June 23, 2021

Maui Business Development Center Hosting Free Online Workshop about Personal Finances

May 11, 2021, 7:27 AM HST * Updated May 10, 3:31 PM The Maui Economic…

May 11, 2021, 7:27 AM HST
* Updated May 10, 3:31 PM

The Maui Economic Opportunity’s Business Development Center is holding a free online workshop about personal finances on May 19 and 20. Photo courtesy

The Maui Economic Opportunity’s Business Development Center will hold a free online Money Matters Adult Financial Literacy Workshop from 10 to 11:30 am on May 19 and 20, via Zoom. 

The two 90-minute Money Matters Workshop sessions will cover understanding and managing all facets of daily personal financial situations in a challenging economic climate.  

Workshop topics will include:

  • Understanding spending tendencies (why we do that).
  • Realistic budgeting and saving strategies.
  • Understanding personal credit, credit reports, FICO score and identity theft.
  • Basic investment terminology and information.
  • Basic consumer lending information.
  • Strategies and tools to help financial well-being during COVID-19.

To sign up for the Money Matters  Financial Literacy Workshop, contact Heather Wells at MEO Business Development Center at 808-243-4317 or [email protected] There is no cost for this workshop.

Funding from the County of Maui Office of Economic Development helps make the Money Matters Financial Literacy Workshop possible.