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Sun April 7, 2013
Money Smart Week of Northern Illinois
It doesn't matter if you're 5 or a-hundred-and-5… it's never too early or too late to take charge of your financial health! Classical WNIU reminds you that "Money Smart Week" is just around the corner, April 20th through the 27th. This annual project of the Federal Reserve Bank features a number of informative workshops for all age groups, scheduled throughout our listening area. Through these free activities, "Money Smart Week of Northern Illinois" educates consumers on how to effectively manage personal finances and navigate through complicated issues like taxes, retirement planning, even sorting out the differences between Medicare and Medicaid!
- hear what habits and household improvements could help you save significantly on energy bills.
- learn how to protect yourself against identity theft and investment scams.
- sessions on making your money last through retirement and shopping for elder care.
These sessions will bring you up to speed on all the latest rules, trends, and tips in the world of saving, spending, and investing. Pick and choose the subjects that interest you. Learn more - and link to a searchable schedule of "MoneySmart Week" events from our Events calendar.