Financial Literacy Week Nov. 12-15

Financial Literacy Week is the perfect opportunity to gain financial skills and connect with resources to get you started. Starting Tuesday, Nov. 12, the Office of Student Financial Planning will be offering events throughout the week for students, faculty and staff. Some perks you won’t want to miss include: Cultural Credit, food, swag and attend three events to enter a drawing for a $200 bookstore gift card.

Financial Literacy Week Schedule:

Hatter Hacks: Budgeting and Saving Money

Nov. 12, 11 a.m. – Noon

Rinker Welcome Center, Lynn Presentation Room

 Wells Fargo Bank will share strategies for setting a personal budget, tracking your spending habits and saving money for short-term and long-term goals. *Cultural Credit Available

Making Money Moves: What to Focus on First

Nov. 12, 3 – 4 p.m.

LBC 224 

Dr. Valrie Chambers, Professor in the School of Business, will provide insight on the financial challenges you may come across throughout your lifetime and help you learn what to tackle first.*Cultural Credit Available

Thank a Donor Day

Nov. 13, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Stetson Green

This fun event, hosted by Donor Relations and Green, White and YOU, is an opportunity for students to write required thank you notes to scholarship donors. Thank you cards are provided, along with music, food, a free t-shirt and chances to win prizes.

Financial Aid Tips and FAFSA

Nov. 13, 4 – 5:30 p.m.

LBC 317

Join the Office of Student Financial Planning and learn all about applying for financial aid. After the presentation, you will have the opportunity to complete your 2020-2021 FAFSA with the expert help of a financial aid counselor. *Cultural Credit Available

What You Need to Know about Personal Income Taxes

Nov. 14, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

LBC 123 

Come learn everything you wanted to know about personal income taxes but were afraid to ask! This session is delivered by Bonnie Holloway, Lecturer in the School of Business. *Cultural Credit Available

Let’s Talk Credit

Nov. 15, 11 a.m. – Noon

Rinker Welcome Center, Lynn Presentation Room

This workshop by Wells Fargo will help you understand the basics of personal credit, the important role it will play in your financial future and tips for getting started. *Cultural Credit Available

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