Our seminars are available to the clients and employees of human service agencies in Central Maryland.
We are also available to provide seminars for businesses, and public venues such as the various library branches throughout the area. The seminars teach comprehensive financial management skills in a user friendly and meaningful practical way. Each presentation may last up to two hours and could include handouts, quizzes, and other materials.
We offer a broad range of seminar topics to include but not limited to the following titles:
- Where Did My Money Go – an exploratory course covering budgeting, saving, and ways to increase income and reduce expenses.
- Understanding Credit – includes information on establishing and using credit, as well as understanding credit reports and scores.
- Your Job and Your Money – a practical class on the tools for acquiring a job and the necessary financial skills associated with managing your income.
- Investing Basics – a primer on the jargon of investing and the many alternatives to consider.
- Planning for Retirement – it’s not just about money but many other considerations as well.
- Preparing for Tax Time – a practical discussion centering around deductions and credits to include the EITC, and implications of the Affordable Care Act.
- Financial Forum – a lively and engaging Q&A about the financial issues you most want to discuss.
In addition we offer other topics inviting guest speakers to address such topics as :
- Affording College – grants, scholarships, and the FAFSA are discussed.
- Housing – affordability, tenant rights, and other issues are explored.
- Identity Theft and Financial Fraud – timely information and ways to prevent being a victim.
To schedule a seminar for your organization, call 410-313-0239 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming Seminars and Other Events
- Investing Basics
April 26, 2018 - April 27, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Does investing seem like alphabet soup? Do you know the difference between an ETF and a MF, or a MMF from a CD? Are you risk averse and worried about losing money? Roy Yenoli of MakingChange presents an overview of the basics of investing at the Glenwood Branch of the Howard County Library. Continue Reading
- Budgeting (Where did my Money Go)
May 8, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Roy Yenoli presents a financial workshop, “Where did my Money go? (Budgeting & Saving) Continue Reading
- May 22, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Does investing seem like alphabet soup? Do you know the difference between an ETF and a MF, or a MMF from a CD? Are you risk averse and worried about losing money? Roy Yenoli of MakingChange presents an overview of the basics of investing at the Crofton Branch of the Anne Arundel County Library. Continue Reading