The Finance You Need To Know is a holistic personal finance boot camp that teaches you the strategies and techniques required for a successful and independent future. This is a course created BY young professionals FOR young professionals.
If you are interested in the best ways to create and grow your wealth, or already know a lot but want to take things to the next level, then this is the course for you!
Course Learning Outcomes
✅ Learn to manage expenses, identify unnecessary ones, and reduce your cost of living
✅ Understand the advantages of different accounts, such as the TFSA, RRSP, Roth IRA, 401k, and more, through visual and analytical examples
✅ Learn how the stock market works, how mutual funds, index funds, ETFs, and individual company investments differ, and the techniques from legendary investors such as Warren Buffett, Benjamin Graham, Peter Lynch, and Ray Dalio
✅ Learn how owning a home is affordable, and what a mortgage is, all through visual examples and with spreadsheet templates you can modify and use
✅ Understand the basics of taxes (everyone's favourite!), including income taxes, deductions, credits, and capital gains
✅ Understand how to leverage your unique talents and interests, along with the strategies and techniques you learn in this course, to develop alternative passive income streams
✅ Learn qualitative techniques, such as time management hacks, that enable you to invest more in yourself (you are awesome and are your most valuable resource!)
How we expect to add value to your life
Your time is valuable, and we don't plan on wasting it. Our goal is to provide at least 10 times more value to you than you pay for this course over the next 5 years.
Here is some data we have to show you why we think this course is worth your time.
Students who take this course:
✅ Have reduced their monthly expenses by an average of 10+%
✅ Learn how to get more out of each pay check (on average about 3.5% more) by utilizing the different registered investment accounts
✅ Know how to purchase investments in the stock market, what passive investing and asset allocation are, how to minimize fees, and how to automate their investments, which will earn / save more than $2400 over the next 5 years
✅ Understand how to get other people to pay off their mortgage, the hidden costs of real estate, and if real estate is right for them
✅ Have greater tax knowledge that can help save them thousands of dollars every year (results vary depending on income however)
On average, our feedback suggests that students will:
Save / earn an extra $6850 over the next 5 years
Again, we are long term thinkers, so we hope these results only compound more over your lifetime.
My name is Zachary Kahn and I am the co-founder of Compound Confidence. I have a passion for helping people learn the skills and strategies that allow them to achieve anything they want while doing what they love. I work at Google and graduated from university with a combined degree in Chemical Engineering and Computer Science. I enjoy building great education and technology products. We would love for you to join Compound Confidence so that we can be part of your financial freedom journey.
"[Zack has] designed the course to help young adults navigate through the finance world and truly develop a better understanding for The Finance You Need To Know. I would highly recommend this course to anyone. All the info that is covered in the course is extremely valuable and beneficial to know especially for young adults starting their first job or saving for their first big purchase."
- Brad Alteman, Chemical Engineer
"Designed with simplicity in mind, this course includes everything that a young person needs to make informed financial decisions. Covering topics that are often overlooked in high school curriculums, The Finance You Need To Know provides students with an excellent understanding of the complex and ever-changing financial world. Whether you are a commerce student or a financial novice, this course will help you chart a path to financial freedom successfully."
- Liam Dyson, Editor, University of Toronto History Students' Association
"Great program that covers all the basics and more! I felt [the course] did a great job covering all the topics and gave great examples to easily understand [the concepts covered]. Definitely recommend!"
- Matt Hernandez, Founder, Sprout Financial
"This is an excellent course for university students and young professionals. I like the way it was logically laid out - all with referenced material from well respected investors. Well done Zack - your authentic passion for teaching and technical excellence shows through."
- Melanie Hnatyshyn, P.Eng
"I've had the pleasure of knowing the Kahn brothers (course creators) for a number of years and one thing that stands out is their ability to set themselves up for success. This course is a perfect example of this trait as it is designed to give you the necessary tools to maximize your success during your life-long financial journey."
- Pablo Fernandez Grandizo, Embedded System Engineer, Intel
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