|Event Title||Financial Literacy: Taxes and Savings Practical Tips|
|Location||Graduate Student Center, 211A West Cameron Ave|
|Sponsor||The Graduate School|
|Date/Time||02/10/2016 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM|
What do taxes and savings have to do with each other? If you don’t know that is why you should take this seminar. We will discuss a few taxes and the entities that collect your money (hint: it is not just the federal government). And walk through a basic tax return so you can see how the various types of income impact what you will owe Uncle Sam. BONUS: info about how you might be able to file your taxes for free!
Understanding how income, debt, and risk are related
Explore the time value of money and amortization schedules
Understanding what taxes, health care, and retirement as they relate to getting that 1st job
Online resources: various financial calculators
Facilitators: Richard Blankenship, Franklin Street Partners and representatives from UNC's VITA program will be here to answer your questions and share their resources.