Unlocking Financial Literacy: Coastal Credit Union Reality Series Workshop

Financial literacy is a topic that often piques interest but can sometimes feel overwhelming. With the myriad of information available, where does one begin? The Coastal Credit Union Reality Series aims to shed light on this very question.

On October 28, 2023, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm in Durham at 302 W. Main Street, this workshop will delve into key financial topics. For those attending, the Corcoran Street parking garage is a convenient option.

Here’s a brief overview of what the workshop will cover:

  1. Budgeting Basics: Understanding the fundamentals of budgeting and its significance in managing personal finances.
  2. Debt Management: A look into effective strategies for handling various forms of debt and the implications of each.
  3. Understanding Credit: A deep dive into credit scores, their importance, and factors that influence them.
  4. Saving Strategies: Exploring different saving methods and their relevance in today’s economic landscape.

Additionally, attendees can look forward to interactive sessions, light refreshments, and lunch. Middle and high school students, alongside their parents, are welcome, emphasizing the importance of early financial education.