Free Money Smart Classes Continue in October!

Free Money Smart Classes Continue in October!

Thu, 30 Aug, 2018 at 10:50
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Attend our free Money Smart Class, "To Your Credit," being held every Saturday, October 6, 13, 20, and 27, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at the Maywood Public Library located at 121 S. 5th Avenue.
 
To Your Credit teaches you how to read a credit report and how to build and/ or repair your credit history. After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Define credit
• Explain why credit is important
• Describe the purpose of a credit report and how it is used
• Order a copy of your credit report
• Read/analyze your credit report to determine if you are ready to apply for credit
• Differentiate between good and bad credit
• Describe the implications of good and bad credit scores
• Identify ways to build and repair your credit history
• Recognize how to correct errors on your credit report
• Recognize how to guard against identity theft