Spring Clean your Financial House

Senator Vincent Hughes Invites You to his Spring Series Workshops

TIME:  5:30- 7:30 pm

LOCATION: Wynnefield Library

5325 Overbrook Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19131

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…

Couldn’t make our workshops and you want to learn more, click below to view the presentations!

In case you missed it….

Monday, April 1

Show Me My Money

Get empowered to take charge of your financial well-being! Identify spending habits, broaden money management skills, and create new tools to help stay on track and manage your financial future.

Monday, April 15

Budgeting & Banking like a Boss

Answer ‘where does my money go?’ as you start budgeting – timing and amount of your income, adding savings, paying bills on-time, and creating an allowance to cap spending.

Are you taking advantage of the tools your bank has to offer? Learn the benefits of direct deposit, mobile and online banking tools, account alerts, and how to avoid fees without relying on costly check-cashing facilities.

Monday, April 29

Crisis in Home Ownership

Our homes become part of our fabric because they provide the foundation for many great memories over the years. Like everything in life, as a home ages, it begins to show the wear and tear. From heating, electrical and plumbing to energy costs and air circulation, there are a variety of signs to recognize and commonsense checks homeowners can conduct and programs to take advantage of. From home warranty’s, to insurance, to mortgage modifications, to budget billing programs, there is always something to respond to the needs of today’s homeowner. There are also options for unemployed homeowners, those facing home foreclosure and homeowners who owe more than their homes are worth. Come learn more! PECO, PGW and Philadelphia Water Department will also be on hand to assist you with your utility bills.

Monday, May 6

Navigating Retirement Part 1

How much money do you need for retirement? When should you begin to collect Social Security? What investments are safe? What is my tax liability? How do I pay for medical expenses? All these questions will be addressed in this important 2-part session.

Monday, April 8

Understanding your Credit Report’ & ‘Debt Collections and Consumer Rights

Learn the importance of using credit responsibly, the factors that lenders use to determine your creditworthiness and how to read and understand your credit report.

 

Monday, April 22

Keys to Homeownership

Learn the key steps in purchasing a home including how to prepare for the homeownership process including the mortgage process, but also the ongoing costs associated with homeownership.

Monday, May 13

Navigating Retirement Part 2

How much money do you need for retirement? When should you begin to collect Social Security? What investments are safe? What is my tax liability? How do I pay for medical expenses? All these questions will be addressed in this important 2-part session.

District Office

2401 North 54th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Phone: 215.879.7777
Fax: 215.879.7778

Harrisburg Office

545 Capitol Building
Senate Box 203007
Harrisburg, PA 17120-3007
Phone: 717.787.7112
Fax: 717.772.0579