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September 17, 2012

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Senator Hughes An informational update for you!

This publication is your opportunity to receive regular updates on the work and the issues that I have been involved with, both in Harrisburg and throughout our community.

Please visit my website, where you will find a comprehensive overview of our work, various phone numbers and contact information to assist you in solving problems, opportunities to volunteer and assist us in our programs and opportunities to give your feedback.

Show Me All the Money Financial Empowerment Summit Show Me All the Money COMING SOON: The 3rd Annual Show Me All the Money Financial Empowerment Summit

I will soon host my 3rd annual Show Me All the Money financial empowerment summit on Saturday, September 29, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, located at 4010 City Ave, Philadelphia, PA. RSVP by Wednesday, September 19 by calling 215-879-2452 or visiting www.showmeallthemoney2012.eventbrite.com.

The Event Schedule includes:

ALL DAY SESSIONS
BALLROOM
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Resource Fair
MONTGOMERY ROOM
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Crisis Center
CYNWYD ROOM
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Financial Consultations
   
WORKSHOPS
BELMONT ROOM  
10:00 a.m. –10:50 a.m.
11:00 a.m. –11:50 a.m.
12:00 p.m. –12:50 p.m.
12:00 p.m. –12:50 p.m.
1:00 p.m. –12:50 a.m.
Estate Planning & Retirement
Stop Foreclosure: Experts Share Home Saving Tips
Money Matters: What Are Your Financial Options?
Credit Counseling, Loan Modification or Bankruptcy…
Healthy Wealthy and Wise: Creating Generational Wealth
   
KELLY ROOM  
10:00 a.m. –10:50 a.m.
11:00 a.m. –11:50 a.m.
12:00 a.m. –12:50 a.m.
1:00 a.m. –12:50 a.m.
Build A Business From the Idea Up: Part I
Build A Business From the Idea Up: Part II
Grow From Potential to Profit: Part I
Grow From Potential to Profit: Part II


Financial Consultations

You will meet one-on-one with a planner to create a financial plan and a strategy tailored to a specific situation and specific goals with information and advice as it impacts your financial and life situation.

Crisis Center

Experts will be on hand to provide assistance in resolving critical issues regarding your utility bills, housing taxes, parking tickets

  • PECO
  • PGW
  • Linebarger Collections
  • Philadelphia Parking Authority
  • City of Philadelphia Streets Department

Resource Fair

Various state and local agencies will be on hand to share important information and answer questions related to energy, entrepreneurial opportunities/resources, finance, housing and much more.

WORKSHOP PROFILES

Starting and Growing a Business:

Build a Business from the Idea Up
Have you always aspired to be an entrepreneur? Do you often hear how your idea would make a great business venture? Are you a current entrepreneur in need of additional structure to help build your company? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, then this seminar is for you. This two part workshop will teach you how to create a business plan, apply for licenses and certifications and much more. Workbook included!

Grow from Potential to Profit
So you finally started your business…now what? Knowing how to build your brand, develop a marketing strategy and get access to capital are important steps to growing your company. This two part workshop will give you tips for increasing your profits, creating unique selling propositions and how to use a budget as a financial tool and understand your financial statements. Workbook included!

Get Your House In Order:

Present Planning for a Successful Future: Estate Planning & Retirement
Retire Right: Do you want to live financially comfortable after retirement? It’s never too early or too late to start the planning process so before you retire, there are several factors you need to consider. Come and learn how to create the “ripe” plan to help you enjoy the “fruits” of your labor

Estate Planning: Not just for the wealthy: Will your insurance cover those needs your family won't have to worry about? Life after death is a difficult conversation but everyone needs a plan to help ensure that your last wishes are handled the way “YOU” intend.

Stop Foreclosure: Experts Share Home Saving Tips
Participants will have questions answered to better understand the foreclosure process, how to obtain expert assistance to save your home and what programs are available that may help.

Financial Freedom:

Money Matter: What Are Your Financial Options?
Credit Counseling, Loan Modification or Bankruptcy…which option is best for your financial future?
Creating your own personal roadmap can help you successfully navigate your way through to a complex economy. This workshop will help you discover which option is your best solution on the road towards financial freedom.

Healthy Wealthy and Wise: Creating Generational Wealth
Are you an emotional spender who uses retail therapy as a temporary means of escape? Do you worry about never being able to get out of debt? Identifying the various ways stress can rob you of your health and wealth is the first step toward being fiscally fit and financially well! This workshop will teach you ways to alleviate stress by improving your relationship with your money, create a budget you can commit to and establish a legacy for the next generation.

The PA Treasury Department offers great resources to assist folks in navigating their finances. Visit http://www.patreasury.gov/newsMedia-webinars.html for informative webinars, articles and other valuable information.

You can find out more specifics about Show Me All The Money and provide your feedback on my website at senatorhughes.com as well as on Facebook and Twitter (@SenatorHughes).


Offices of State Senator Vincent Hughes

www.senatorhughes.com

 

DISTRICT OFFICE
4950 Parkside Avenue | Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: 215.879.7777
Fax: 215.879.7778

HARRISBURG OFFICE
Senate Box 203007
Harrisburg, PA 17120-3007
Phone: 717.787.7112
Fax: 717.772.0579