Thursday Mar 27, 2014
On Saturday, April 12, Indiana University Northwest will host a free Money Smart Resource Fair aimed at teaching people strategies for better money management. Money Smart offers adults sound strategies and advice for stretching their dollars further, avoiding scams and pitfalls, and investing in a more secure financial future.
The free fair at IU Northwest will take place from 8 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. Attendees should check-in at the Moraine Student Center.
There will be three breakout sessions for attendees to choose from. Session times begin 8:30 a.m., 9:45 a.m., and 11 a.m.
Coordinated by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and its Money Smart partners, Money Smart Week - Indiana is designed to educate consumers about money management and create awareness of financial education programs on a wide range of topics, such as budgeting, saving and using credit wisely. Other educational activities will be presented throughout Northwest Indiana by local community groups, government agencies, businesses, schools, and non-profit organizations.
Space is limited. Register by calling (219) 462-2940 ext. 40, or at nwivolunteer.org/agencies/moneysmart.
Information on all Money Smart presentations throughout Indiana can be found at http://www.moneysmartweek.org.