Get the tools necessary for financial fitness and freedom. Learn the importance of saving, budgeting, credit, and financial independence in this 8 workshop series with People's Housing+.
Refreshments will be served.
Access to Google platform and a Gmail account is required.
Participants are encouraged to bring laptops/Macbooks, iPads/tablets to class.
Week 1 - Introduction to Financial Management with Deneka Desroches, People's Housing+
Learn the basic terms of financial management and explore free programs designed to help manage your income and expenses.
Week 2 - My Money Habitude with Deneka Desroches, People's Housing+
Explore your money personality profile that connects with your financial behavior.
Week 3 - Creating A Budget/Spending Plan with Deneka Desroches, People's Housing+
This class will focus on money habits. Analyze your February income and expenses and create a budget/spending plan for April.
Week 4 - Creating A Savings Goal with Diana Holmes, Chase Bank
Learn how to create a S.M.A.R.T. financial goal and stick to it.
Week 5 - Credit 101 with Diana Holmes, Chase Bank
Learn the importance of credit and how it affects your everyday life.
Week 6 - Home Buying 101 with Deneka Desroches, People's Housing+ and Reneé Davis, Chase Bank
Learn how to buy a home step-by-step working with a Realtor and a Mortgage Lender.
In Class Assignment: My Budget vs My Dream + Home Shopping For A Mortgage
Week 7 - Living Within My Means with Deneka Desroches, People's Housing+
Learn debt management strategies, how to review credit reports for discrepancies, and ways to monitor your credit with Mint.com.
Week 8 - Vision Board Presentations
Present your 5-year plan using Canva to create a digital vision board.
EVENT TYPE: | Personal Finance | Community | Business | Adult Literacy |
TAGS: | Open Doors | Adult |
|Mon, Jun 05||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Tue, Jun 06||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Wed, Jun 07||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Thu, Jun 08||10:00AM to 7:00PM|
|Fri, Jun 09||10:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sat, Jun 10||10:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sun, Jun 11||Closed|
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