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5th Annual Financial Fitness for Life Training Conference – Making Your Money Grow!

Date: Monday, October 19, 2009
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Where: McLean County Extension Office, Bloomington, IL 61704
Fee: Refundable registration fee of $25 required to guarantee a seat. Fee will be returned at the conference.

Marla Wilkins (217-347-5126; and Dr. Angela Lyons (217-244-2612;


Stocks are on the rebound, but are we out of the woods yet?  Now is the ideal time to help consumers learn how to take personal responsibility for their finances and become smart savers and investors. This Financial Fitness for Life training conference will focus on helping educators teach youth and limited resource audiences to “make their money grow.” Guest speakers from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, the Economic Awareness Council, and Money Management International will also discuss recent developments in the financial markets and implications for consumers’ financial security. Conference participants will receive the Financial Fitness for Life curriculum materials, along with numerous websites, simulations and other activities they can share with their students and clients.

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