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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 first-year seminar classes on topics relevant to students’ interests. All material presented is the intellectual property of the Penn State Sokolov-Miller Family Financial & Life Skills Center including  self-study modules.

 

Next Workshop

Open to Public — Webinar Series

Tuesday, August 23, 2022
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Webinar Series Link: https://psu.zoom.us/j/91236187405    12pm – 1pm

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Fall 2022

Tuesday, August 23, 2022 Financial Literacy Overview (FLO)
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 Paying For College
Tuesday, September 20, 2022 Building a Better Budget
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 Dining on a Budget
Tuesday, October 18, 2022 Saving & Investing
Tuesday, November 1, 2022 Banking Basics

   

Spring 2023

Tuesday, January 24, 2023 Paying for College
Tuesday, February 7, 2023 Building a Better Budget
Tuesday, February 21, 2023 Salary Negotiation
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 All About Credit
Tuesday, March 21, 2023 Saving & Investing
Tuesday, April 4, 2023 Homebuyer Education
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 Student Loans: Borrowing, Repayment, and Forgiveness
Tuesday, May 2, 2023 After Graduation

   

Fall 2023

Tuesday, August 22, 2023 Paying for College
Tuesday, September 5, 2023 Dining on a Budget
Tuesday, September 19, 2023 Financial Literacy Overview (FLO)
Tuesday, October 3, 2023 Building a Better Budget
Tuesday, October 17, 2023 Debt Management
Tuesday, October 31, 2023 All About Credit
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 Credit Cards
Tuesday, November 28, 2023 Saving & Investing

 

Spring 2024

Tuesday, January 23, 2024 Building a Better Budget
Tuesday, February 6, 2024 All About Taxes
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 Salary Negotiation
Tuesday, March 5, 2024 Saving & Investing
Tuesday, March 19, 2024 Money & Relationships
Tuesday, April 2, 2024 Homebuyer Education
Tuesday, April 16, 2024 Student Loans: Borrowing, Repayment, and Forgiveness
Tuesday, April 30, 2024 After Graduation

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Presentations

A-1 Public Service Loan Forgiveness

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A – Financial Literacy Overview (FLO)

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AA – 10 Principles of Personal Financial Literacy

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AAA – Information Session 2021

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AAAA – Athletics

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AAAAA – First-Gen Student Support Summit 2022

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B – Budgeting

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C – Credit Cards

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D – Student Loans

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E – Identity Theft

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F – Debt Management

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G – Federal Income Tax (U.S.)

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H – Federal Income Tax (International Individuals)


I – Adult Learners

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J – Smart Goals

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K – Saving and Investing

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L – Time Value of Money

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M – Money and Relationships

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N – Mortgage

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O – FICO Credit Score

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P – Car Shopping

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Q – After Graduation

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R – For Women

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S – Financial Clutter

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T – Environmental Stewardship

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U – Retirement Planning

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V – Insurance Planning

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W – Money & Nutrition

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X – Salary Negotiation

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Y – High School Students

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Previous Workshops and Resources

Investing for Young Women – Panel Discussion

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Personal Finance in the World of COVID -19

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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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Parents Weekend – 2019

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President’s Club 9-28-2018

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For Women – 2019

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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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He Said/She Said

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