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Heading off to college soon? Besides finishing high school strong and getting into the right college, students must address how they are going to pay for school and manage their personal finances once they get there. Financial Beginnings, in partnership with the Oregonian and Lincoln High School, has put together a panel of financial professionals to help you through The Dollar $igns Surrounding College.
This is a free event open to the public. Parents and youth getting ready for college are encouraged to bring their questions about the money matters surrounding college answered.
Brent Hunsberger- It's Only Money Columnist for The Oregonian newspaper
Melody Bell- Executive Director of Financial Beginnings
Gretchen Beckner- Oregon Student Access Commission
Michael Parker- Executive Director of the Oregon College Savings Plan
Susan Yang- Certified Public Accountant and Personal Financial Specialist
6:30pm Panel begins
8:00pm Close of evening
Lincoln High School
1600 SW Salmon Street
Portland, OR 97205
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Financial Beginnings is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides financial education to youth and young adults in the Pacific Northwest. The generosity of community members, volunteers, businesses and foundations enable Financial Beginnings to provide these programs at no cost to participants. Financial Beginnings educates over 30,000 young people each year.
Financial Beginnings empowers youth and adults to take control of their financial futures. We provide educational programs that incorporate all aspects of personal finance to give individuals the foundation they need to make informed financial decisions.