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Lawrence Education Center

101 East Laurel
Springfield, IL 62704

Finance and Economics Workshops

April 14, 2008

A series of workshops regarding "Finance and Economics" were held during March and April at Lawrence Education Center. The series covered basic banking services, credit, budgeting, investment, and ID theft. Rob Mehan, Investor Education Specialist from the Illinois Securities Department presented the workshops. He involved the students in discussion and created an enthusiastic learning experience.

Workshop dates:
March 13 - Banks and Bank Services
March 19 - Credit and Credit Cards
April 3 - Financial Planning/Budget
April 10 - The Stock Market and Investing
April 16 - Financial Fraud/ID Theft

All workshops were held during 5th hour period (1:18pm.
-2:08pm.) in Room 11. For more information see Janet Ulm in Room 203.