Making sound financial decisions and knowing how to manage money are critical skills to enjoying a secure financial future. Many individuals lack the knowledge necessary to make these financial choices. Lack of savings, growing debt, and dependence on Payday loans. Are all indicators that suggest access to financial literacy programs are a pressing need in our society, especially for youth and families that are transitioning from welfare to self-sufficiency.
On Friday, March 1st at Webster Head Start location, from 9 AM – 1 PM, PCCEO Head Start will be hosting a “MAKING cents OF IT” Financial Workshop. Janice Parker, JP Credit Education Consulting, LLC will be the presenter discussing the following topics:
· Creating A Budget
· Managing Finances
· Building Savings
· Strategies for Paying Bills On-Time
· Utilizing Community Resources
· Working with Limited Resources
For more information please contact Morocca Burnside at (309) 671 – 3960 ext. 231.