Financial Literacy Day

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Join us for Financial Literacy Day!

Recognizing that financial literacy in today’s world is almost as important as learning to read and write, Johnson State College is pleased to present its first “Financial Literacy Day” on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. This free event features five workshops, including a session on the Affordable Care Act and Vermont Health Connect, the state’s new health-insurance program, led by a trained VHC navigator. A complimentary lunch is included.




9:30 - 10 a.m.   Registration Check-In & Refreshments 200 Bentley Hall Seminar Room
10 - 10:30 a.m. 

Welcome & Opening Remarks  

- Henrique Cezar, Associate Professor, JSC Business & Economics Department
- JSC President Barbara E. Murphy
- Vermont State Treasurer Beth Pearce (invited)
- U.S. Representative Peter Welch (invited)

207 Bentley Hall
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.    Session I Workshops  
  Building Credit -- Joe Hicks, Tangible Assets Coordinator, Central Vermont Community Action Council  
  Savings Strategies-- Nelson Baker, Community Impact Director, Green Mountain United Way  
  The Vermont Renter’s Rebate -- Candace Morgan, Tax Education Specialist, VT Department of Taxes     
12 - 1 p.m. Session II Workshops  
  Vermont Health Connect & the Affordable Care Act -- Sandra Singer, VHC Navigator  
  Budgeting for Financial Success -- Margaret Ferguson, Accredited Financial Counselor & Business Counselor, Central Vermont Community Action Council  
1 - 2 p.m. Complimentary Lunch & Wrap-Up Stearns Student Center Performance Space
2 p.m. Optional Campus Tour  



Please contact Bethany Glodzik Hackwell via email or at 635-1339