Join the Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner online for in-depth budgeting, credit understanding, K-12 financial education and senior financial education webinars.

Do you know how to build a budget? How much of your income should you be setting aside? During our Budgeting Basics presentation we will go over how to track and budget your monthly expenses while setting a financial goals.

What’s in your credit score? Do you know what your credit score is or how to dispute wrong information on your credit report? Credit 101 covers credit basics, frauds and freezes, building your credit, and disputing false information.

(These webinars are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Archive webinars.)

Register for the event you would like to attend by clicking on the event title in the chart below.

Date Time Event/Register Event Description Location
August 24, 2021 10:00 am Financial Wellness: Credit 101 This webinar is through a partnership with ERS. What’s in your credit score? Do you know what your credit score is or how to dispute wrong information on your credit report? During the Credit 101 presentation we cover credit basics, frauds and freezes, building your credit, and disputing false information. Your Computer
August 26, 2021 10:00 am Financial Wellness: Buying a Home This webinar is through a partnership with ERS. This webinar focuses on what to consider when deciding whether to rent or buy a home. It also addresses the process of determining what housing you can afford, your credit score, different types of mortgages, and the steps involved in a home purchase. Your Computer
September 2, 2021 9:00 am Credit and Saving This webinar goes over the basics of budgeting and understanding credit. It is meant to be a beginner level presentation with a hope of keeping things insightful and light-hearted. This course gives a brief idea of how credit affects your everyday life and the choices you have for your future. Your Computer
September 9, 2021 9:00 am Student Loan Debt Debt in general can be stressful, but what do you do about student loan debt? Next to owning a home it is the biggest debt some people will take on. What will happen if you can't pay off your student loans? What does forbearance mean? What can you do to prevent defaulting on your student loans? This webinar goes over different types of debt with a special focus on student loans. Your Computer
September 23, 2021 9:00 am Borrowing Basics This webinar is part of the FDIC Money Smart for Adults program. This webinar goes in-depth on what it takes to borrow money in several different ways. It is designed to go over the basics of borrowing from credit cards, loans, to layaway. Upon registration the meeting organizer, Andrea Johnson, will send out a participant guide with lessons plans for participants to follow along. Your computer
October 7, 2021 9:00 am Financial Fitness for Your Future Being financial fit will give you confidence when you are trying to make financial decisions. During this webinar we will cover, budgeting, credit, and building wealth. We'll also talk about what it means to you to be financially well. Your Computer
October 14, 2021 9:00 am Your Money Values, Influences, Spending & Saving This webinar is part of the FDIC Money Smart for Adults program. This webinar will hopefully help you build your financial goals based on your money values and influences. It will also go over how to make a spending and saving plan and what to do when money is tight. Upon registration the meeting organizer, Andrea Johnson, will send out a participant guide with lessons plans for participants to follow along. Your Computer
October 21, 2021 9:00 am Using Credit Cards This webinar is part of the FDIC Money Smart for Adults program. This webinar is geared solely towards learning about credit cards, how to apply, how to use, and how it will affect your credit. Upon registration the meeting organizer, Andrea Johnson, will send out a participant guide with lessons plans for participants to follow along. Your Computer
November 4, 2021 9:00 am Credit 101 & Building Wealth What's in your credit report and how does it affect you? Understanding and improving your credit is one of the best things you can do for your financial outlook. This webinar discusses what it takes to build your credit, track your credit and look ahead.
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November 11, 2021 9:00 am Avoiding Financial Exploitation Financial exploitation can affect anyone. It's when someone takes advantage of you or someone you love for financial gain. It comes in many forms and can be quite costly. Financial exploitation sadly usually comes from people closest to us. This webinar focuses on financial exploitation situations and aims to raise awareness on how to prevent financial exploitation. Your Computer
November 18, 2021 9:00 am Building a Better Budget Do you know how to build a budget? How much of your income should you be setting aside? During our Building a Better Budget presentation we will go over how to track and budget your monthly expenses while setting financial goals. Your Computer