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Ushering in the first generation of financially literate girls and increasing the number of women working in finance.

Invest In Girls works with schools, community organizations, corporations and foundations to provide financial literacy programming to young girls.

Our Corporate Partners are integral to the success of our program. They provide role models, open their doors to our girls in the form of industry trips and work tirelessly to support our program. They believe in our mission and work with us to ensure that all girls have access to a financial education.

FINANCIAL FOUNDATIONS 3-COURSE SERIES

Invest in Girls offers a financial foundations curriculum tailored to teens, so they can feel confident about money matters. Each course takes place virtually and is free to attend.
WINTER SESSION REGISTRATION ENDS JANUARY 12, 2023

PART 1: BE THE CFO OF YOUR LIFE

In this introductory course, students will learn the basics of personal finance. Topics to be covered include:

Creating a budget
Using credit cards
Understanding interest rates
Paying taxes
Careers in finance

WINTER 2023 SESSION I
Workshop dates - (Tuesday & Thursday)
8:00-9pm
January 24, 26, 31, February 2, 7, 9
Seventh workshop date/Role Model Exchange Day - February 16, 2023

WINTER 2023 SESSION II
Workshop dates - (Wednesday)
9:00-10pm
January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1
Seventh workshop date/Role Model Exchange Day - March 8, 2023

PART 2: BE THE CIO OF YOUR LIFE

After completing part 1, students are invited to attend part 2 to learn the basics of investing. Topics to be covered include:

Saving vs. investing
Stocks, bonds, and funds
Building a portfolio

WINTER 2023 SESSION I
Workshop dates - (Wednesday)
7:00-8pm
January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1
Seventh workshop date/Role Model Exchange Day - March 8, 2023

PART 3: BE THE CEO OF THE FUTURE

Part 3 is open to students who have completed part 1 or part 2 of the financial foundation series. Topics to be covered include:

Interviewing and negotiating skills
How to present yourself in the workplace
Building your safety net

WINTER 2023 SESSION I
Workshop dates - (Wednesday)
8:00-9pm
January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1
Seventh workshop date/Role Model Exchange Day - March 8, 2023

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Contact Information:
Michigan Council on Economic Education
12642 Beresford Dr.
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

derek@michiganecon.org
Office: 248.939.4995


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