ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕈᑎᒃᓴᑦ 1    ACTIVITY 1

ᐅᖓᓯᑦᑐᒧᑦ ᑕᑯᓐᓈᕐᓂᖅ

ᖃᓄᖅ ᐱᕚᓪᓕᖃᑦᑕᖅᑯᖓ ᓂᐅᕕᕋᐃᒐᒪ ᐱᒍᒪᔭᓐᓂᒃ? ᑮᑕᑲᐃᓐᓇᖅ ᐊᑯᓃᖅᑐᒧᓪᓘᓐᓃᑦ? 

TAKING A LONG VIEW

what do I benefit from purchasing what I choose to buy?

Short term or long term?

ᐃᓛᓐᓂᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᔭᕆᐊᑐᔪᖅ ᖃᓄᖅᑑᕈᑎᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᖅ ᓯᕗᓪᓕᐅᑎᒍᒪᔭᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ. ᐱᒍᒪᔭᑦᑎᓐᓂᒃ ᐃᓱᒪᖃᕋᔪᒃᑲᑦᑕ, ᐃᓱᒪᑦᓴᖅᓯᐅᕈᑎᖃᕈᓐᓃᖅᓱᑕ ᓱᓇᐃᑦ ᐱᐅᓂᖅᐸᐅᒻᒪᖔᑕ ᐅᕙᑦᑎᓐᓄᑦ ᐃᓚᑦᑎᓄᓪᓗ. 

Sometimes it’s difficult to set your priorities. Often our idea is clouded by what we want, and we fail to consider what is actually best for us and for our family.

ᐋᖅᑮᒐᓱᐊᕈᕕᑦ ᑐᕌᒐᑦᓴᒥᒃ ᓯᕗᓪᓕᐅᑎᔭᐅᔪᒥᓪᓘᓐᓃᑦ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᖅᑑᑎᓐᓄᑦ, ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓂᓕᒃ ᕿᒥᕐᕈᓗᒋᑦ ᐊᑲᐅᓂᖏᑦ ᐊᑲᐅᙱᓐᓂᖏᓪᓗ. 

Whenever you try to set a goal or a priority for your spending, it’s helpful to consider all the pros and cons.

ᐅᓇ ᐃᑲᔫᑎᖃᕐᓂᐊᖅᑲ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᒥ ᐊᑕᐅᓯᕐᒥ?

Will this still be helpful or useful to me in 1 year?

ᖃᓄᖅ ᑕᒪᓐᓇ ᐅᕙᓐᓂᒃ ᐃᑲᔪᕐᓂᐊᓕᖅᑲ?

How will this help me now?

ᐅᓇ ᐃᑲᔫᑎᖃᕐᓂᐊᖅᑲ ᑕᖅᑭᓂ 6−?

Will this still be helpful or useful to me in 6 months?

ᖃᓄᖅ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᖅᑑᑎᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᑖᑦᓱᒥᖓ ᐱᔭᕆᐊᑦᑐᕈᓐᓇᖅᑲ? 

How could spending money on this become difficult?

ᐱᓕᕆᖃᑎᒌᓐᓂᒃᑯᑦ  ᐋᖅᑭᓱᖅᑕᐅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᑖᒃᑯᓇᙵᑦ  ᐃᓄᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ  ᐱᓕᕆᕝᕕᖓᓐᓂ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ  ᐊᕐᕕᐊᓂ  ᐋᖅᑭᐅᒪᕝᕕᒃᑯᑦ  -  Developed in partnership between Department of Family Services and Aqqiumavvik Society