[act-ma] 4/7 Personal Budgets: From Debt to Financial Freedom (SoJust ProfDev)

Robbie Samuels send2robbie at gmail.com
Tue Apr 7 06:38:39 PDT 2015

Nervous about creating a budget? Join us tonight! Register: $10 advance at
www.SoJust.org ($20 door cash only).

On Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 10:30 AM, Robbie Samuels <send2robbie at gmail.com>

> This professional development training is next Tuesday evening. Will you
> take time out of your week to plan for the future you want?
> Join Socializing for Justice for a ProfDev (professional development)
> training Personal Budgets: From Debt to Financial Freedom on Tuesday, April
> 7, 6:00-8:30 PM.
> Fee: $10 advance/$20 door - split with trainer
> Limited space - register ahead of time: www.sojust.org
> Credit cards accepted online. Cash only at the door (if space available).
> *Newcomers always welcomed!*
> Personal Budgets: From Debt to Financial Freedom
> Are you trying to save, but your account never grows? Does the idea of
> creating a budget make you break out in a sweat? Whether you’re trying to
> pay off debt or save for a down payment, this session will give you the
> tools to help you define and achieve your goals. Determine whether you are
> spending on what is most important to you in life right now. Learn how to
> estimate monthly income and expenses, and creative ways to reduce your
> spending. Become familiar with retirement account acronyms so you can plan
> for your financial freedom. “Discipline is choosing between what you want
> now and what you want most.” - Benny Lewis
> Julie Morgenlender consults with individuals and couples to get their
> financial house in order so that they can achieve their goals. She worked
> as the Director of Operations for a small nonprofit, learning basic
> bookkeeping on the fly before enrolling in accounting classes and taking on
> all bookkeeping and accounting for the organization. She thrived on
> translating complicated accounting principles into everyday language for
> the non-accountants in the room, and now enjoys doing the same with
> personal finance.
> 6:00-6:30 Socializing -  bring your own dinner
> 6:30-8:30 Training and Q&A
> <http://www.nonprofitcenterboston.org/site/c.ddKGIQNuEmG/b.1363373/k.5381/About_Us__Directions.htm> -
> The NonProfit Center is located one block from South Station at 89 South
> Street. The Center is physically accessible through the main lobby.
> _________________________________________________________
> Socializing for Justice - www.sojust.org
> SoJust hosts events that draw progressives of all stripes that share
> common values but may work on different issues. We host monthly socials
> that allow for the possibility of cross-issue connections and run a monthly
> ProfDev Series, hosted by The NonProfit Center*, which provides access to
> affordable professional development to increase our individual capacity for
> movement building.
> With over 2600 members and 8+ years of creating a diverse cross-issue
> community in Boston (200 events!), Socializing for Justice is the best
> place to find the great people, organizations and community you're looking
> for while putting the SOCIAL back in social justice.

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