Financial Literacy Resource Website

Budgeting - New Immigrants

Manitoba START - Information and Referral for New Immigrants - Budget Profiles

This website provides budgeting informtion to help plan for the costs of living in Manitoba. Living in Manitoba will be different in many ways from your country of origin. The Budget Calculator will hlep you understand how to plan for costs of living, based on your income and family situation.

Living in Manitoba: A Resource Guide for Immigrant Women

This guide designed for women helps new immigrants adjust to life in Manitoba. Budgeting, opening a bank account, credit and financial support for senior women are a few of the topics discussed.

Manitoba Immigration and Multiculturalism Website

This website provides information for prospective immigrants about life in Manitoba. Some of the topics discussed include information about banking and money, shopping, taxes, and financial assistance.


This website will connect you with a counsellor who will assess your personal situation and help you find the help you need to adjust to life and find a job.

START services include:

  • registration for ENTRY, our orientation program for new immigrants
  • referral to an employment service that will help you with your career plan
  • referral to the immigrant settlement worker in your neighbourhood