Tags » MSw


After an impromptu adventure to Tynemouth with Squidward Ste on Friday, in which we were brutalised by huge waves dumping us onto the beach, I decided that the adage “ 164 more words


Money Smart Week wrap-up

Money Smart Week might be over, but it’s not too late to enter the Money Smart Week Scavenger Hunt and win $500. Click the image or go here: … 80 more words


Money Smart Friday - Protect

Money Smart Week is drawing to a close. So far, we’ve shared tips and resources for earning, borrowing, saving, investing, and spending money. Today, we’ll talk about protecting yourself and your financial situation. 306 more words


Money Smart Thursday- Spend

Now that we’ve learned about earning, borrowing, saving, and investing our money, it’s time to talk about spending it. Spend is the fourth of the MyMoney Five principles. 304 more words


Eliminating the Field Internship Requirement in Social Work Education?

Recently, Social Justice Solutions published a blog post on “the importance of social work internships” which mentioned attempts to influence the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) to reduce its field placement requirements in its MSW accreditation standards. 17 more words

Social Work

Money Smart Wednesday- Save & Invest

We’re halfway through Money Smart Week and so far we’ve covered earning and borrowing money. Today’s MyMoney Five principle is Save & Invest.

Responsible saving is the best way to prepare for life’s emergencies and unexpected events as well as for big planned purchases and events like retirement or childcare. 342 more words


Money Smart Tuesday- Borrow

Yesterday we learned about the Earn principle and shared resources related to salaries, taxes, and benefits. Today is all about the Borrow principle.

Even after you’ve maximized your income and benefits, you may still find yourself in a position needing extra funds for big purchases like a house, a car, or that education you need to further your career. 403 more words