FROM: Title III Grant RE: Students, learn how to get financially prepared for college and set a budget with us!
9/22/2021 10:44:59 AM
To: Students

Students, please join the Office of Academic Success and the Department of Business, Economics, & Enterprise Sciences by registering for our financial literacy webinars!

Financial Adulthood 101

What is your money attitude? How does it affect your personal financial decisions? Have you ever felt overwhelmed by managing your finances? Are you worried about student loans?” You are cordially invited to participate in a 3-part series titled “Financial Adulthood 101”, presented by Jacquie Carroll and Schane Coker, experts and educators in the field of financial counselor and financial education. Both of them are Accredited Financial Counselors (AFCs).

Financial Adulthood 101 Part 1: General Information

Date and Time: September 28 (Tuesday) @11AM-12PM

Presenters: Jacquie Carroll and Schane Coker

Registration Link:

Financial Adulthood 101: Part 2

Date and Time: Sep 30 (Thursday) @11AM-12PM

Presenter: Schane Coker

Registration Link:

Financial Adulthood 101: Part 3

Date and Time: Oct 12 (Tuesday) @11AM-12PM

Presenter: Jacquie Carroll

Registration Link:

Presenters’ Information:

Jacquie has been helping individuals and families with educational and financial issues for over 25 years. She earned an Ed.D. in Higher Education Leadership, from Nova Southeastern University (2007), and is an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC®) since 2013. As an educator her focus has always been student/learner success. As a financial coach, she had the opportunity to combine her love of teaching & learning, research, and finances. She facilitates sharing, building, and leveraging knowledge to help individuals equalize the financial playing field with a focus on outcomes, via the application of practical strategies.

Schane is a current doctoral student in the Adult Education and Human Resource Development program at Florida International University (FIU). He also works as a military financial counselor and is certified as an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC) and Financial Fitness Coach (FFC). He received his Bachelors’ and Master’s degrees from Purdue University in Financial Counseling and Planning and Consumer Science with a concentration in Family and Consumer Economics, respectively. His specializes in new credit usage and rebuilding credit, education funding, and financial goal setting.

Co-host Email Address:

Nan Li

Jamey Roberti <>

Additional Financial Literacy Webinars

Please also join the Office of Academic Success and the Department of Business, Economics, & Enterprise Sciences for the following webinars on financial literacy:


Paying For College


Oct 14, 2021 11:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)


How to get financially prepared for college in order to avoid the unnecessary financial stress. This seminar shares resources and tips on education planning to help high school junior or senior students, college freshmen and sophomores be more ready for college.

Guest speakers include:

Brian Stone

Policy Analyst | Consumer Education and Engagement

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Registration Link:


Budgeting and Saving


Oct 19, 2021 11:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)


A discussion on how to set a budget and cut unnecessary expenses, the ways and tips to build savings, as well as free useful tools and resources available at Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Guest speakers include:

Heather Brown, Ed.D, PMP, SPHR

Financial Education & Impact Analysts/CFPB FinEx Program Lead

Consumer Education & Engagement, Office of Financial Education

Adebukola Dada

Outreach Specialist

Section for Students and Young Consumers

Consumer Education and Engagement

Registration Link:

Sponsored by the Title III Grant Strengthening Institutions Program:

Transforming Obstacles to Opportunities for

Cal U Students

Please email Dr. Li at with questions.