Athens Review, Athens, Texas

January 3, 2013

Got money on your mind?

Henderson County Library to offer ‘Basic Money Matters’ classes

Special to the Review
Athens Daily Review

Athens — Free adult education classes called “Basic Money Matters” begin at the Henderson County Murchison Memorial Library on Tuesday, January 8. 

Classes will be held from 6:15 p.m.-7:45 p.m. at the library on Tuesday evenings for 10 weeks and will run through March 12. 

Topics covered will include bank services and accounts, borrowing basics, checking, debits accounts and ATMs, budgeting, ways to save and grow money, protecting your consumer rights, credit reports, credit cards, installment loans and renting or owning a home.

The classes will be led by Paula Winter. She has extensive experience in providing adult education seminars, including topics of nutrition and stress management.

Winter managed the wellness program at Bell Helicopter before moving to East Texas. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation provided her training and materials for the seminar.

Attendees may attend one class or all 10 but need to preregister by either signing up at the library at 121 South Prairieville or by calling the library at 903-677-7295.