Refreshments will be served. Please click the blue "register" button to register for the class(es). If you need assistance in registering, please call 504.214.8275.
Access to Google platform and a Gmail account is required.
Participants are encouraged to bring laptops/Macbooks, iPads/tablets to class.
Week 1, June 03 - 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, June 10 - My Money Habitude with Deneka Desroches, People's Housing+
Explore your money personality profile that connects with your financial behavior.
Week 3, June 17 - Creating A Budget/Spending Plan with Deneka Desroches, People's Housing+
This class will focus on money habits. Analyze your April and May income and expenses to create a budget/spending plan for June.
Week 4, June 24 - 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, July 01 - Credit 101 with Diana Holmes, Chase Bank
Learn the importance of credit and how it affects your everyday life.
Week 6, July 08 - 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, July 15 - 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, July 22 - Vision Board Presentations
Present your 5-year plan using Canva to create a digital vision board.