Check out the recently added no cost online continuing education opportunities which have been posted to the Librarian Events calendar.
Available to all librarians who would like to improve their reference strategies and knowledge of financial literacy concepts and resources.
The goal of the course is to promote confidence and competence in responding to your library patrons' questions on personal finance and investment. As a result of taking this course, you will understand the language and concepts in a variety of financial areas, including:
Personal financial planning and budgetingBanking and banking productsBasics of investmentInvesting in stocks, bonds (corporate and government), and mutual fundsEvaluating stocks using company and industry informationMortgages, short sales, first-time home buying, and real estate as an investmentRetirement accounts, including IRAs and Read on...