Empowerment Financial Literacy Workshop
Delivery Type on-site
Experience Type adult-credit-course,adult-leisure-learning
TARGET AGE (IF APPLICABLE) 18-to-30-years,30-to-50-years,50-to-65-years,65YEARS
One of the best ways to strengthen families is through economic empowerment, including homeownership classes, ITIN applications, and financial literacy education.
Money management and economic concerns are addressed through our monthly group financial literacy or homeownership classes providing you budgeting knowledge, money handling skills, and the basics of surviving in the financial world. It is never too early to start planning! This program is an 8-hour course on the following topics.
- Budgeting – identifying income, distinguishing between needs and wants, and developing a personal budget
- Savings – basics and best ways of savings, how to become debt-free
- Investing – basic investing knowledge, strategies, and resources, retirement accounts, etc.
- Taxes – understanding taxes, how to read pay stubs, tax terms and tax forms, special tax credits and benefits, tax saving strategies
Classes are held at El Centro’s Main Office, 650 Minnesota Ave., Kansas City, Kansas.