MakingCents is a program made possible through Smart investing@your library®, a partnership between the American Library Association and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation. It offers a number of resources both print and online as well as seminars and programs to assist anyone seeking to understand smart investing practices and to help people find ways to make the most of their money.
MakingCents is a free program provided by select public libraries in Birmingham and Jefferson and Shelby counties. It provides unbiased information to help people of all ages, economic circumstances and cultural backgrounds make good financial decisions and plan for the future.
YOUR LIBRARY - helping you make smart financial decisions for day-to-day money matters and long term investing.
BOOKS - ONLINE RESOURCES - SEMINARS
Dolores Hydock, Dr. Andreas Rauterkus, Ruth Brock
Strengthening Financial Literacy for Successful Future When: Tue Dec 3, 2013 6:00pm Where: Parnell Memorial Library - Montevallo Description: Presented by HICA
Ruth Brock - ABCs of personal finance When: Fri Dec 6, 2013 8:30am to 9:30am Where: Olivia House Description: Sponsored by BPL-Springville Road
Dr. Andreas Rauterkus - Paying for College When: Tue Dec 10, 2013 12:00pm to 1:00pm Where: Birmingham Public Library Central
Checking, Banking, Saving & Budgeting When: Tue Dec 10, 2013 3:00pm to 4:00pm Where: Hoover Public Library Description: Presented by HICA
Jim Sweatt, Investing Fundamentals When: Tue Dec 10, 2013 5:30pm to 7:00pm Where: Gardendale Public Library
Money Talks! Stories About Cold Hard Cash When: Tue Dec 10, 2013 6:00pm to 7:00pm Where: Parnell Memorial Library - Montevallo Description: Storyteller Dolores Hydock Presents Money Talks! Stories About Cold Hard Cash
Smart Shopping Using Coupons with Angela Treadway When: Wed Dec 11 2013 12:00pm to 1:00pm Where: Hoover Senior Center
Credit, Loans & Credit/Debit Cards When: Thu Dec 12, 2013 3:00pm to 4:00pm Where: Hoover Public Library Description: Presented by HICA