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Financial Fridays: Personal Finance – Credit Scores & Reports

April 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm CDT

Free

This workshop will help build your understanding of personal credit and it’s impact on your financial life.

Your credit can have a big effect on your financial life. Your credit report provides a snapshot of your financial habits that financial institutions, cell phone companies, credit card companies, and others use to get a sense of your creditworthiness. Understanding how credit scores and reports work will help you keep your finances healthy and help you achieve your financial goals, such as buying a home, leasing a car, or paying off debt.

In this workshop, participants will…

  • Explore the importance of credit scores and reports.
  • Learn how to access information about credit scores and reports.
  • Discuss strategies to build and improve credit.
  • Identify how to protect credit from incorrect claims and fraud.

 

Presented By: 

BBVA’s Center for Financial Education is an initiative to create opportunities for over 15,000 people in 2020 by helping them increase their financial knowledge. Through financial education workshops focused on personal finance, home ownership and small business, BBVA Financial Capability Coaches promote the importance of financial health and share expertise with communities.

The LiftFund Dallas/Fort Worth Women’s Business Center is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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