Money Smart Week

Money Smart Week, April 10 -17, 2021

Libraries across the nation will participate in Money Smart Week®, April 10 - 17, 2021. Virtual and in-person library events will focus on such diverse financial issues as first-time home buying, obtaining renovation loans, preparing a personal spending plan, the property tax appeal process, evaluating financial aid packages, choosing the proper Medicare plan, and the basics of wills and trusts. Libraries also are offering programs on options for tax-free savings and charitable tax strategies.

Created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in 2002, Money Smart Week® is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. The American Library Association (ALA) is among several partnering organizations that participate. 

For more information please visit the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago  Money Smart Week page.

Press Release: 
Virtual Money Smart Week, April 10-17, focuses on those hardest hit by pandemic