Monday, March 5, 2007

FREE Finance Classes

Missions 101 at Jackson Park Church of Christ is offering a series of FREE Finance Classes March 14th through April 4th.

March 14th--Be Smart: Build Credit and Reduce Debt!--covers the importance of your credit score, planning for investments and retirement and the debt snowball.

March 21st--The Basics of Budgeting--how to develop and live by a budget that works for and your family--budgeting to meet your needs and your goals

March 28th--Buying a Home: What You Have to Know--covers the basics of buying a house, taxes, insurance, loan programs (particularly special assistance programs), closing costs, etc.

April 4th--Finance Fair: Bring your questions for one-on-one sessions with financial guides.

The first three sessions will be lead by Rob Hatchett. Rob has lead financial workshops for various organizations and colleges in addition to working as a real estate agent and the Director of Career Development for Crye-Leike in Middle Tennessee.

All the sessions start at 7:00pm at the Jackson Park Church of Christ at 4103 Gallatin Pike, 37216. Call 228-3445 to reserve a seat, and arrive between 6:30pm and 6:50pm to pick up class notebooks. The sessions, which last 60-75 minutes, are open and free to everyone in East Nashville. Childcare is available.