Calculate Savings

Maximizing Your Money: Budgeting & Saving

May 19, 2021. 530PM 

This workshop steps away from old-fashioned budgeting and saving advice such as the 70/20/10 rule (70% of your money to bills, 20% for saving, 10% for investing/retirement/fun), and focuses on maximizing the money you already have.

Together, we'll walk through how to determine your income, expenses, creating a budget, and tips/tricks for stretching those dollars.

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Understanding Your Credit Report

June 2, 2021. 530PM 

A one hour crash course in understanding credit scores and credit reports. Topics to be covered include:

  • What is a credit score?

  • How does my score affect me?

  • How do I get a copy of my credit report?

  • What if there is incorrect information on my credit report?

  • How do I use credit to my advantage?

College Students

Navigating College as a First Generation Attendee

June 16, 2021. 530PM 

In this workshop, we will discuss:

  • How to navigate the college experience and college culture

  • Working and attending school simultaneously

  • How to leverage the college experience to transition into a career

This workshop feature Professor Thiadora (Dori) Pina - a lawyer, author, and Associate Clinical Professor at Santa Clara Law. She is a first-gen college student and comes from a family of immigrants with fifteen aunts and uncles! She is the faculty advisor for Santa Clara Law’s Black Law Student Association and the First-Generation Law School Association.