Tuesday, February 8, 2011


Kentland Mansions (they book weddings too)
Credit Reports/Scores – Wednesday, February 16, 2011 - 6 to 8 p.m.
Participants will learn how and why to get their credit report, what a credit score is, how to rebuild their credit, and how to choose a credit counseling service.
Smart Consumer – Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 6 to 8 p.m.
Participants will learn ways to be smart shoppers, whether buying at thrift stores, shopping for a car, household items, or groceries, as well as how to avoid common consumer scams such as ID Theft, Work at Home scams, Credit Repair scams, and more.
Choosing and Using Credit Wisely – Wednesday, March 2, 2011 – 6 to 8 p.m.
Participants will learn the different types of loan products, places to shop for loans, ways to avoid predatory loans, and how to use credit wisely and manage debt.

For additional information or a copy of the Financial Literacy Workshops flier in English or Spanish, please contact the Gaithersburg Community Services Division at 301-258-6395 x2 or visit the web page www.gaithersburgmd.gov/bankon.

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