Category: Credit & Debit

Kids Money Skills for Teens

Topics: (1 hour) ·         Banking 101 ·         Budgeting (Needs vs Wants) ·         Games/Activities Option to open accounts on site (1 hour): ·         If the youth is under 16, parents will need to bring a valid government-issued ID and social security for the child to open an account. ·         If the youth is 16 and over, they need to have a […]

Using Credit Cards Wisely During the Holidays

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. You will learn these in time to implement during the busy holiday season in order to prevent common mistakes made with impulse shopping.

Understanding Credit

Learn reasons why having good credit is important, what’s in your credit report, how to get your credit report for free, and dispute incorrect information. Participants will also learn strategies to establish or rebuild credit and learn how to freeze their credit if needed. There is time at the end of the class for participants […]

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.

Is Your Credit Ready For That Purchase?

Finalizing the credit resume. Learn how to examine your credit report, understand how purchases effect your score and if you should be concerned about a partner or significant others credit. Pre-Register @ https://slpl.bibliocommons.com/events/6310d7cb96317542000ee4f9

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.