Financial Forums on the Railroad, Presented by BBVA Compass
Come to the Park for financial advice you can take to the bank. Join us every Tuesday in June on the Railroad Park's 17th Street Pavilion from 5:30–6:30pm for a series of financial sessions designed to help young professionals and entrepreneurs set financial goals. The series is FREE and open to the public, though advance registration is requested via Eventbrite. Light refreshments will be provided, and additional food & beverages will be available for purchase for event participants.
Register to Win! Participants will have the chance to win a Railroad Park print and a prize pack each class. Participants who attend all four classes will be entered to win a Railroad Park membership at the Park Proud level, valued at $82. This membership includes two annual membership stickers, two Trucks by the Tracks tickets, and a limited edition Railroad Park print.
Financial Forums Class Schedule:
TUESDAY, JUNE 6 ‐ Give Yourself Credit (Personal Finance)
Saving doesn't have to be hard. Small adjustments in your daily routine can make a big difference over time. We'll teach you how to navigate through building your own financial plan, what your best options are for savings and checking accounts, understanding your credit score, and best practices for using credit cards.
TUESDAY, JUNE 13 ‐ Own It (Homeownership Pt. 1)
The home buying process can seem overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. In the first of a two part series, we'll unpack the benefits of home buying versus renting and how the mortgage process works.
TUESDAY, JUNE 20 ‐ Save a Penny, Earn a Penny (Homeownership Pt. 2)
In the second part of a two part series, we'll help you work on building a budget and savings action plan that will bring you one step closer to owning your home.
TUESDAY, JUNE 27 ‐ Mind Your Own Business (Small Business)
You have a brilliant business idea but now what's next? Don't sweat it! You'll learn the ins and outs of how businesses obtain credit, while also defining and applying best practices. All of these tools will equip you for building and maintaining your small business.
Railroad Park's Boxcar Cafe will be selling beer and wine for session participants until 6pm. Participants will have the chance to win a Railroad Park print and a prize pack each class. Participants who attend all four classes will be entered to win a Railroad Park membership at the Park Proud level, valued at $82. This membership includes two annual membership stickers, two Trucks by the Tracks tickets, and a limited edition Railroad Park print. For registration information visit railroadpark.org or facebook.com/railroadpark.