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The Los Angeles Public Library is offering Money Matters, a series of events to help you get your finances in shape.


Be sure to also explore our  Financial Resource Guide for library and online resources providing information, education, and tools covering savings, credit, investments, budgeting, financial planning, and consumer protection.

 

September 22, 2014 5:00PM to 6:00PM
Borrowing Basics: Credit
 
Come to this interactive workshop which will introduce you to the world of credit, including:
 
What is credit?
Benefits of credit
Effects of bad credit
Managing credit wisely
 
Monday, September 22, 2014
5p.m.- 6p.m.
 
Presented by José Figueroa  of Investing in Working Families
 
Please call 323-733-1196 to RSVP and for more information.
 
September 24, 2014 4:00PM

If you are approaching 70 the IRS wants your IRA.  This seminar will answer questions about when to take your RMD, how much you need to take, and how it will impact your Social Security.  Presented by Providence Financial and Insurance Services.

September 24, 2014 6:00PM

This informative seminar will cover the basics of Social Security and answer your questions.   Will it be there for me?  How much can I expect to receive?  When should I apply for benefits?  Presented by Providence Financial and Insurance Services.

September 25, 2014 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Join us for this informative and easy to understand class where Samuel Rad and John Pak help you explore the Social Security system and learn tips on how to maximize your benefit. The seminar is designed to assist those who have not but will soon begin receiving their Social Security retirement benefits or those who have begun their payments within the last year.

September 27, 2014 10:30AM to 12:00PM

Best Practices. Signs of Trouble. Pitfalls. Savvy Contractor Screening. Contractor Interviewing Strategies. Key Hiring Criteria. What They Won't Tell you. When is it safe to hire an unlicensed contractor?  8 Must Have Elements in a Home Improvement Contract.                                                                                 Award winning speaker Penny Spark of SoCal Home Improvement Referral Service will deliver a program that is unique, high energy and power-packed with information for local homeowners contemplating a home remodel, renovation or other improvement project. 

September 30, 2014 4:00PM

If you are approaching 70 the IRS wants your IRA.  This seminar will answer questions about when to take your RMD, how much you need to take, and how it will impact your Social Security.  Presented by Providence Financial and Insurance Services.

September 30, 2014 6:00PM

This informative seminar will cover the basics of Social Security and answer your questions.   Will it be there for me?  How much can I expect to receive?  When should I apply for benefits?  Presented by Providence Financial and Insurance Services.

October 1, 2014 6:00PM to 7:45PM

Presented by the Pace Development Center, this program will provide an overview of credit, the impact of your credit score and the role of the credit reporting agency. Learn how to INCREASE your credit score, take steps to protect yourself from identity theft and understand your rights as a consumer. Q & A to follow program.  No reservation required.

October 7, 2014 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Baldwin Hills Library will host a Community Business Clinic led by Dr. Melvin Rivers on Tuesday evenings from 6:00p.m. - 7:30p.m.  

This program will teach Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners, Non Profit Organizations and Grass Roots 501c3 Organizations how to: Apply for Grants, Develop Business, Strategic Planning, Leadership, Marketing, and other Business Related topics. Dr. Rivers will provide information and clarity in regards to Business, Management, and Leadership. 

The Community Business Clinic will meet every first Tuesday of the month from June 3 to December 2, 2014

You do not want to miss this event!

October 18, 2014 10:30AM to 12:30PM

Samuel F. Rad,  a Certified Financial Planner will help you explore the Social Security system and learn tips on how to maximize your benefits.  This seminar is designed to assist those who have not but will soon begin receiving their Social Security retirement benefits or those who have begun their payments within the last year. 

October 21, 2014 6:00PM

Learn to protect yourself from identity theft.

October 30, 2014 6:00PM

Find out how Medicare is affected by Obamacare.

November 4, 2014 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Baldwin Hills Library will host a Community Business Clinic led by Dr. Melvin Rivers on Tuesday evenings from 6:00p.m. - 7:30p.m.  

This program will teach Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners, Non Profit Organizations and Grass Roots 501c3 Organizations how to: Apply for Grants, Develop Business, Strategic Planning, Leadership, Marketing, and other Business Related topics. Dr. Rivers will provide information and clarity in regards to Business, Management, and Leadership. 

The Community Business Clinic will meet every first Tuesday of the month from June 3 to December 2, 2014

You do not want to miss this event!


 

 

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