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Know Your Worth: A Side Hustling, Credit, & Negotiation Workshop in Partnership with Credit Karma
January 12, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
At a Glance
Free, live, virtual workshop focused on how to make more money through side hustling and negotiation, understand your credit, and better handle student loans, plus a live Q&A.
Money is confusing. It can be awkward to talk about, and they don’t exactly offer a class in college called “Intro to Not Going Broke.” Think of this as your quick makeup course to help you transition to adulthood and take responsibility for your money.
It’s the new year, and it’s time to stop avoiding your finances and cringing at the number in your savings account, and check your credit. We’re thrilled to partner with Credit Karma, experts on all things credit, who will help you finally understand how your credit score affects you, how you can change it, and what it all means.
What if instead of focusing on cutting your precious $3 winter iced coffees to save $60 a month, you figure out how to make an extra $2,000 a year through a freelance gig or getting a new credit card with a lower interest rate after discovering yours is high when you checked your credit with the Credit Karma mobile app.
We’ll focus on how to make more money, through methods like side hustling and negotiation, instead of what most people like to focus on…penny pinching!
Topics covered include:
- Your credit score (what even is that, anyway?)
- Student loans
- How to make more money through side hustles
- Salary negotiation
- + more
The presentation will last about 45 minutes, followed by a 15 minute Q&A.
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“FindSpark brings together top talent with career professionals who ACTUALLY care about assisting young professionals in the workplace. After working with FindSpark, individuals feel motivated and ready to take on the scary world of the job market.”
“The Getting Hired virtual event was my first and it won’t be my last. I gained new professional connections and friends, learned new ways to get ahead in my job search, and Emily’s words of inspiration motivated me not to give up. Thank you FindSpark!”
Special Thanks to Our Partner
Whether it’s finding an apartment, applying for a new credit card or getting a car loan, your credit can make a big difference. If you’re not sure where you stand or how you can start building your credit, Credit Karma can help. They’ll hook you up with your scores, reports and a whole bunch of helpful tips, and it’s all totally free.