At the library we offer information to help you manage your finances to achieve your financial goals, including books on budgeting, credit, investing, real estate, identity theft, and other financial topics.
Financial Education Workshop Materials
In partnership with the Women's Employment Network, the Library is pleased to offer our Money Matters financial education workshop materials! The workshop slides (in English, Spanish, and Somali) are below. These workshop materials are made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart Investing@Your Library, a partnership with the American Library Association.
For additional Spanish and Somali-language resources, check out the Money Matters booklet.
For more information about these materials, or to inquire about hosting this program at your organization, contact WEN Financial Coach Latoya Woods at 816.595.1302 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Money Matters User's Guide
Teach Money Matters in your own community! The Money Matters User’s Guide has everything you need to help adults build their financial literacy, including
- Workshop presentation materials on banking, budgeting, credit management, identity theft, and payday loans
- Workshop promotional materials
- Evaluation materials
If you need assistance using this Guide, contact us at 816.701.3663 or email us.
Free one-on-one financial coaching is available at four Financial Opportunity Centers in Kansas City, including help with:
- Setting future financial goals
- Using tools to rebuild credit
Money Matters booklet
The Money Matters booklet is another great way to learn about banking, budgeting, credit, identity theft, and payday loans. Print copies of this booklet are available at all Kansas City Public Library locations, Kansas City area Financial Opportunity Centers, and other local service providers.