Let's Talk Money Webinar Series 2021

Let's Talk Money Webinar Series 2021

Welcome to registration for the Let's Talk Money webinar series from University of Illinois Extension!

Let's Talk Money is a free, online 8-week series to help gain financial knowledge and the confidence to talk with family, friends, and financial professionals about money. Many times, lack of financial knowledge and uneasiness of discussing sensitive issues keep people from having crucial conversations to improve their financial health. You may sign up for one or all of the webinar series' sessions. Webinars are Tuesday evenings, 6:30 p.m. Central Time.

WHO ARE YOU WITH MONEY
The first step to taking control of your money is matching your values and goals to your financial decision-making. In this interactive workshop, assess who you are with money, and where you want to be in the future.
HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH DEBT
Deciding when and how much credit to use depends on the financial situation.
FAIR ACCESS TO CREDIT
Not all individuals and families have the same access to credit. We will explore challenges of obtaining credit as well as unfair lending practices that create barriers to accessing mainstream credit market.
DEBT REPAYMENT STRATEGIES
Learn strategies for prioritizing debt repayment, and paying it down effectively. Explore options for student loan repayment too.
CREDIT SCORES REVEALED
Why is credit such a mystery? What's the difference between a credit score, credit report, and credit history? Learn this and more!
SECRETS FOR FINANCIAL SUCCESS
Money comes in. Money goes out. Do you have money left for your important goals and wants? Learn the secrets of directing your money to where you want it to go.
FRAMING BIASES, OVERCOMING HURDLES
Our financial fears and personal biases can hold us back from making wise financial decisions. Learn how to overcome poor spending choices by using behavioral economics techniques.
MAKE YOUR SAVINGS GROW
Do you feel alone in your struggle to save? This webinar addresses the challenges of saving and provides practical ways to help you grow and maintain healthy saving behaviors.

 

 

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All webinars are on Tuesday evenings, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. CT. Webinar participation is free. You need to register to receive connecting information as well as follow-up resources.

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If you have any questions or you need accommodations to participate, please contact Kathy Sweedler, Consumer Economics Educator, at sweedler@illinois.edu or 217-333-7672.