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The RISE Network works with public libraries to provide Albertans with opportunities to communicate with health care professionals, participate in distance education, attend meetings, learn new skills and more – all by videoconference from their local library. 

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Business & Finance

Money Talks - Ways to Save for Your Future

Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2015/08/11 - 7:55am
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

 Whether you’re saving for a trip this winter, a down payment on a house, or hoping to retire early, we’ll provide you with expert advice to help you reach your goals.

Presenter: Servus Credit Union

Host: Lethbridge Public Library (Crossings Branch)

Money Talks - Ways to Save for Your Future

Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2015/08/11 - 7:54am
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Whether you’re saving for a trip this winter, a down payment on a house, or hoping to retire early, we’ll provide you with expert advice to help you reach your goals.

Presenter: Servus Credit Union
Host: Lethbridge Public Library (Main)

Money Talks - Ways to Save for Your Future

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2015/04/15 - 2:06pm
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Spring is the perfect time for renewal and it’s also a great time to look at renewing the way we look at our personal finances.  Lethbridge Public Library and Servus Credit Union will be presenting a series of free noon hour sessions entitled ‘Money Talks.'  The idea for this series came about as a result of a discussion about making wise money choices – how we spend it and how we save it and how we might make amazing choices if we had input and ideas (money expertise) from professionals and ultimately the difference that could make.

Money Talks - First Time Home Buyers

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2015/04/15 - 2:01pm
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Spring is the perfect time for renewal and it’s also a great time to look at renewing the way we look at our personal finances.  Lethbridge Public Library and Servus Credit Union will be presenting a series of free noon hour sessions entitled ‘Money Talks.'  The idea for this series came about as a result of a discussion about making wise money choices – how we spend it and how we save it and how we might make amazing choices if we had input and ideas (money expertise) from professionals and ultimately the difference that could make.

Money Talks - Managing Credit and Debt

Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2015/04/10 - 3:49pm
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Spring is the perfect time for renewal and it’s also a great time to look at renewing the way we look at our personal finances.  Lethbridge Public Library and Servus Credit Union will be presenting a series of free noon hour sessions entitled ‘Money Talks.'  The idea for this series came about as a result of a discussion about making wise money choices – how we spend it and how we save it and how we might make amazing choices if we had input and ideas (money expertise) from professionals and ultimately the difference that could make.

Lease to Own with Melanie Barr

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2015/03/04 - 11:35am
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Walk through the process of Lease Option, also known as "Rent to Own" and its advantages for renters, investors and homeowners. Learn about the advantages and how this strategy can help you.

Broadcast from Olds Municipal Library.

Winning against Windfall Scams (Better Business Bureau)

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2015/02/26 - 12:56pm
Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

This session will talk about scammers contacting victims claiming to work for a government agency or representing a well-known organization or celebrity, notifying them that they’ve won a lot of money or a prize.

Hosted by the Lethbridge Public Library.

The Big Picture on Seniors & Scams (Better Business Bureau)

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2015/02/26 - 12:55pm
Monday, May 11, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

This session includes information on charities seeking contributions more than ever now due to ever-rising costs and demand for services. With the majority of the money raised by charities in this country coming from individuals, BBB offers the following advice to help donors make wise giving decisions.

Hosted by the Lethbridge Public Library.

Before you Hire a Contractor (Better Business Bureau)

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2015/02/26 - 12:53pm
Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

This informative session will help consumers hire a contractor by several factors, including estimates, licensing and how much money to lay down for a deposit.

Hosted by the Lethbridge Public Library.

Just for Caregivers (Better Business Bureau)

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2015/02/26 - 12:52pm
Monday, April 27, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Every year, senior citizens are targeted by con artists. Many of these victims don’t ask for help until it is too late! This session will provide you with warning signs and tips.

Hosted by the Lethbridge Public Library.