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Financial Forums on the Railroad presented by BBVA Compass

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Railroad Park

1600 1st Avenue South

Birmingham, AL 35233

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Come to the Park for financial advice you can take to the bank. Join us every Tuesday in June on Railroad Park's 17th Street Plaza from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. for a series of financial sessions designed to help people of all ages set financial goals. The series is FREE and open to the public, though advance registration is requested. Light refreshments will be provided, and additional food & beverages will be available for purchase from The Boxcar Café.

Register to Win! Registered participants will be entered into a chance to win a gift from Railroad Park. Participants who register and attend all four classes will have a chance to win a Railroad Park membership at the Park Proud level. This membership includes two annual membership stickers, two Trucks by the Tracks tickets, and a limited edition Railroad Park print.

FINANCIAL FORUMS CLASS SCHEDULE

TUESDAY, JUNE 5 – Finance 101: From Credit to Fraud Protection (Personal Finance)

From setting up and maintaining checking and savings accounts, understandingand managing your credit score, and protecting yourself against fraud and identity theft, this course is your first step to establishing a lifelong financial plan.

TUESDAY, JUNE 12 – Own It (Homeownership Pt.1)

The home buying process can seem overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to be. In the first of a two part series, we’ll unpack the benefits of home buying versus renting and how the mortgage process works.

TUESDAY, JUNE 19 – Save a Penny, Earn a Penny (Homeownership Pt. 2)

In the second part of a two part series, we’ll help you work on building a budget and savings action plan that will bring you one step closer to owning your home.

TUESDAY, JUNE 26 – Mind Your Own Business (Small Business)

You have a brilliant business idea but now what’s next? Don’t sweat it! You’ll learn the ins and outs of how businesses obtain credit, while also defining and applying best practices. All of these tools will equip you for building and maintaining your small business.

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Railroad Park

1600 1st Avenue South

Birmingham, AL 35233

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