Come and learn more about money management and achieving your financial goals! 

The classes are free!

Classes will be held at: South Side Community Federal Credit Union

Call 773-548-8859 for more information and registration

 

 

 

BASIC MONEY MANAGEMENT & BUDGETING, pt. I, Saturday, July 12, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Learn basic money management skills that will help you reach your financial goals. You will learn how to develop a household budget, reduce debt and maximize your savings.

CREDIT BASICS AND RESTORATION, Saturday, July 19, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Learn the fundamentals of acquiring credit and how to restore, maintain and protect it. You will be able to schedule a free one-on-one credit consultation with an experienced credit counselor.

FORECLOSURE PREVENTION WORKSHOP, Saturday, July 26, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Receive information on help available to struggling homeowners. You will learn about workout options offered through lenders, obtaining legal assistance, other programs available on county and state levels and important information on the final steps to complete your application submitted to Illinois Hardest Hit Fund. Also, receive information on the new mortgage servicing rules and what you should know before your lender or servicer can file a foreclosure complaint.

STARTING AND GROWING YOUR BUSINESS, Saturday, August 2, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Learn the basics of starting a business, writing a business and marketing plan as well as how to access financial resources to fund your business. There will also be tips on how to sustain your business.

BASIC MONEY MANAGEMENT & BUDGETING, pt. II, Saturday, August 9, 2014 – 10:30AM to 12:30 PM

Now that you have learned the basic fundamentals of managing your finances in Part I, attend this workshop to enhance your knowledge through role play and to share your experiences of applying these money management techniques to reach your goals.

PREPARING FOR HOMEOWNERSHIP, Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

This class will help the first time homebuyer prepare for homeownership by learning important steps for self-preparation and to apply for a mortgage. Receive information on down payment assistance programs and how to avoid predatory lending. Also learn about the FHA “Back to Work” Program for individuals who have experienced a hardship as a previous homeowner and seeking to return to homeownership. This class qualifies you to receive a HUD Certified Homebuyer Certificate by completing Parts I & II of this workshop, two other Financial Education Classes and a one-on-one counseling session.

4th WARD HEALTH AND HOUSING FAIR , Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Martin Luther King Jr. College Prep High School, 4445 S. Drexel Blvd. Visit the South Side Community Federal Credit Union at this community outreach event.

FORECLOSURE PREVENTION WORKSHOP, Saturday, August 23, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Receive information on help available to struggling homeowners. You will learn about workout options offered through lenders, obtaining legal assistance, other programs available on county and state levels and important information on the final steps to complete your application submitted to Illinois Hardest Hit Fund. Also, receive information on the new mortgage servicing rules and what you should know before your lender or servicer can file a foreclosure complaint.

FAIR HOUSING WORKSHOP, Saturday, August 30, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

This workshop will provide valuable information on common practices that violate Federal, State and Local Fair Housing and Lending Laws, who is protected by the law and steps to take if you experience discrimination that violates these laws.

INVESTING FOR RETIREMENT & ESTATE PLANNING, Saturday, September 6, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.

Learn the fundamentals of investing for your future and effectively planning for retirement. Receive information on how to maximize your tax position and more.

FORECLOSURE PREVENTION WORKSHOP, Saturday, September 13, 2014 – 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Receive information on help available to struggling homeowners. You will learn about workout options offered through lenders, obtaining legal assistance, other programs available on county and state levels and important information on the final steps to complete your application submitted to Illinois Hardest Hit Fund. Also, receive information on the new mortgage servicing rules and what you should know before your lender or servicer can file a foreclosure complaint.

WEALTH & WELLNESS & GRADUATION, Saturday, September 20, 2014 – 10:30AM to 12:30 PM

Attend this general session to learn how adopting a more holistic life style can contribute to your financial well-being. Learn how to achieve better health, more wealth and happiness out of life.  

 

 

Workshop attendees who have completed the required workshop hours will receive their Financial Education or Homebuyer Certificate. Must have attended at least four of the above classes to receive a Financial Education Certificate. Call 773-548-8859 for more information and registration.

Call 773-548-8859 for more information and registration

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Financial Classes

Come and learn about money management and achieving your financial goals!  The classes are free!

Classes are held at:

South Side Community Federal Credit Union

Call 773-548-8859 for more information and registration

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South Side Community Federal Credit Union

5401 S. Wentworth Avenue Suite 25
Chicago, IL 60609

Phone: 773-548-5500

Hours of Operation

Mon & Weds 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Friday 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Closed Tuesdays & Thursdays