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MoneyCounts: A Financial Literacy Series

MoneyCounts: A Financial Literacy Series is a Penn State branded umbrella program that was developed in Outreach and Online Education. MoneyCounts Series offers free workshops at different locations, presentations, webinars, and freshmen seminar classes on topics relevant to students’ interests. All material presented is the property of the Penn State Financial Literacy and Wellness Center including our self-study modules.

 

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Webinar Schedule for the 2017-2018 Academic Year (8/29/17 – 7/31/18)

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
12:00 PM-1:00 PM
https://psu.zoom.us/j/310489880

The Penn State Financial Literacy & Wellness Center is offering monthly webinars via Zoom throughout the 2017-2018 academic year.  The webinars will be held on the last Tuesday of every month starting in August, and are from 12:00 – 1:00 PM (Except December).  To access any of these free webinars, please use the Zoom link provided below, no registration needed:

https://psu.zoom.us/j/310489880

 

  1. August 29                                            Principles of Financial Literacy
  2. September 26                                     Student Loans
  3. October 31                                          Saving and Investing
  4. November 28                                     Credit Cards
  5. December (NONE)                            None will be offered in December – Happy Holidays!
  6. January 30                                          Debt Management
  7. February 27                                        Wage and Tax Fundamentals
  8. March 27                                             Spring Cleaning – Financial Clutter
  9. April 24                                                Principles of Financial Literacy
  10. May 29                                                 Budgeting Fundamentals
  11. June 26                                                Financial Literacy for Women
  12. July 31                                                  SMART: Financial Goal Planning

 

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Presentations

A – Financial Literacy Overview (FLO)

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B – Budgeting

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C – Credit Cards


D – Student Loans


E – Identity Theft


F – Debt Management


G – Federal Income Tax (U.S.)


H – Federal Income Tax (Internationals)


I – Adult Learners


J – Smart Goals


K – Saving and Investing


L – Time Value of Money


M – Money and Relationships

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N – Mortgage


O – FICO Score


P – Car Shopping


Q – After Graduation


R – For Women


S – Financial Clutter


T – Environmental Stewardship


U – Retirement Planning


V – Insurance Planning


Previous Workshops and Resources

Budgeting Fundamentals

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Credit Cards

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Debt Management

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Deeper in Debt – Women and Student Loans

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FAFSA and Scholarships

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Financial Literacy for Women

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First Year Seminar

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Getting Student Loans

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Identity Theft: Protecting Yourself

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Military Financial Challenges and Benefits

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Mortgages: The Financial Process of Owning a Home

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Saving and Investing

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Spring Clean Financial Clutter

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STEP into Financial Literacy

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Strategies for Success: Student Loan Repayment

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Ten (10) Principles of Financial Literacy

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Wage and Tax Fundamentals

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What is Financial Literacy?

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