly Dowdell, Policy and Research Specialist at Momentum.
Recording Link: Youtube Link

May 5, 2020
Money Talks: Food and Budgeting
Keynote Speaker: Jodie Moffatt, Financial Empowerment Facilitator at Momentum.
Recording Link: Youtube Link

April 30, 2020
Get Ready To Work: Market Insights and Employment Tips
Keynote Speaker: Jason Hamilton, Senior Account Manager at IT/IQ Tech Recruiters
Recording Link: Youtube Link

April 28, 2020
Money Talks: How to file personal income taxes during COVID-19
Keynote Speaker: Sunrise Community Link
Recording Link: Youtube Link

April 21, 2020
Money Talks: Stay Warm and Informed: the Ins and Outs of Utilities
Keynote Speaker: Irene Struk, Senior Consumer Education and Engagement Specialist at Utilities Consumer Advocate.
There is no Recording Link for this webinar.

April 14, 2020
Money Talks: Emergency Financial Planning
Keynote Speaker: Jodie Moffatt, Financial Empowerment Facilitator at Momentum.
Recording Link: Youtube Link

April 7, 2020 
Money Talks: Mortgage Deferrals.

Keynote Speaker: Ayashah Kothawala, Mortgage Broker with Jencor Mortgage Corporation
Recording Link: Youtube Link

April 2, 2020
Money Talks: Understanding the Canada Emergency Response Benefit.
Keynote Speaker: Kelly Dowdell, Policy and Research Specialist at Momentum.
Recording Link: Youtube Link