Financial Education and Homebuyer Education

  • 21
    Jun

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.
    This program will help you learn if homeownership is right for you, how to select the right home, work effectively with a lender, close on the loan and avoid foreclosure. A nominal material fee of $50 per household is payable in cash, credit card or money order. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.
    Sign up using the form below:
  • 02
    Jul

    First Financial Friday: Banking Products

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn about products that are available to increase their savings account, to help earn extra interest, and with investing. This event is sponsored by TCF Bank.

    This class will be held virtually via Zoom. Register using the form below:

     

  • 08
    Jul

    Lunch and Learn: Tenants and Landlords

    12:00 p.m.

    Know your rights! Participants will learn about rental rights, trends and basic laws for both tenants and landlords. This class will be held virtually via Zoom.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 12
    Jul

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below.
  • 21
    Jul

    Coffee and Conversations: Home Maintenance

    10 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to maintain their home, how to plan for maintenance and how to prepare financially.

    Grab your cup of coffee and join us on Facebook Live for Coffee and Conversations. During this interactive series we will discuss the most important topics relevant to your money and your financial power.

    This discussion is meant to include Q and A’s from our followers.

    No registration is necessary. This event will be streamed live from our Facebook page.

  • 26
    Jul

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 28
    Jul

    Savvy Savers Group

    10:30 a.m.

    Savings Trends – Participants will learn the latest trends on savings. There will also be a discussion on the 90 days savings challenge.

    Savvy Savers is an interactive virtual monthly savings club sponsored by CIBC Bank. This club is designed to help low- to moderate-income families learn how to save by utilizing tips, tools, and resources provided by banking experts at CIBC Bank.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 02
    Aug

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 06
    Aug

    First Financial Friday: Banking in Today’s World

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn about various savings accounts and how to choose the best account to meet their needs. This event is sponsored by TCF Bank.

    This class will be held virtually via Zoom. Register using the form below:

     

  • 12
    Aug

    Lunch and Learn: Fair Housing

    12:00 p.m.

    Participants will learn about Fair Housing Laws and how they affect housing. This class will be held virtually via Zoom.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 16
    Aug

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 18
    Aug

    Coffee and Conversations: Managing Money Day to Day

    10 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to manage their money on a day to day basics by using a budget and tracking expenses.

    Grab your cup of coffee and join us on Facebook Live for Coffee and Conversations. During this interactive series we will discuss the most important topics relevant to your money and your financial power.

    This discussion is meant to include Q and A’s from our followers.

    No registration is necessary. This event will be streamed live from our Facebook page.

  • 25
    Aug

    Savvy Savers Group

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to navigate through savings barriers and learn how to break them.

    Savvy Savers is an interactive virtual monthly savings club sponsored by CIBC Bank. This club is designed to help low- to moderate-income families learn how to save by utilizing tips, tools, and resources provided by banking experts at CIBC Bank.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 03
    Sep

    First Financial Friday: Banking for Entrepreneurs

    10:30 a.m.

    Participants will learn everything they need to know about Business Accounts. This event is sponsored by TCF Bank.

    This class will be held virtually via Zoom. Register using the form below:

     

  • 09
    Sep

    Lunch and Learn: Home Inspections

    12:00 p.m.

    Participants will learn how important home inspections are when buying a home. This class will be held virtually via Zoom.

    Register using the form below:

     

  • 13
    Sep

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 15
    Sep

    Coffee and Conversations: Credit Clean-Up

    10 a.m.

    Participants will learn how to maintain a clean credit report with no late fees, no collections and keeping their credit balance under 30%.

    Grab your cup of coffee and join us on Facebook Live for Coffee and Conversations. During this interactive series we will discuss the most important topics relevant to your money and your financial power.

    This discussion is meant to include Q and A’s from our followers.

    No registration is necessary. This event will be streamed live from our Facebook page.

  • 27
    Sep

    Virtual Homebuyer Education

    1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

    This Homebuyer Education class will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams.

    Taught by JVS’s HUD certified homebuyer education counselors, you learn about the entire home buying process, including credit education, how to qualify for a mortgage, mortgage terminology, proper home maintenance and how to avoid foreclosure. $50 fee per household. This class is also approved for the MSHDA Down Payment Assistance Program.

    Register using the form below:
  • 29
    Sep

    Savvy Savers Group

    10:30 a.m.

    “The Savings Envelope Plan” and how to save $5,000!

    This is an interactive webinar. Participants should have the following supplies during the webinar, or following the webinar in order to properly save. Items needed: Recipe box, markers, 100 envelopes and stickers (just for fun).

    Register using the form below: