October 20, 2017
Financial Literacy Teacher Training
Date: Friday, October 20, 2017. 8:30am – 3:00pm
Jump$tart MA Council on Economic Education, in partnership with Fidelity Investments, is hosting a FREE one-day financial literacy professional development program, open to all New England Pre-K to college educators and pre-service teachers.
Topics covered include Spending and Financial Planning, and Savings and Investment, with the goal of increasing your understanding of personal finance.
Register Today: Financial Literacy Teacher Training
June 20, 2015
Free Homeowners Workshop
HAPHousing in Springfield, MA is hosting an event to educate homeowners.
HAPHousing offers post-purchase counseling and workshops to sharpen your skills and provide support so you can successfully maintain ownership over the long-term.
- Saturday, June 20th from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Classes are held at: HAP, 322 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01105
Call 413-233-1616, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to http://www.haphousing.org/default/ to register or find more information!
June 18-21, 2015
Real Financial Literacy Program for Women Veterans/Military Service
Event Start Date: June 18, 2013 – 5:30 p.m.
Event End Date: June 21, 2013 – 9 p.m.
Location: First three nights McCormack, 2nd Floor, Room 404 and 6/21 will be in McCormack-1-206
The Real Financial Literacy Program for Women Veterans/Military Service sponsored by Veterans Upward Bound at the University of Massachusetts Boston June 18-21 2013,is a FREE ten hour program can change a woman’s financial self-sufficiency for the rest of her life.
This 10-hour program– six hours of confidence building and skills necessary to prepare for successful salary negotiation and employment level; one hour of traditional financial literacy in budgeting and money management while unemployed; and three hours of hard skill training in salary determination and negotiation is just what all of us need. Great information!
This is a free 4-part evening series. Limited to the first 35 participants. Sign-up at http://rflpvetwomen.eventbrite.com
For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit www.ada.umb.edu two weeks prior to the event.
June 18, 2015
Financial Literacy Workshop in Mandarin
Massachusetts Asian American Commission and East West Bank are proud to be co-sponsors of a Financial Literacy Workshop on June 18, 2014.
The workshop will be conducted in Chinese with a focus on bank account types, financial services available, and what to look for when choosing the right bank.
Speakers: Jian Tam
AVP, Branch Manager
East West Bank
Yan Hong Mei
Assistant Branch Manager
East West Bank
For further details, please contact the East West Bank, Boston branch at (617) – 338 – 0290, or click on the link: http://sampan.org/2014/06/financial-literacy-workshop-june-18/.
June 15, 2015
Junior Achievement Summer Institute
JA Summer Institute: This week-long program for high school students is incredible and a phenomenal opportunity. Learn critical information for your future success and network with students and professionals from around Boston.
– August 10th-14th, 2015
– 9:00 am – 2:30 pm, daily
– Northeastern University, Curry Student Center
– Apply Online: http://janewengland.org/application/
– Program is FREE, students responsible for their transportation
June 4, 2015
Paying the College Bill Webinar
Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority will hold a webinar on Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 12:00 pm.
This webinar will provide valuable guidance to families as they make a decision on where to attend college. Topics will include an overview of different types of financial aid, an explanation of how to calculate the balance due at each college, and methods for paying the college bill.
Details to attend: http://www.mefa.org/events/paying-the-college-bill-webinar-3/
June 2, 2015
U.Fund Dreams Tour at the Scooper Bowl
12:00 – 6:00PM
Boston City Hall Plaza
One City Hall Plaza, Boston, MA, 02201
The Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority(MEFA) and the U.Fund Dreams Tour are hosting a community event geared towards preparing kids and parents for college. They will have a full interactive experience that allows children to imagine themselves in different occupations while parents learn all of the information they need about saving for college. Fidelity representatives will be on hand to answer questions and provide resources about the U.Fund, the flexible and tax-advantaged Massachusetts 529 college savings plan.
March 19, 2015
Massachusetts Jump$tart Coalition is hosting this year’s LifeSmarts Competition at the Boston Federal Reserve Bank!
LifeSmarts, the ultimate consumer challenge, is an educational opportunity for students in 6th-12th grade. This competition prepares students to enter the real world as smart adult consumers. Participants focus on five key topic areas: consumer rights and responsibilities, the environment, health and safety, personal finance, and technology.
Please see lifesmarts.org for more information!