Virginia Cooperative Extension Offers Money Management Clinics

678948_writing_checkVirginia Cooperative Extension is offering money management clinics on Thursday, May 27, 2010 at the Clarke County Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension in Berryville.   The clinics will be held from 1-3:00 p.m., 3:30-5:30 p.m., and 6-8:00 p.m.   Participants will learn how to take control of their finances and prevent common financial mistakes.   They will also have the opportunity to ask questions on financial topics such as budgeting, credit and debt and to learn about community resources.   Extension Agent Karen Poff says, “Anyone who is interested in improving their family’s financial stability could benefit from attending one of the clinics.”

The clinics are free; however, participants must register by 12:00 noon the day before the clinic.   Clinics with no registered participants will be canceled.   Clinics will be offered regularly throughout the Northern Shenandoah Valley from January to June.   For more information about the clinics, call the Clarke County Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension at 540-955-5164 or visit our website here.

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Karen Poff by calling your local office of Virginia Cooperative Extension to discuss accommodations at least five business days prior to the event.   Virginia Cooperative Extension programs, activities, and employment opportunities are available to all people regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital or family status.   An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.