Free financial seminars hosted by IRSC


Grow your financial knowledge at the Spring 2019 Financial Literacy Lecture Series at the IRSC Main Campus in Fort Pierce.

The Indian River State College (IRSC) Center for Financial Literacy is hosting a free lecture series April 2 to 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Brown Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship on its Main Campus located at 3209 Virginia Avenue in Fort Pierce. Community members are invited to join IRSC students and alumni in broadening their financial knowledge.

This three-day lecture series provides invaluable tools for making sound financial decisions. Professional speakers from local and national businesses will cover topics on credit management, savings and investment, and navigating financial hardships.

The lecture schedule from 6 to 8 p.m. each evening follows:

  • Tuesday, April 2: Credit Management

Start by testing your IQ about credit, debit and pre-paid cards, along with credit reports and credit scores. Then, learn about identity theft protection measures.

  • Wednesday, April 3: Savings & Investment

Learn the what, when, where and why about savings and investments. It’s never too soon, or too late, to begin or grow your portfolio.

  • Thursday, April 4: Dealing with Financial Trouble

What are the warning signs of financial trouble, and how do you react to them? Explore credit counseling, debt reduction planning, credit repair scams, bankruptcy and more.

For more information on this lecture series provided by the IRSC Center for Financial Literacy, contact Dr. Maria Salome Davis at or 772-226-2557.

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