Los Hermanos Familia believes that individuals, children, and families need guidance to build confidence and understanding of their personal finances. In partnership with local companies, we will hold a workshop series that will improve financial security in English and Spanish.
Here is a brief summary of what the classes what entail each week:
Basics of Banking - a brief background of what a bank does, the importance of a having a checking account, what a bank does with your money.
Credit Repair & Building- just the basics of how to start repairing any bad credit, consolidate debt, small home loans for repairs instead of credit card debt
Mortgages- how to apply for a mortgage how much you may qualify for, what you need to know before applying for a mortgage, and the different programs offered for some individuals, down payment assistance program, purchase improvement plan loan
Wills, Trust, and Retirement- the importance of having a will cost-saving for later in life, how to invest your money for retirement. Difference between money market, mutual funds, and bonds
Preparations for the next workshop series is now being planned. More details coming soon.
(Dinner will be provided. Childcare not available. Prizes for attendance will be given.)