Personal Financial Management Programs

Personal Financial Management Programs - Art of Money Management

This workshop provides in-depth instruction and information on developing successful money management skills. Topics include understanding and using credit, Navy pay and allowances, spending strategies, and how to save and invest.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Blended Retirement System

The BRS Overview will cover the difference between the Legacy or High 3 retirement system and the new Blended Retirement System which took effect on January 1 2018.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Car Buying Strategies

Looking for a car? Don't get taken for a ride! Learn all the important do's and don’ts BEFORE you step onto the car lot in this single-session program. Topics include negotiating, trade-ins, discounts, financing, high-pressure sales tactics, and tricks to watch out for.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - CFS Forum and Financial Town Hall Meeting

This quarterly forum is designed to update the Command Financial Specialist, senior leadership, Command Career Counselors, and other interested command leadership about current and emerging financial issues.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - CFS Refresher Training

Review and sharpen skills learned in Command Financial Specialist Training which include the financial planning worksheet, solution-focused financial counseling, and developing your CFS program.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - CFS Training

This five-day interactive training seminar covers the basics of personal financial management and serves as a foundations for those selected by their Command to serve as CFSs.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Consumer Awareness

Have you ever made a purchase that you later regretted? It's a jungle out there, and this single-session workshop will teach you how to be a savvy consumer. Topics include avoiding purchasing pitfalls, how to exercise your consumer rights, methods for resolving consumer complaints, and ways to access consumer advocacy resources.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Credit Management

This single-session workshop provides valuable information on establishing a credit history, choosing and using credit and debit cards, debt-to-income ratio, consumer installment loans, credit reports, and effectively managing your credit.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Developing Your Spending Plan

Program offered only as a command-requested program. Not available as all-comers — no scheduled program dates. Do you want to get control of your financial life? This single-session workshop can help you develop a realistic spending plan. With this spending plan in place, you’ll be on your way to paying your bills on time and achieving your short and long-term financial goals.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Family Financial Planning

Family Financial Planning is a course that illustrates the costs involved in starting a family, or adding to your existing family, and emphasizes the need for preparing financially to cover those costs.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Financial Leadership Seminar

This four-hour training is for non-CFS trained E-7s and above. It provides a basic understanding of typical military financial problems, helps participants develop skills in handling a financial crisis, and creates an awareness of resources available.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Financial Planning for Deployment

Planned and unplanned deployments are a fact of life in the Navy. This course provides information to help learners effectively manage their finances during a deployment.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Home Buying

Buying a house is the most significant purchase many people will ever make. This course is designed to increase the knowledge and comfort level of first-time home buyers and serve as a refresher for repeat home buyers.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Homeownership

VHDA's Home Ownership workshop is designed to take the mystery out of buying a home. Learn more about managing personal finances and credit, working with a lender and real estate agent, and completing the loan process and home inspection. You'll also learn ways to protect your investment as a homeowner.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - How to Survive the Holidays Financially

Learn how to reduce the financial stress of the holidays. This 90-minute workshop helps participants plan for holiday spending and make the most effective use of money this holiday season. Offered seasonally and at command request. Offered Seasonally. Call the center nearest you for more information or to schedule a class at your command.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Marriage and Money

This course is intended to provide awareness for married couples and those intending to get married on the importance of effective preparation, communication, and collaboration in achieving financial fitness and reaching financial goals. This course also includes a section on preparing financially for divorce.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Million Dollar Sailor

A two-day interactive program for active duty service members, reservists, retirees and family members who are financially stable and are looking for more in-depth information on topics such as financial goal setting and implementation, debt reduction, savings, investing, and long-term wealth building.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Money and the Move

Relocating due to a permanent change of station assignment can be exciting, but it can also be expensive. Even though the government provides relocation allowances, many families find that a move puts a strain on their budget. This course is for active-duty service members and their spouses who are relocated due to reassignment or transition.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Paying for College

This course provides information on sources of funding for higher education, focusing on financial aid resources, college savings plans and tax incentives.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Paying off Your Student Loans

This course provides awareness of student loan debt management strategies so that learners can improve their current financial situations, avoid student loan delinquency or default, and repay student loans as quickly and inexpensively as possible.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Planning for Your Retirement

This single session, interactive program introduces the basic concepts of financial retirement planning, including the military retirement system and the new Thrift Savings Plan (TSP). This is a must, if you are leaving the military.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Raising Financially Fit Kids

This 90-minute interactive program is designed for parents of children of all ages. Parents will explore their own financial habits and skills, as well as learn techniques to teach their children sound financial management skills.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Renting

Renting is a 60-minute course suitable for all potential renters. It is designed to increase the knowledge and comfort level of first-time renters, and to serve as a refresher for repeat renters.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Saving and Investing

This single session, interactive program, suitable for all audiences, is designed to develop more in depth knowledge and skills that will enable participants to save and invest wisely. Explore various investment options and learn which instrument best suits you and your individual goal.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Smart Transition Planning

Transitioning from the military to the civilian sector creates many changes, including changes to a service member's income and benefits. Transitioning service members need to have a plan to help them determine their current financial situation, establish goals, and prepare adequately for future financial changes.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Survivor Benefit Plan

This course provides basic information on the key provisions of the Survivor Benefits Plan. This information will assist service members and their spouses in making informed decisions and SBP's role in their retirement plan.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Thrift Savings Plan

The Thrift Savings Plan provides all service members with the opportunity to get an immediate tax break while saving for their and their family's future.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Vacation Planning

This is a 60-minute course designed to help service members plan for a vacation, including associated travel costs. Participants will also learn how to develop strategies to avoid overspending and accumulating excessive debt. This course is suitable for all audiences.

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Personal Financial Management Programs - Your Insurance Needs

Covers the basic types of insurance and what they can do for you including life, health, homeowners and rental insurance, as well as SGLI and DIC.

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

8:30AM

Saving and Investing

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

10:00AM

Thrift Savings Plan

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

12:00PM

Planning for Your Retirement

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

Thursday, November 14, 2019

8:00AM

CFS Refresher Training

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

9:00AM

Family Financial Planning

FFSC @ NSA HR Portsmouth

Monday, November 18, 2019

7:30AM

CFS Training

FFSC @ JEB Little Creek

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

8:30AM

Homeownership

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

8:30AM

Money and the Move

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

10:00AM

Home Buying

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

12:00PM

Renting

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

1:00PM

Marriage & Money

FFSC @ NSA HR Portsmouth

Thursday, November 21, 2019

8:30AM

Saving and Investing

FFSC @ NAS Oceana

8:30AM

Credit Management (SC)

FFSC @ NAS Oceana

12:30PM

Developing Your Spending Plan

FFSC @ NAS Oceana

3:30PM

Thrift Savings Plan

FFSC @ NAS Oceana

Friday, November 22, 2019

9:00AM

Marriage & Money

FFSC @ NSA HR Northwest Annex

Monday, November 25, 2019

8:00AM

Million Dollar Sailor

FFSC @ NAVSTA Norfolk

8:00AM

Million Dollar Sailor

FFSC @ JEB Little Creek

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

8:00AM

Million Dollar Sailor

FFSC @ JEB Little Creek

9:00AM

Car Buying Strategies (SC)

FFSC @ Newport News