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Finance Fest - March 30, 2011

This event is open to all TU students, faculty, parents, and community members.

In an effort to emphasize the importance of financial literacy the United States has officially declared April as National Financial Literacy Month. The month serves as an opportunity to inform and empower Americans to establish and maintain healthy financial habits.

To kick-off the month the Student Government Association (SGA) is hosing the first annual FinanceFest. Co-sponsored by the College of Business and Economics, Maryland Coalition for Financial Literacy, and Financial Services Money Attitude Program, the event walks participants through tax preparation, credit report checks, and other useful budgeting information.

Event Features

  • Free federal and Maryland state income tax preparation for students
  • FAFSA Assistance
  • Free credit reports
  • Credit report and credit score consultations
  • Saving and budgeting information

Date & Location

  • Thursday, March 30, 2011; 11am - 3pm
  • University Union, Chesapeake Rooms

Vendor Information

Local area vendors are invited to participate by providing free services and resources. Vendor fees are as follows:

Confirmed Vendors

  • Baltimore CASH Campaign

Financial Services
Administration Building, Fourth Floor (map) (How to use the map link)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Phone: 410-704-5269
Fax: 410-704-4910
E-mail: mfortier@towson.edu


 

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