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Money Talks

Resources and support to go along with the Money Talks series.

What is Money Talks and who is this for?

GCC Money Talks is a financial wellness and empowerment program for the entire GCC community. You can opt into the GC Virtual Money Talks Canvas (MEID required) for immediate access to Money Talks content, replays On Demand and advance notification of events. 

Money Talks is open to ALL students as well as faculty and staff. Money Talks is a collaboration between STEM Connect, Financial Aid and a growing number of campus departments.

Money Talks is here to help students and the campus community:

  • Learn about money
  • Dispel fears and myths about money
  • Make more informed decisions

In particular, Money Talks aims to help students:

  • Be more informed about paying for college so that they can avoid or limit their student debt, so they can get more of the financial benefits of their education.

Want to know more? Please visit the Money Talks webpage for more information and to register for upcoming series. 

Worried about student debt?

3 Steps to Be a Smart Borrower

Worried About Student Debt?

3 Steps to Be A Smart Borrower*

Thursday, October 26th 3-4:30 live online

  • Avoid being overburdened by student debt
  • 10 ways to keep your school costs down 
  • Conquer the 4 biggest student debt pitfalls
  • Cut through career confusion
  • Stay on track to graduate!

*To get the most from this session, it's recommended to attend Credit and Debt first.

Wondering about Credit? Worried About Debt?

Credit and Debt

Thursday, October 19th 3-4:30 live online

  • Establish and improve your credit
  • Manage credit responsibly
  • Gain a strategy for getting out of debt

 

Can’t make it? Register for the replay!

1 on 1 Money Mentoring Sessions

Ariel Clifton with GCC Money Talks is now offering 1 on 1 money mentoring sessions. If you've got money questions, a great way to reduce your money stress is to talk with someone who understands and is knowledgeable. Use her booking page to find a time to meet with her!

GBS132 Personal and Family Financial Security

Want a deeper understanding of money? Enroll in GBS 132 Personal and Family Financial Security

Principles and practices of personal and family financial planning, includes savings, budgeting, credit, buying versus renting, and general principles of consumerism. Prerequisites: None.

GBS 132  is an online class that will take place January 16th, 2024 - May 10th, 2024.. (Class #20135). Click here to find out more. 

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