Financial Literacy Week: October 20-23

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Meredith College will hold Financial Literacy Week, October 20-23, 2014. The week features events focused on helping students become financially strong.

The schedule includes:

Are You Financially Strong?
Monday, October 20, 5:30 p.m.
Ledford 101

Have questions about budgeting, saving, and investing? Want to learn more about creating a personal budget?

Come to this financial literacy session to get your questions answered.
Hear from Professor of Accounting Mary Jane Lenard and Assistant Professor of Business Bing Yu about how you can be financially strong. You will even get the chance to create your own personal budget with some help from the pros.

How to Negotiate Your Salary
Wednesday, October 22, 4 p.m.
Ledford 101

Come find out how to negotiate your salary at this financial literacy session. Find out some basic negotiation tactics and how to negotiate your salary like a pro from Associate Professor of Business Jeff Langenderfer. It's never too early to start learning about financial literacy.

How to Pay Off Student Loans
Thursday, October 23, 4 p.m.
Ledford 101

How are you financing your college degree?  Worried about student loans? If you will owe student loans when you graduate, this session will help you learn how to keep more of your hard-earned money in your pocket while still paying off your debt. Learn from Director of Financial Assistance Kevin Michaelson on how to manage your college loans.

Financial Literacy Week is part of Meredith’s StrongPoints program. Each event is open to all Meredith students.

Learn more about StrongPoints 

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