Navigating Money Challenges: Tools to Manage Finances through the COVID-19 Crisis - May 27

May 27, 2020 9:00AM - 10:30AM EST

Online via Zoom


Contact: Brenda Long , Teagen Lefere

When it comes to financial fears, debt often tops the list of anxieties and if it is not properly managed will throw you for a loop. Whether you have credit card debt, student loan debt, or worried about losing your home or car, debt is often a major stress point in households.

For some, this is the first time you are dealing with unexpected unemployment.  Many are experiencing the sudden loss of income during the COVID-19 crisis, the infectious disease caused by novel coronavirus.  This webinar will offer many tools and strategies to help you manage your new financial challenges during the COVID-19 epidemic.

During this webinar, the topics covered will be:

  • Take stock of family and community resources
  • Recognize changes, even if temporary, and impacts on your household financial affairs
  • Set spending priorities
  • Involve the entire family
  • Plan to pay creditors
  • Watch for scams
  • Make your Action Plan

Plus you will receive tools and a comprehensive Resource Guide to help you make your personal financial decisions.

Cost:  FREE

Location: Online - The class will be held via Zoom. It is recommended that you have a microphone and webcam, but it is not necessary.

Registration: is required


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Brenda Long

Brenda Long
616-527-5357
longbr@msu.edu

Teagen Lefere

Teagen Lefere
989-539-7805 ext 5623
leferete@msu.edu