CROWN POINT | An upcoming workshop will focus on how to help people develop better financial skills and more positive banking relationships.
Bank On Northwest Indiana will offer a free "Money Smart" financial education program on Oct. 3, between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. staff will lead the workshop, which will take place at the Northwest Indiana Community Action office at 5240 Fountain Drive.
The class is intended for community organizations such as Habitat for Humanity or WorkOne.
Attendees will get a detailed overview of the Money Smart curriculum, and tips on how to best provide financial education. They will learn how to teach bank consumers about saving, credit histories, borrowing and other money matters.
To register, contact Leona Liuzza with Northwest Indiana Community Action at (219) 794-1829 ext. 2432.