What’s Coming Up

  • 03
    Oct

    Homebuyer Education Class

    Taught by Gesher Human Service’s HUD-certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Cost:

    $50 fee per household.

    When:

    October 3 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    October 24 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm
    November 7 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    November 21 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm
    December 12 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

    Register:

    Email financialhelp@geshermi.org.

  • 10
    Oct

    Housing Series: Tenants and Landlords

    October 10 from 11:00 am-12:00 pm

    Know Your Rights! Participants will learn about their rental rights, trends and basic laws for both tenants and landlords.

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  • 12
    Oct

    What is financial capability?

    October 12 from 12:00-1:00 pm

    How to achieve financial capability including the knowledge of how to best manage your money, the willingness to put that knowledge into practice and the means to do so.

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  • 20
    Oct

    Enjoyable Employment

    October 20 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    Learn how the big “F” word (FUN!) can enhance your career.

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  • 21
    Oct

    Financial Friday: Banking Products

    October 21 from 1:00-1:30 pm

    Participants will learn what about the different products that are available to increase their savings account, earn extra interest, assist with retirement and investing.

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  • 26
    Oct

    Savvy Savers: Savings Trends

    October 26 from 12:00-1:00 pm

    Participants will learn the latest trends on savings and will discuss the 90 days savings challenge.

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  • 31
    Oct

    Interviewing Techniques

    October 31 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    Receive tips and recommendations in order to “Sealing the Deal” at your upcoming interview.

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  • 07
    Nov

    Parents and Paychecks

    November 7 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    Expenses can double or even triple within the first year of having a child. We will discuss tips and tricks on how to save money with food, gas and other expenses and how to help manage it all.

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  • 10
    Nov

    Returning Retirees

    November 10 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    How Baby Boomers can bounce back to a more fulfilling work life.

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  • 14
    Nov

    Housing Series: All About Fair Housing Laws

    November 14 from 11:00 am-12:00 pm

    Participants will learn about all of the Fair Housing Laws and how they can impact housing.

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  • 18
    Nov

    Financial Friday: Student Loans and Finances

    November 18 from 1:00-1:30 pm

    Students and graduates with outstanding student loans will learn about the government student loan forgiveness, payments and budgeting for student loans.

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  • 21
    Nov

    Don’t Let Fear Steer the Interview

    November 21 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    Learn helpful tips in overcoming fear before, during, and after an interview.

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  • 23
    Nov

    Savvy Savers: Savings Barriers

    November 23 from 12:00-1:00 pm

    Participants will learn how to navigate through savings barriers and how to break through them.

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  • 01
    Dec

    Maximizing Work

    December 1 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    A review of several concepts that can enhance your enjoyment at work and performance.

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  • 05
    Dec

    Budgeting 101

    December 5 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    We are going back to the basics! Regardless of where your finances are, we will show you how to create a realistic functional budget.

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  • 09
    Dec

    Financial Friday: Food and Finances

    December 9 from 1:00-1:30 pm

    Participants will learn ways to financially prepare for a delicious Holiday Feast and stay within their monthly budget.

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  • 13
    Dec

    Housing Series: Home Inspections

    December 13 from 11:00 am-12:00 pm

    Participants will learn about the importance of home inspections when purchasing a home.

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  • 16
    Dec

    Resume Writing

    December 16 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

    You are more than your resume. In this workshop, you will learn the basics of writing a clear and concise resume that recruiters will actually read!

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  • 28
    Dec

    Savvy Savers: The Savings Envelope Plan

    December 28 from 12:00-1:00 pm

    Participants will learn about “The Savings Envelope Plan” and how to save $5,000. This is an interactive activity. Participants can join to learn or join with the following supplies: recipe box, markers, 100 envelopes and stickers (optional and just for fun).

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