Workshops are offered for groups of students, by request, on the topics below. Workshops must be requested at least two weeks prior to the desired date, and are approximately one-hour in length. The requesting faculty/staff member, or student/student organization is responsible for securing the meeting space and the promotion of the event. Basic computer access and projection capabilities on-site are appreciated. To schedule a workshop, complete the workshop request form.
- Spending Strategies – Budgeting, goal-setting, and even buying cars are topics in this workshop which will help you make a plan and stick to it.
- Earning Essentials – Your income is your greatest wealth building tool. This lessons covers negotiating salary, understanding paychecks, benefits, and taxes. Cost-of-living comparisons and finding work that matters to you will also be discussed
- Borrowing Basics – This workshop introduces credit and debt management. Learn how to understand your credit report, improve your score, and debunk credit myths.
- Protecting Against Risk – This important workshop covers the topics of different types of insurance, when to buy them, and what coverage they provide. Identity theft is also a key focus of this lesson, with strategies for protecting your most valuable asset.
- Saving & Investing – From emergency funds to real-estate to stocks, bond, and mutual funds, this lesson covers different savings vehicles.
- Know What You Owe – An overview on the different types of student loans available for financing education, as well as a discussion on repayment strategies.
- Dollars and Sense – A workshop for graduating seniors which provides a checklist for all skills needed in developing a financial transition plan.
If a student wishes to schedule a one-on-one appointment on any of these topics, email us.