Financial Wellness for Tenants: Budgeting and Banking

Quit putting off tasks for tomorrow for what you can financially accomplish today! As a future or current homeowner, it is essential that housing program participants receive the basic budgeting skills necessary to meet and maintain their financial obligations. This Tribal tenant based webinar is designed to help your housing authority achieve just that. This training reviews basic money and banking skills necessary to navigate poor spending habits, financial uncertainties, and credit mistakes of the past. This webinar focuses on building a strong foundation for preserving a healthy budget.


Training Objectives:

– Identify unhealthy spending habits

– Examining income and debts

– Learn the components of a budget

– Review how banking and predatory lending benefit from harmful money decisions

  • Instructor:

    Marie Dufour-Bonville

  • Marie Dufour-Bonville proudly began her professional career with the Seminole Tribe of Florida in April of 2007. Within the Seminole Education Department, Marie has held positions such as Higher Education Recruiter, Adult Vocational Administrator, and Tribal Professional Development Program Manager. Each position provided her with the unique opportunity to work closely with Seminole Tribal Members in the areas of higher education and professional development in addition to the various Tribal Departments. .

    Marie has a Bachelor’s in Political Science with a minor in International Relations and a Masters in Public Administration with a Certificate in Community Development. She is a proud alumni of Florida International University and a member of Pi Alpha Alpha.

  • Category:

    Financial Wellness, Housing Strategies

  • Offered: Online
  • Start: July 12, 2018 -
  • End: July 12, 2018 -