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Creative Arts Contest Live Event

The Creative Arts Contest is the youth focused fall event sponsored by the St. Louis Regional Financial Empowerment Coalition. The purpose of the contest is to create age appropriate awareness about credit and financial matters. 6th– 8th students are encouraged to answer this year’s Credit Awareness Month question with an original song and accompanying video. This […]

Home Buying Basics

Attend our Home Buying Workshop to learn: • How to achieve affordable and successful homeownership! • Down Payment Assistance Programs that are available • How to get a FREE credit analysis? • What documentation you need to be approved for a loan?

Using Credit Cards Wisely

Participants in this class will learn the different ways to use your credit cards and strategies for maximizing your credit building goals while staying within a budget. Learn to prevent common mistakes made with impulse shopping.

Financial Planning: Protecting Yourself and Your Finances

Finding it harder to know who and what to trust with your personal information? This presentation from a community banking representative will  help you learn important information about protecting your identity and assets online and elsewhere. Come earlier at 12:00 p.m. with your lunch to share in community with our Lunch Bunch!

Get Credit Ready for Homeownership

This class will cover the WHO, WHAT, and WHY of credit and homeownership. We will discuss the foundation of credit, which starts with budgeting and getting finances in order. We will also discuss how to build or establish credit and lastly the basic credit requirements to obtain a mortgage loan with a lender. Kyra Jefferson […]

Get Credit Ready for Homeownership

https://attend.mylibrary.org/event/7135184 This class will cover the WHO, WHAT, and WHY of credit and homeownership. We will discuss the foundation of credit, which starts with budgeting and getting finances in order. We will also discuss how to build or establish credit and lastly the basic credit requirements to obtain a mortgage loan with a lender. Our […]

Credit Score & Predatory Financial Services

Learn about your credit report and what your score means as well as predatory financial services. You will learn how they take advantage of you and cost you more. A virtual option is available when you pre-register.