Press Release - Detail
For immediate release Friday, July 1, 2016
Roy L. Williams
Director of Public Relations
Birmingham Public Library
Phone: (205) 226-3746 cell (205) 568-0067
Birmingham Public Library to begin monthly Money Matters Workshop Series on July 6
-If you made a New Year’s resolution to get your financial house in order, now’s a good time for a mid-year checkup. To assist patrons in building a better understanding of personal finance and developing a plan for the future, the Birmingham Public Library (BPL) is partnering with UAB’s Regions Institute for Financial Education.
Beginning Wednesday, July 6, 2016, from noon to 1 p.m. at BPL’s Central Library downtown, 2100 Park Place, will offer a monthly workshop series called Money Matters. The workshops will be held in the Linn-Henley Research Building’s 4th Floor Arrington Auditorium. The seminar will be led by Dr. Stephanie R. Yates, endowed professor and director of the Regions Institute for Financial Education in UAB’s Collat School of Business.
To learn more about about seminars and other resources about small business development available at BPL, contact Jim Murray of Central Library’s Business, Science and Technology Department by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by calling (205) 226-3691.
Here is a listing of the Money Matters Workshop Series by Month from July 2016 through May 2017
Note: The workshops are held the 1st Wednesdays of each month from noon-1 p.m. at Central Library
DATE Workshop Title
7/6/2016 Income, Savings and Assets
8/3/2016 Your Spending, Your Savings, Your Future
9/7/2016 Risk and Protection
10/5/2016 Family Money Skills
11/2/2016 What Every Woman Should Know About Money
12/7/2016 Protecting Yourself Against Targeted Fraud
1/4/2017 Dealing With Debt
2/1/2017 Where to Invest Your College Money
3/1/2017 Your Credit Report
4/5/2017 Saving Through Tax Refunds
5/3/2017 Five Keys to Investing Success
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