Money Management International Assists 2010 Money$mart Week
Money Management International, represented by Maura Attardi, will present ten workshops for Sussex County residents during Money$mart Week. Morning workshops, presented at Frankford, Sussex-Wantage and Vernon branches of the Sussex County Library, as well as at Franklin Senior Housing, will focus on Avoiding Scams and Frauds, Important Paper Reference Guide, Living on a Fixed Income, Setting Goals and Priorities, Managing Income and Expenses and Keeping Debt Under Control.
Money Management International (MMI) is a nonprofit, full-service credit-counseling agency, providing confidential financial guidance, financial education, and counseling services, including housing counseling, bankruptcy counseling and education, and debt management assistance. MMI has been helping consumers trim their expenses, develop a spending plan and repay debts since 1958. Counseling is available 24/7 by telephone and Internet. Services are available in English or Spanish. To learn more, call 800-762-2271. MMI is a member of the Sussex County Coalition for Financial Education.
Through specialized financial education programs, MMI offers the knowledge and skills needed to be financially successful at every stage of life. MMI’s educators present financial literacy programs to students and adults throughout local communities at area schools, businesses, and community organizations.