Money Smart Week Seminars

‘Money Smart Week @ your library’ is a national initiative between the American Library Association and the Federal Reserve Bank (Chicago) to provide financial literacy programming to help members of the community better manage their personal finances. Insight Credit Union has partnered with the Lake County Money Smart WeekLibrary System to provide a series of financial seminars during Money Smart Week that are FREE and open to the public. These seminars cover a variety of financial topics, including wills and trusts, mortgages, debit cards and identity theft. If you’re in the area, check them out! We hope to see you there!

  • Home Buyer Basics: Thurs, April 16 at 2pm at the Leesburg Public Library
    • Learn tips and tricks for buying a home, what you should know about the paperwork, the numbers and how to choose professional support.
  • Identity Theft – What’s Your Liability?: Tues, April 21 at 10am at the W.T. Bland Public Library, Mount Dora
    • Discover when you do and don’t have to give your Social Security number and how to minimize the risk of identity theft online and offline. You’ll also learn tips to protect yourself from phishing attacks and warning signs that you might be a victim of identity theft.
  • Financial ABC’s of Debit Cards: Tues, April 21 at 11am at the W.T. Bland Public Library, Mount Dora
    • This seminar will reveal tips for using a debit card wisely, alternative ways to use a debit card, and the differences between debit cards and credit cards.
  • Money Saving Tips and Tricks from a Travel Agent: Tues, April 21 at 2pm at the Leesburg Public Library
    • Travel agent Sheri Mruz will discuss money wasting blunders, money saving tips and how to get the most out of your vacation.
  • Florida Wills and Trusts, Deeds and Power of Attorney: Tues, April 21 at 6pm at the Tavares Civic Center
    • Attorney Tom Olsen will explain how to prepare wills in Florida, establish trusts and avoid probate.
  • Florida Wills and Trusts: Wed, April 22 at 10am at the Cagan Crossings Community Library, Clermont
    • Attorney Tom Olsen will explain how to prepare wills in Florida, establish trusts and avoid probate.
  • Identity Theft: Wed, April 22 at 11am at the Cagan Crossings Community Library, Clermont
    • Discover how to minimize the risk of identity theft online and offline. You’ll also learn what to do if you are a victim and where to get help. Registration is required. Please call: (352) 243-1840 to register.
  • Identity Theft: Thurs, April 23 at 1:30pm at the Astor County Public Library
    • Discover how to minimize the risk of identity theft online and offline.  You’ll also learn what to do if you are a victim and where to get help. No registration is required.  For more information, please call: (352) 759-9913.

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