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Available Classes & Workshops

Interested in taking additional classes? Below is a full listing of all our classes currently scheduled - feel free to browse through our selection of informative offerings and sign up for the ones you feel can help you on your journey towards homeownership! Attention Greater Atlanta Area NeighborhoodLIFT Customers: Please visit https://nwcolumbus.force.com/nwcolumbuscft/resource/1525383981000/LIFT_Approved_HBE_Providers to find a Homebuyer Education provider in your area.

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    • JUL

      18

      Financial Fitness: Credit Crunches
      NW Columbus Office - 7/18/2019 6:00 PM
      This session will cover in detail how to read your credit report, what is credit scoring, how certain actions affect credit scores, how to dispute incorrect items, and why good credit is important (interest rates, insurance, employment, etc.), and protecting yourself against identity theft.


    • AUG

      15

      Financial Fitness: Understanding Home Insurance
      NW Columbus Office - 8/15/2019 6:00 PM
      Your home is more than just a roof over your head. Chances are it’s your most valuable investment, and one you likely can’t afford to replace if disaster strikes. That’s why protecting yourself with homeowners insurance is so important. Join us to learn more about this important topic that goes along with you, once you’ve become a homeowner. Resource: Jay Gemes, Insurance Agent, State Farm


    • SEP

      19

      Financial Fitness: Basic Training for Borrowing
      NW Columbus Office - 9/19/2019 6:00 PM
      This session will provide the participants with information they need to know when borrowing money, how to get the best deals, types of loans, difference in credit cards, mortgages and pitfalls such as payday loans, rent to own, and overdraft fees. Resource: Lisa Joseph, Mortgage Loan Originator, Synovus Mortgage Corp.


    • OCT

      17

      Financial Fitness: How Student Loans affect your Credit
      NW Columbus Office - 10/17/2019 6:00 PM
      Having to pay back student loans is undeniably frustrating, but there’s an upside: Student loans can help your credit if you pay them back on time. Student loans can affect your credit in both positive and negative way, depending on your payment practices. Learn how these loans affect your credit and how to correct it Resource: Kimberly Hinton-Poole, Homeownership Counselor and Nonie Milner, Mortgage Loan Counselor, NeighborWorks Columbus