Personal finances to be scrutinized
Published 1:19 pm, Friday, April 4, 2014
Darien Library will host a two-part seminar as part of Money Smart Week, a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances.
"Maximize Your Social Security Benefits" will take place Tuesday, April 8, at 7 p.m. and "How the Small Business Administration Can Work for You" Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m.
Tuesday's presentation will cover how Social Security benefits are calculated, why married couples can miss out on significant lifetime sums, special strategies for married couples, divorced individuals and minor children, and case studies that will show the advantages of some of these strategies.
Thursday's presentation will focus on how the SBA can help attendees create a business plan, start their own business, manage their business, apply for loans and grants and more.
The Darien Library, 1441 Post Road, can be reached at www.darienlibrary.org or 203-655-1234.