MakingCents is made possible by a grant from the FINRA lnvestor Education Foundation through Smart investing@your library®, a partnership with the American Library Association.
We will be holding free investment workshops and programs throughout the months to come. Be sure to stay tuned for the dates and times, or click here to go to our online calendar .
The need for Smart investing@your library®
The financial world as we know it is abruptly changing. As we strive to maintain our busy schedules and keep up with the demands of family and work life, how do we define a concrete financial strategy?
Where can we receive solid unbiased financial advice and creative ideas for investing and saving our hard earned dollars?
MakingCents is a free program provided by selected public libraries in Birmingham, Jefferson and Shelby Counties.
MakingCents offers a number of resources both print and online as well as seminars and programs to assist anyone seeking to understand smart investing practices and to help people find ways to make the most of their money.
MakingCents is made possible through Smart investing@your library®, a partnership between the American Library Association and the FINRA lnvestor Education Foundation.
It provides unbiased information to help people of all ages, economic circumstances and cultural backgrounds make good financial decisions and plan for the future.
This project will offer a road map to helping you make smart financial decisions for day-to-day money matters and long term investing, including:
o Online Resources
We will be offering programs on personal finance and investing for all ages. We will cover a broad range of topics from balancing a checkbook to choosing an investing professional, to checking your credit score.
For more information and to access some excellent resources visit Making-Cents.org .