Friday, March 17, 2017 11:58 AM


Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise is hosting the third annual Money School on Saturday, April 1, from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Brainerd Crossroads. Money School is a free financial education day open to the public. The event will include speakers and exhibitors providing hands-on learning opportunities regarding money management, debt elimination, increased savings, as well as retirement and estate planning.

Money management skills and financial knowledge play an integral role in creating a strong neighborhood. Building a strong neighborhood requires financially empowered citizens, said Martina Guilfoil, president and CEO of CNE. Money School provides the necessary tools and resources for Chattanoogans to feel empowered with their finances.

Money School will be kicked off by Yolandra McClinton, a Los Angeles-based life coach specializing in financial coaching. The event focuses on four crucial financial areas, offering a diverse range of related workshops. The workshops will be grouped into the following areas: 1) Making Informed Financial Choices, 2) Components of a Solid Financial Plan, 3) Managing Financial Products and 4) Money Skills for Teens & Tweens. There will also be a workshop room dedicated to Spanish speakers. These workshops will be led by experts in the field. Attendees may register in advance for credit ...

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