Financial Literacy Workshop Series @ Placentia Library

Feb 22, 2016

Placentia, CA – Learn how to save, manage and invest your money with knowledgeable Associates from Orange County’s Credit Union. Associates from Orange County’s Credit Union. Associates from Orange County’s Credit Union. No registration required.

March 23: Budget Basics and Understanding Your Credit
You’ve got your first apartment, landed a steady job, and now money is coming in regularly. There’s only one problem: It’s never quite as much as you’d like. Managing income and bills for the first time can be overwhelming, that’s why getting off to a good start through credit building and budgeting is essential. In this free seminar, learn the basics of creating, then sticking to a budget along with using credit wisely. It’s the perfect start to a path financial freedom!

April 27: Saving and Paying for College
When it comes to paying for a college education, tuition's not the only expense to consider. In a 2014-2015 analysis by collegeboard.org, it was found that the average public four-year college costs $9,139 and the average private four-year school costs $31,231 – that’s tuition and fees only. Add the rising cost of housing, books, supplies, and transportation and you’ll see that early planning and saving are essential. In this free seminar, learn how to navigate the world of scholarships, federal loans, private loans, and grants. Also, get a jump start on saving for out of pocket costs. No matter what your educational aspirations, we’ll help you get on track financially.

May 25: The 411 on Investments and Retirement
In today’s volatile market, planning for retirement can be overwhelming. With the array of investment accounts, pension plans, Social Security, plus your own savings through an IRA or 401K, it’s a lot to manage. Avoid the guessing game of allocating your assets and investments and ensure you don’t outlive your money. Attend this free seminar to ensure you're moving in the right direction.

June 22: Everything You Need to Know about Consumer and Mortgage Loans
In today’s economy, every major financial decision seems to require a loan. You want to get the best deal possible, but might not be sure where to start. Are you thinking of:
Applying for a credit card?
Purchasing or refinancing a home?
Starting a major home-improvement project?
Buying or leasing a vehicle?
Stop by our free workshop. We’ll explain the options that are out there and help you weigh the benefits of each.

 

When:

Session Time: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m

 

Where:

Placentia Library
Community Meeting Room
411 East Chapman Avenue
Placentia, CA 92870 

 

Information:

(714) 528-1906

information@placentialibrary.org

www.placentialibrary.org

 

Cost:

FREE!