Managing Your Finances During COVID-19

Written by USW 9511 Admin on Tuesday May 26, 2020

USW's Lifeline program has arranged an information session for members on May 27. 2020 to address some questions about personal finances during this time.


Managing Your Finances During COVID-19

Wednesday, May 27 starting at 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. 

Please join in this free webinar.  It’s full of a lot of useful information.  Available to all USW members and their families.

What you will learn:

  • Crisis budgeting – and how to get permission to defer payments.
  • Credit reporting issues – how to check for your credit score and how your credit is affected by the COVID-19 situation.
  • Deferring payments - the effect later on such as with rent, mortgage, and credit card payments.
  • Scams, frauds during this time of Covid-19.
  • Questions & answers to follow.

Presented by:  Richard Haggins, Credit Canada Debt Solutions.

Credit Canada is a non-profit organization.  For more than 50 years, it has helped thousands to avoid bankruptcy, become debt-free and achieve financial wellness.  Credit Canada has been providing both educational and credit counselling services to USW members for the past 15 years.

Join in the webinar by using your computer or by phone.   All you have to do is listen.  There is also an opportunity to ask questions.


To register:  Send an email to to express your interest (include you are from USW 9511).  You will be sent back the link for the program.