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This is the stuff you millionaires in the making need to know to kick start or propel you on your financial fitness journey. Tracey Bissett, Founder of Bissett Financial Fitness and award winning Financial Literacy Champion, gives you the straight goods each week to set yourself up for financial success. As a former executive at TD Bank, one of Canada's Big 5 Banks, Tracey has worked with and in support of thousands of individuals and entrepreneurs to secure the financing they needed.  This hands on experience combined with her formal financial education, Masters of Business Administration and Chartered Financial Analyst designation, position Tracey uniquely to coach all things money. Tracey goes behind-the-scenes of all the money matters with need-to-know tips, money-making demystified, and special power-player interviews. Join us weekly for Financial Fitness Training that will turn even a Cash Couch Potato into a Marathon Money Maker.

Oct 22, 2019

Hilda Gan is the President and Founder of People Bright Consulting, a company known for delivering custom human resource solutions. Hilda is an HR consultant, trainer, and keynote speaker, and combines her business acumen, business ownership experience, and HR expertise to help organizations build the foundation to successfully hire, retain, and engage employees. She is the creator of the Connect with REVUP™ Program, a program that trains, mentors, and coaches executives to develop their people management skills. Hilda is also passionate about working with young adults through her Leadership/Management Training Program.


Hilda joins me today to answer the questions that young millionaires in the making and Young Money listeners have asked. She reveals how you can stimulate your creative mind at work and the benefits of volunteering and taking advantage of company mentor programs. Hilda shares the approach you should take to deal with a problematic manager and how to handle workplace harassment. She also shares what you should do if you lose your job and the importance of having a contingency fund in place.

“If you have a mentor program in your company, take advantage of it.” - Hilda Gan

This Week on Young Money:


  • How to manage your creative mind at work.
  • Balancing what you want to do and have to do at work.
  • The benefits of volunteering.
  • How to tell your manager that you want to do more.
  • Why you should take advantage of mentor programs.
  • How to deal with a difficult manager or workplace harassment.
  • What you should do if you lose your job.
  • The difference between job termination and a layoff.
  • Contingency funds, severance, and financial steps to take if you lose your job.

Key takeaways:


  1. Take advantage of volunteer and mentor programs.
  2. Have a contingency fund in place.
  3. Respectful, professional and ongoing communication is key. 

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