Owens to Host Free Smart Money Choices Conference, Aug. 12

Posted Jul 28th, 2011 by Brad Meyer  Category: Business


PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, OH – Northwest Ohio residents are invited to learn about ways to enhance their personal financial planning as Owens Community College serves as host to a free Smart Money Choices Conference on Friday, Aug. 12.

Presented by the State Treasurer of Ohio’s Office, the event will occur from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Audio/Visual Classroom Center on the Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township. All activities are free and the public is encouraged to attend.

Attendees will be able to learn about such varied topics as budgeting, consumer protection, credit and debt management, consumer fraud, estate planning, insurance, investments, children and money, programs to help Ohioans, retirement planning and social security.

The conference will include an opening session, panel discussion, breakout sessions taught by financial experts and a closing session. Additionally, conference participants will have the opportunity to visit with financial professionals and experts and ask questions specific to financial planning.

The Smart Money Choices Conference is part of a statewide initiative focused on educating individuals about the benefits of making sound financial planning decisions. In addition to the Owens site, Smart Money Choices events are occurring in Cleveland, Dayton, Columbus and Youngstown.

For more information about the event, or to register, call 1-800-228-1102 or visit www.ohiotreasurer.gov.

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