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Financial Forums on the Railroad presented by BBVA

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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 and BBVA. Participants who register and attend all four classes will have a chance to win a $50 giftcard and 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 4 – Identity Theft and Fraud (Personal Finance)

From buying a car to applying for a job, you've likely needed some form of ID to prove your identity. In fact, your identity is one of the most valuable assests you have. This workshop is designed to help you learn what all is at risk and how to safeguard your identity.

TUESDAY, JUNE 11 – Considering Homeownership (Homeownership Pt.1)

This workshop is designed to help you become more familiar with the process of buying and owning a home. You will learn about the loan application process, understanding the terms of a loan, reviewing the costs associated with home ownership, and how to best build your personal and financial readiness for home ownership.

TUESDAY, JUNE 18 – Understanding Mortgages (Homeownership Pt. 2)

In this workshop, participants will gain a better understanding of the different types of mortgages, common costs associated with buying a home, financing options, and how to get started with the application process. Buying and owning a home is a dream for many people. This workshop can help you turn that dream into a reality.

TUESDAY, JUNE 25 – Developing a Business Plan (Small Business)

A business plan is the one piece of information that potential lenders, business incubators, investors, and economic development organizations will want before deciding to loan money or invest. This workshop will identify the importance of developing a strong business plan, explore ways to use a business plan, and review the key parts of a business plan.

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1600 1st Avenue South

Birmingham, AL 35233

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