sponsored by Neighbors and Investar

A Financial Education Event

Saturday, October 5th, 2013

Program Agenda

8:15 am - 9:00 am   Registration
8:15 am - 9:00 am
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
  Exhibits Open  
9:00 am - 9:10 am   Opening Remarks
Introduction of Special Guest Speaker
Kathi Gill, CEO of Neighbors Federal Credit Union and John DeAngelo, CEO of Investar Bank
9:10 am – 11:30 am   The Five Steps to Financial Freedom: The Beatitudes
Special Guest Speaker - Michelle Singletary

11:30 am - 12: 30 pm   Lunch on your own (Food trucks will be on site)
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm   Everything Credit
  • Understanding Your Credit Report and Score

  • Tools for Building Credit

  • Pitfalls of High Cost Credit Choices

Layne McDaniel, Noesis Data, an Equifax Partner and President, Credit Bureau of Baton Rouge, Inc. Foundation

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm   Basics of Investing
  • Planning for Retirement

  • Buying your Dream Home

  • Saving for a College Fund

Eric Hebert, SWBC Investment Services located at La Capitol FCU

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm   Consumer Beware
  • Identity Theft

  • Frauds and Scams

Joshua Hollins, Public Protection Division, Office of the Louisiana Attorney General

2:30 pm   Closing and Door Prize Drawings  



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