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SIU Credit Union to Host Free Seminar

Living On Your Own with Entry-Level Wages

 July 26, 2016 – Carbondale, IL – SIU Credit Union will host a free seminar entitled, “Living On Your Own with Entry-Level Wages”, in Carbondale on Tuesday, August 16 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm.

As young adults complete their education and start new careers, they often struggle with repaying student loan debt while handling the expenses of living on their own for the first time. To bring the information to life, the workshop compares the lives of two individuals, one in a midsize city and the other in a smaller city. Participants will learn to handle their two biggest expenses, housing and transportation, and create a spending plan that accommodates all their other expenses. In addition, this workshop emphasizes the importance of managing debt and saving for the future.

This seminar is a free event that is open to members and the public. Space is limited. For reservations call (618) 549-8621 or email The seminar will be conducted at the SIU Credit Union Admin Building (400 N. Giant City Road in Carbondale – across the street from branch).  Snack and drinks will be served to all attendees.

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