BOISE — The Idaho Division of Finance is happy to announce the return of the highly-regarded
Good Girls Good Cash convention on Friday, Feb. 19 from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. This all-day occasion can be held just about and superior registration is required at www.smartwomensmartmoney.com/idaho.
Registrants may have the chance to pick out three breakout classes to attend. The registration affirmation e-mail will include a hyperlink to enter the convention on the day of the occasion.
“The significance of investing in feminine monetary literacy can’t be overstated,” stated Patricia Perkins, director of the Division of Finance. “Empowering girls to attain monetary success not solely advantages people and households however strengthens the financial system total.”
The convention, sponsored by the State Monetary Officers Basis, gives girls of numerous ages and circumstances with the required info and instruments to take
management of their monetary lives. Based by former Idaho State Treasurer Ron Crane in 1999,
Good Girls Good Cash is now in its twenty first 12 months bringing monetary consciousness to over 35,000 girls throughout a number of states.
The message of those one-day conferences is that it’s by no means too early, or too late, to find out about funds. As in prior years, this 12 months’s convention is free because of beneficiant donations from the Idaho enterprise neighborhood and different sponsors, together with the Division of Finance.
This 12 months’s convention keynote speaker can be Tammie Jo Shults. Shults, creator of Nerves of Metal, was one of many first feminine fighter pilots within the U.S. Navy, the place she attained the rank of lieutenant
In her civilian profession as a pilot for Southwest Airways, she is revered for saving the lives of 149 passengers throughout an emergency touchdown at Philadelphia Worldwide Airport.
The convention may even characteristic breakout classes the place girls can find out about budgeting, debt discount, investing, beginning a enterprise, retirement, dwelling possession, and extra. The Division of Finance can be presenting the breakout session titled “Know your credit score rating? Ideas to enhance your
FICO rating earlier than making a serious buy” with Shopper Affairs Officer Celia Kinney.