Resources and Training Information
Cups, Jars, Vessels (CJV) volunteers are committed to helping you improve your financial outlook. You will walk away with access to training material – for FREE. As you learn information in our sessions, we will also provide you with access to e-learning curriculum which will allow you to move at your own pace. You will also have an advantage to reviewing lessons before the next training session.
What You Will Learn:
CJV Talks Money
You will identify and recognize factors in your life that have impact on your motivation around finances and your desire to pick up financial knowledge.
- Where did you learn about money?
- Money and Emotions
- Dreams and Goals
- Changing your Financial Behavior
Spending and Budgeting (Click here for budgeting template)
You will develop an understanding about wants vs. needs; how to live within your means; identifying spending leaks; and learn the budgeting process.
- Can I afford that?
- Learning to Budget
Credit, Loans & Debt
You will learn about finance charges; different forms of debt that can offer benefits and/or consequences; and how to pay off debt.
- Good vs. Bad Debt
- How to pay off debt?
- Consequences of default on Student Loans
Account and Risk Management
You will learn how to identify risk; purchasing insurance; and banking basics.
- Insurance – which policy do I need?
- Debit and Credit Cards
Retirement and Investing
- Retirement Goals
- Investment Options
*Please note that future dates may change.