Financial Education Program

Goods and Services

Here are articles about consuming goods and services, one of the three major themes of the financial education program. The articles in blue are in the general section of our website, and the articles in orange are in our site’s Youth Zone.

 

Laws and Organizations 

 

 

Rights and Responsibilities

   • Contracts  

   • Responsibility Under a Contract 

   • Consumer Warranties

   • Price Labelling 

   • Used Cars  

   • Rental Housing  

   • Cancelling a Contract 

   • Your Rights When You Shop

   • Understanding Warranties on Things You Buy 

   • Advertising 

   • Cellphone Contracts 

   • Car Expenses 

   • Driver's Licenses 

 

Remedies 

 

Credit

   • Credit Reports  

   • Guarantors 

   • Guarantors: When Someone Promises to Pay
     With or for You

         

 

Insurance

Work Force

Here are articles about entering the workforce, the second of three major themes of the financial education program. The articles in blue are in the general section of our website, and the articles in orange are in our site’s Youth Zone.

 

Laws and Organizations

 

Workplace

 • Hours of Work

 •  Responsibilities of Employees

 •  Loyalty to the Employer

 •  Work Uniforms

 •  Self-Employment

 •  Work Uniforms

 •  Work in Summer Camps

 

Remuneration

 

Breaks, Holidays and Leaves

• Breaks 

• Public Holidays

• Annual Vacation

• Time Off Work for Personal and Family Reasons

• Maternity, Paternity and Parental Leave

• Holidays, Vacations and Breaks

 

 

End of Employment

 

Harassment and Discrimination

   •  Psychological Harassment

   •  Sexual Harassment

   •  Discrimination

   •  Privacy in the Workplace

 

Remedies 

Education

Coming soon are new articles on education. In the meantime, you can consult our section on legal careers, as well as these articles: