The Northeast Chapter of PHEAA will be hosting four financial workshops for teens getting ready to leave high school. These are in-person events and will take place on the second floor of the library. Registration is required as space is limited. To register, please contact the library at 570-282-4281.
Budgeting Beyond High School
April 26th, 2021 at 5:30pm
Whether going directly to the workforce or onto higher education, learning to budget will play an important role in financial dependence.
Junior Jump Start
April 27th, 2021 at 5:30pm
High school juniors and their parents can learn the steps they need to begin taking to get a jump start on their future with higher education.
Education Planner/My Start Borrower/My Next Move
April 28th, 2021 at 5:30pm
Learn interactive tools that students can use to help them make better-informed decisions about furthering their education, what they would like to do after high school, and how to make it affordable.
Understanding the Award Letters & Balances
April 29th, 2021 at 5:30pm
Learn about what is included in various award letters and how to interpret what is free money and what must be paid in loans as well as options to cover the balance that is left. Bring your own award letters for assistance in deciphering them.
These programs are a PA Forward(R) initiative promoting Financial Literacy.