Money Smart Week 2012

Money Smart Week is a nationwide event and the Forsyth County Public Library is providing dozens of FREE programs across the county on financial literacy and safety. The Friday program will be of special interest for the many small business owners that are members of the Chamber. Saturday’s 3D is the culminating event for the month.

Monday, April 23rd: Reduce Your Debt Load (Room 7; 6:30-7:30pm)

Learn to budget money wisely, use credit to the MAX, and tips to help support a workable spending plan within the needs and wants of your family. Presenter: Deborah Womack from the North Carolina Cooperative Extension.

Thursday, April 26th: Saving for and Financing College (Room 4; 4-5:30pm)

Learn about the different types of student loans available, the many kinds of college savings vehicles and which one might be right for you. Also learn about college funding options. Presenter: Principal Financial Group.

Friday, April 27th: Big Challenges for Small Businesses (Room 4; 1-2:30pm)

Learn about business succession planning, recruiting, retaining key employees, converting profits to wealth, raising capital, recruiting talent, all without losing control. Presenter: Principal Financial Group.

Saturday, April 28th: Document Disposal Day (Kernersville Chamber of Commerce parking lot; 10am-2pm)

Bring up to 5 legal boxes of your sensitive documents (paper only) to the shredding truck for safe shredding and disposal. Sponsored by: Shred 4 Safety.


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