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Contact the
Debt Free Grad
by e-mail

or by phone
(604) 738-2115

Murray Baker is the debt-free graduate. He is Canada's foremost authority on student financial planning and author of the best seller, The Debt-Free Graduate, a financial survival guide for students, published by HarperCollins.

Since its release, the The Debt-Free Graduate has received overwhelming response, has made The Toronto Star best-seller list and has now gone to a third printing. A revised edition has recently been released.

He has now brought many of the tips and strategies of this bestseller to the Web via this site and through The Debt-Free Guide and Financial Planning Tools sites which he developed in partnership with Human Resources and Development Canada.

Murray Baker receives numerous requests to speak to both students and parents on the topic of student finance. He presents a combination of the essentials of financial management with sound strategies for managing your money, blended with humour that captures the fun and follies of the campus experience.

From money-saving tactics and student jobs, to tax breaks and travelling on the cheap -- he covers it all!

Murray Baker has appeared in numerous publications, including:

The Globe and Mail
The National Post
The Vancouver Sun
The Toronto Star
Halifax Chronicle-Herald
Canadian MoneySaver
Campus Canada
University Affairs/Affaires Universitaires
January Magazine.

Murray has also made appearances on:

Canada AM
CBC Newsworld
CITY-TV's Breakfast TV
The Camilla Scott Show
BCTV's Money Talks
CTV's Eye on Toronto
and Global News.

He has also done numerous interviews on CBC Radio and other national and regional stations across Canada.
Murray has previously co-ordinated first year programs at the University of Western Ontario, focusing on transition and financial issues and has collaborated on numerous student life research products. He has also worked in the area of student career and employment counseling. Murray now lectures nationally on student financial issues and conducts research on student financing, in addition to writing for various financial and educational publications.
Contact Murray directly:
or by phone: (604) 738-2115

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