Public invited to no-cost workshop on effective money management
Waukegan, IL, September 10th, 2013: Creating an effective budget in today’s economy can be challenging. Good money management includes understanding the best practices for retirement planning, as well as understanding the options to help craft a spending plan that best suit your needs. With that in mind, Consumer Credit union (CCU; $604 Million, Waukegan, IL), in cooperation with BALANCE Financial Fitness, is hosting a no-cost educational workshop, “Basics of Personal Finance.”
This timely, no-cost educational workshop is perfect for those trying to get a better handle on their budget and their finances. “Basics of Personal Finance” is presented by Buck Austin, a Financial Educator with BALANCE Financial Fitness. Mr. Austin will outline the steps required for one to fulfill their financial goals and achieve the retirement of their dreams. Just as importantly, the workshop discusses the various ins and outs of managing your credit and how to reduce debt.
“Effective money management and responsible retirement planning have never been more important than they are right now,” said Sean M. Rathjen, CCU President. “It’s critical to equip ourselves with the necessary tools that will help us reach our individual financial goals. This workshop is a great opportunity for those looking to adapt a life style conducive to achieving the financial standards they have set for themselves while confidently navigating the best course to financial security.”
"Basics of Personal Finance” is open to the public as well as credit union Members. The no-cost educational workshop is presented by Consumers Credit Union and BALANCE Financial Fitness in conjunction with Consumers Cooperative Association, the credit union's sponsor. Topics covered at the seminar include …
Creating a spending plan
Using credit wisely
Planning for retirement
Achieving your financial targets
Here are the details …
- Date: Thursday, September 26, 2013; doors open at 5:30 pm: seminar starts at 6:00 pm
- Location: Keylime Cove Resort, 1700 Nations Drive, Gurnee, IL
- Cost: Open to the public at no charge
- RSVP: Maria Contreras – via eMail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 847.265.5531
Seating is limited, so please contact Maria Contreras today to reserve your seat and/or for additional information about “Basics of Personal Finance.” Consumers Credit Union is Member-owned with offices in Waukegan, Mundelein, Round Lake Beach, Gurnee, North Waukegan, Volo . . . and online at www.myconsumers.org.