Personal Finance

How a Student Price Card (SPC) Can Help Students Save Money

The Student Price Card (SPC) is a Canadian loyalty program that gives students access to discounts and deals at thousands of restaurants and retailers across Canada. The most common SPC Card offers are around 10-15% off food, clothing, tickets, books, school supplies, and more.  

Where Can I Buy an SPC Card?

SPC Cards are available across Canada:                 

I was refused Ontario Works, what should I do?

Sometimes when you file an application for social assistance through Ontario Works, you don't qualify to receive any money. You should receive a letter saying why you're not eligible, and you have a right to appeal the decision.

You may want to appeal if you've been denied financial assistance, or if you think the amount you're receiving is too low. 

To challenge the decision, you need to go through two steps.