Northeast State hosts Financial Literacy Day Feb. 18

Freaky financial times require smart budgeting, saving, and avoiding debt to stay solvent. Northeast State students, faculty and staff will learn methods to secure a financial future at Financial Literacy Day scheduled for Feb. 18 at the College’s Blountville campus, 2425 Highway 75, adjacent to Tri-Cities Regional Airport.

Financial Literacy Day Poster finalFinancial institution representatives will be available from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the 1st floor Student Services Building in the upper Courtyard area and individual presentations will be in the Auditorium (A202). The community is invited to attend. No appointment is necessary. There is no charge to attend the event.

Participating institutions and their presentation times are scheduled as:

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Appalachian Community Federal Credit Union, “Financial Cents – College & Youth-Based Program”
9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. TriSummit Investment Services, “The Psychology of Spending”
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Mortgage Investors Group, “Financial Peace University”
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Citizens Bank, “Credit – The Good and The Bad”
12 noon – 12:30 p.m. Eastman Credit Union, Money Management Basics

Event is hosted by Northeast State’s TRiO Student Support Services and Student Life Office. For more information about Financial Literacy Day, contact TRiO Student Support Services at 423.354.2540.

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