Throughout the month of April, the Tacoma Public Library is offering free classes to help people get a handle on their financial lives.
“Money Smart Month” is co-sponsored by Apprisen Comprehensive Financial Counseling and the Washington Department of Financial Institutions. The classes involve no sales pitches, according to a news release.
Workshops are free, but you must register. Go to www.tacomapubliclibrary.org, click on “programs and events” and find the link for “Money Smart Month.” Find the workshop you would like to attend there. Or, call the library at 253-292-2001, ext. 3.
The workshops are:
Get Out of Debt Now
Family Budgeting: Make Your Money Stretch
Social Security & Retirement: What You Need to Know
Understanding Your Credit Report
Prevent ID Theft & Financial Fraud
The Most Important Card in Your Wallet: How to Save Money using your Library Card. (No reservation required.)