Workshop to highlight budgeting fundamentals

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- “Budgeting Fundamentals” will be presented from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, in Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library. Budgeting lies at the foundation of every financial plan. It is never “only” about money; it is mostly about making financial choices. This workshop will simplify budgeting in five steps that are easy to follow, share simple strategies to evaluate and better manage finances, including tips on handling debt and setting short- and long-term goals using the SMART model.

Presenter Daad Rizk is a Penn State financial literacy coordinator, and the workshop is part of the MoneyCounts: a Financial Literacy Series, a collaborative effort of the Penn State Commission for Adult Learners and the University Libraries.

Additional details are online. Registration is requested.

For more information or if you anticipate needing accessibility accommodations or have questions about the physical access provided, contact Lauren Reiter at or 814-865-4414.

Last Updated July 22, 2014