Upcoming Events

July 12th Personal Finance Workshop

July 12, 2017
12:45 pm - 4:45 pm

July 12th Personal Finance Workshop

July 12, 2017
12:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Renaissance Waverly Hotel
Habersham Ballroom
2450 Galleria Parkway, 
Atlanta, Georgia 30339

Valuable Materials & Information
Ask the Professionals: One on One
Fabulous Giveaways = $400

All are welcomed and encouraged to attend this workshop. We will cover financial literacy issues that concern you personally as well as share financial education strategies and resources.

Outstanding speakers from industry, government agencies, and financial associations will present on:

  • Your Unique Money Personality
  • Consumer Protection Issues and ID Theft
  • Understanding Credit Report and Credit Score
  • Scams Targeting Teens
  • How to Talk with Kids about Money
  • New FDIC MoneySmart Programs
  • Special Housing Programs for Teachers and Other Public Servants
  • TRS - Retirement Issues
  • Understanding Medicare and Social Security

All sessions are educational, not promotional!!!

A special "Ask the Professionals" time is planned for you to speak directly with volunteer CPAs, Financial Planners and many of the presenters.

Register by July 6, 2017

Workshop Fee: $10.00 non-refundable

Register by clicking on the button below or
by mailing a check made payable to Georgia Consortium for Personal Financial Literacy, PO Box 18858, Atlanta, GA 31126 and sending in the completed form
by e-mailing: gaconsortium@bellsouth.net

Premier Sponsor: Georgia Council on Economic Education


Renaissance Waverly Hotel, Habersham Ballroom
2450 Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339

Past Events

The Summit

April 3, 2008

The New Credit Card Fee

February 28, 2013
- John Ulzheimer, Nationally Recognized Credit Expert

Financial Literacy Month Kickoff Celebration and Legislative Update

March 28, 2013
- Don Cook, Georgia Society of CPAs, Shawn Conroy, Governor’s Office of Consumer Protection, Kirby Thompson, SunTrust, Rep Virgil Fludd, Rep Edward Lindsey

Financial Coaching: Training the Trainers

April 25, 2013
- Diane McCants, Senior Director Income of the United Way of Greater Atlanta

Family Love Letter: Information in a Time of Confusion

July 26, 2013
- Lee Pence, CFP, AAMS of Pence Financial Advisors and The Strategic Financial Alliance Inc.

Emerging Technology-Privacy, Data Security and ID Theft

September 26, 2013
- Cindy Liebes, Regional Director with the Federal Trade Commission

Psychology of a Scam

October 31, 2013
- Fred Elsberry, President and CEO with the Better Business Bureau of Metro Atlanta, Athens and NE Georgia

Recovery or Bust; Georgia’s Poor Left Behind CANCELLED

January 30, 2014
- Melissa Johnson, Policy Analyst with Georgia Budget and Policy Institute

FLEC Hearing on Workplace Financial Education

February 25, 2014
- Nancy Schwartzmiller, Melissa Koide, Richard Cordray, Phyllis Borzi, Katherine Sauer

Financial Challenges, Strategies and Resources for Armed Forces Personnel and Their Families

April 24, 2014
- Mechel Glass, Vice President of Education for ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions

Navigating the Ins and Outs of Social Security

June 26, 2014
- Desmond Thornton, Public Affairs Specialist, Social Security Administration

GENERATION Y: Financial Insights and Educational Strategies

July 31, 2014
A Clinical Examination of the Finances of New Gen Y Households - Conrad Ciccotello, Director of Wealth Management, Dept. of Risk Management and Insurance, Georgia State University

Recovery or Bust: Georgia’s Poor Left Behind

August 28, 2014
- Melissa Johnson, Policy Analyst Georgia Budget and Policy Institute

Educational Session – September 2014 > RSVP CLOSED – AT CAPACITY

September 25, 2014
How FICO’s New Scoring System Will Impact Consumers - John Ulzheimer

Educational Session – October 2014

October 30, 2014
The Georgia Consortium for Personal Financial Literacy and Financial Stability Partnership (formerly MAAB) invite you to: “United Way’s Money Game 2 App: Real World Financial Education and Certification in the Palm of Your Hand” - TBA

Georgia Consortium Annual Luncheon Meeting

December 4, 2014
Agenda - Roger Tutterow, Professor of Economics, Coles College of Business, Kennesaw State University

“If I’d Only Known – Financial Musts for the Real World”

January 29, 2015
- Presenter: Dr. Brenda Cude, Professor of Consumer Economics, University of Georgia

Financial Coach Training

April 30, 2015
Become a Volunteer Financial Coach -