Past Events – United Way of Central Alabama

Events Calendar

Are You Ready to Buy Your Home Financial Workshop

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

A house is the biggest purchase most people will make in their lifetime and the process can be complicated -- especially in today's market. Attempts to understand the process can be overwhelming. Who should I call first? What affects my ability to obtain a loan? What is the mortgage lending process? What are the different...
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Are You READY if a Disaster Strikes?

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

If you had to leave your home in an emergency, being prepared is critical. Learn how to plan in advance so you’ll be ready in the event of a disaster: What constitutes a disaster? Where do I store important documents securely? How do I create a household plan and emergency kit? Am I properly insured?...
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ABC’s of Insurance Financial Workshop

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

The world of insurance can be complex and confusing with unfamiliar terms, a variety of types and options, and a wide range of costs and coverages. What are Assets and why is insurance needed to protect them? What are the Benefits of insurance? How is the Cost of insurance determined? What is a Deductible and...
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Spending Triggers and Strategies to Save Financial Workshop

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Spending triggers can be any situation, emotion, place or person that tempts you to spend money. If you want to save money, one of the most important things you can do is identify and overcome your spending triggers. How do I recognize my spending triggers? What is "wasteful" spending, and how do I reduce it?...
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Free Financial Workshop – Home Buying 101

A house is the largest purchase most people will make in their lifetime and the process can complicated. Attempts to understand the process of home buying can seem overwhelming: Do I need a financial checkup? Who should I call first? What are the different types of loans? What is the difference between pre-approval and pre-qualified?...
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Learn the Facts About Fair Housing

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

Do you know your housing rights, the fair housing violations, and how complaints are filed? Hear from a Fair Housing expert and gain an understanding of federal, state, and local fair housing laws. Who is covered under fair housing laws? What are acts of discrimination and reasonable accommodations? What obligations do the Landlord and tenant...
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Do You Know the Value of Homeownership? Financial Workshop

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

Owning a home is a major financial decision and possibly the largest purchase you will ever make. Homeownership allows you to invest in your future, build a stable foundation and create a place to build memories. Potential homebuyers often face challenges related to making a down payment, credit or just having a general uncertainty about...
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Your Financial Toolbox Workshop

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

Would you like to increase your financial stability? Will access to financial information, tools and resources help you build skills to manage money, credit and debt? Attend this workshop to gain knowledge and take steps toward financial empowerment by building YOUR financial toolbox. Set financial goals Plan for large purchases and life events Learn to...
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Fighting Fraud and Identity Theft Financial Workshop

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

Making smart financial decisions is challenging enough, but letting scammers and cybercriminals take advantage of you can make it even more difficult! Google blocks more than 100 million phishing emails every day as criminals try to steal money and personal information. For example, with over 40,000 domain names using the word "Coronavirus," you must be...
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Budgeting for Homeowners

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

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Dealing with Debt

United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South, Birmingham

Financial Education Workshop Wednesday, September 14, 2022 11:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m United Way of Central Alabama Alice Williams Building Room 102 3620 8th Ave South Birmingham, AL 35222 Lunch will be provided. Attend in Person Attend Online

Young Philanthropists Society Campaign Kickoff

Botanical Gardens Auditorium 2612 Lane Park Road, Birmingham, AL

United Starts with You Please join the Young Philanthropists Society at the YPS Campaign Kickoff. Wednesday, September 14th 5:30pm - 6:30pm Doors open at 5pm RSVP

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