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April is Financial Literacy Month

April is Financial Literacy Month

The St. Cloud Public Library, in conjunction with St. Cloud Federal Credit Union and St. Cloud State University’s Center for Economic Education, will host a Financial Fitness Workshop Series Tuesdays in April from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. on the upper level in room 208. Programs are free and open to all ages. Topics to be covered:

April 8 - Your Credit: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
Presented by Cindy Fitzthum, Barb Toenjes & Tammy Butler
  •    Credit
  •    How it works
  •    How to build it
  •    How to talk to your kids about it
 
April 15 - Home Buying 101
Presented by Jim Arnold – St Cloud Federal Credit Union
  •    Buying vs. Renting
  •    Analyzing income and expenses
  •    Credit Scores
  •    Different Loan Types
  •    Money needed to purchase
 
April 22 - Drafting Your Financial Blueprint
Presented by Jackie Evavold – St Cloud Federal Credit Union
  •    Funding college education
  •    Minimizing taxes by allocating your resources
  •    Consider the benefits of a Roth IRA
  •    Planning for income in retirement
  •    Do you need an estate plan?
 
April 29 - Protecting Your Good Name           
St. Cloud Federal Credit Union
  •    Credit Monitoring
  •    Identity theft
  •    Payday loans, credit cards and other products
  •    Credit Awareness
  •    Program Evaluation & Wrap Up