- Mon, Jan 29, 2018
- 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Added Jan 20 2018
This free series is designed to give individuals the knowledge, tools, and confidence they need to manage their finances. Participants are welcome to sign up for one or all of the courses in the series. Each workshop has limited space so make sure to sign up before the class is full!
How to Make a Budget and Stick to It
Tuesday, January 9, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, January 23, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Learn to identify money values so that you can align these with your own values. Youll set SMART financial goals and create a detailed financial plan that includes costs per paycheck and a savings timeline. Other topics covered will include understanding the components of a budget -- net income, expenses, and spending money down the road.
How to Save for Emergencies:
WEBINAR -- *Broadcasting live from IBAs Community Technology Center
Tuesday, February 6, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Weve all been there, scrambling to figure out how to pay for unexpected expenses -- a car repair, unplanned travel to help a family member, stretching the budget when youve had a cutback in hours or even the loss of a job. Learn how you can save and plan for these emergencies, so next time it wont break your bank!
How to Keep your Savings Safe:
Tuesday, February 20, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
When you know your rights, you can take the necessary steps to protect yourself. Become an empowered consumer and gain a better understanding of your rights through learning how to secure your savings!
How to Manage your Cash Flow:
Tuesday, March 6, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
What do you know about your cash-flow? This workshop illustrates its importance to your survival andgrowth while demonstrating how you can manage cash-flow, income, and benefits.
Filing Your Taxes and Managing Your Cash Flow:
Tuesday, April 3, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Tuesday, April 10, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Thursday, April 12, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Participants will review the progressive tax code and gain an understanding of how different people pay different amounts in taxes. Well also introduce free tools and provide guided assistance so participants feel more comfortable filing their taxes. When students leave, theyll have a better idea of what taxes they will be paying and how to use their return most effectively according to their biggest priorities (like savings).