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Financial Literacy Month Events

The SDSU Library is pleased to present four informative webinars to help students and the SDSU community advance their financial literacy, as part of Financial Literacy Month.  Join us for any or all of these events.  All of the events are free and advance registration is not required.


Financial Literacy ECRT

Empowering Student Success: Programs and Assistance from the Economic Crisis Response Team (ECRT)

Monday, 4/12/2021 at 3pm

Presenter: Chelsea Payne, MSW (Assistant Director, Economic Crisis Response Team)

SDSU’s Economic Crisis Response Team (ECRT) aims to bridge the gap in resources for students experiencing immediate food, housing, or unforeseen financial crises that impact student success. In this session you will learn about the assistance offered by the ECRT and how to utilize these valuable services.

 Webinar link: https://SDSU.zoom.us/j/88236693521

Webinar ID: 882 3669 3521

Financial Literacy Scholarships

Financial Aid & Scholarships at SDSU

Tuesday, 4/13/2021 at 3pm

Presenter: Shira Scott (Academic Liaison/ Lead Counselor, Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships)

Learn more about the types of financial aid and scholarships offered at SDSU. The presentation will focus on: filing the FAFSA/ CA Dream Act, types of aid and aid limitations, satisfactory academic progress needed to maintain aid eligibility, and more. There will be time for Q & A.

Webinar link: https://SDSU.zoom.us/j/87391685181

Webinar ID: 873 9168 5181

Financial Literacy Investing

Investing 101

Wednesday, 4/14/2021 at 3pm

Presenter: David Nanigian, Ph.D., CFP(R) (Dr. Thomas Warschauer Endowed Professor of Finance)

Learn about the basic concepts of investing and the most popular investment vehicles that are used by mainstream investors today.

Webinar link: https://SDSU.zoom.us/j/81154847350

Webinar ID:  811 5484 7350

Financial Literacy Credit

Conquering Credit

Thursday, 4/15/2021 at 3pm

Presenter: Amber Dawn Bertelsen (Assistant Vice President/Lead Manager, U.S. Bank at SDSU)

How do lenders assess your creditworthiness?  In this session, you will learn what credit is and why it matters, the four C’s of credit, how to qualify for the credit you want, what to do if you don’t have a credit history, and seven ways to improve your credit score

Webinar link: https://SDSU.zoom.us/j/89430193270

Webinar ID: 894 3019 3270