Free online sessions Aug. 26-28 focus on homebuying, credit, money
DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
As part of a commitment to serve military members, veterans and their
families, Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) will offer four free financial
education webinars for service members Aug. 26-28. Topics include
homebuying, managing credit, and budgeting and saving.
The free online sessions are offered through Wells Fargo's Military
Mortgage Express program and are open to all interested military members
"Wells Fargo is proud to support our service members and their families,
and one way we do that is by offering education to help them succeed
financially," said David Gibbons, Military Mortgage Express program
manager. "These free webinars are a great chance for military members to
learn about financial topics important to them and their families,
whether it's buying or refinancing a home, making the most of their
money with budgeting and saving, or managing their credit."
Advance registration at www.wellsfargo.com/rsvp
is required. The webinar schedule and access codes are:
- First-Time Homebuyer(two offerings):Aug. 26,
2 p.m. CDT; and Aug. 28, 3:30 p.m. CDT. Access code: Mil1stHOME
to saving for retirement, buying a home may be one of the largest
financial decisions for Americans. During this session, participants
will learn about the homebuying process, how to identify the costs
associated with buying a home and types of financing available,
featuring the VA Home Loan Guaranty Program.
- Budgeting and Saving:Aug. 27, 2 p.m. CDT.
Access code: MilBUDGET
Participants will learn how to make
the most of their money by saving more, creating a spending plan and
being a smart shopper.
- Get Smart About Credit:Aug. 28, 2 p.m. CDT. Access
How to manage credit responsibly is an
important skill to learn. In this session, participants will learn how
to manage credit cards, the factors that go into an individual's
credit score, and how to manage credit cards responsibly.
Webinars are capped at 200 participants, so those interested are
encouraged to register early at www.wellsfargo.com/rsvp.
More information on Wells Fargo's Military Mortgage Express program is
available at www.wellsfargo.com/mortgage/loan-programs/military-loans.
For immediate assistance with home financing needs, customers can
contact Wells Fargo Home Mortgage at 877-337-9405. To learn about more
ways Wells Fargo is supporting military members, veterans and their
families, visit www.wellsfargo.com/veterans.
About Wells Fargo
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community-based financial services company with $1.6 trillion in assets.
Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides
banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial
finance through more than 9,000 locations, 12,500 ATMs, and the internet
and has offices in 36 countries to support customers who conduct
business in the global economy. With approximately 265,000 team members,
Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells
Fargo & Company was ranked No. 29 on Fortune's 2014 rankings of
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