The province is making an effort to help college and university students handle their money wisely.

The province wants students to be aware of their credit, how to manage it and why it’s important to do so.

Ontario’s Minister of Government and Consumer Services, David Orazietti says it’s important that postsecondary students make responsible borrowing decisions.

Your credit rating can impact your ability to get a loan, buying a house and buying a vehicle.

Their money essentials guide can be found at http://www.getsmarteraboutmoney.ca