Financial Peace University
Financial Peace University (or "FPU") is a program developed by Dave Ramsey, a New York Times best selling author and host of one of the 10 most listened to radio broadcasts in the country with about 8.5 million listeners weekly. See www.daveramsey.com/fpu/home for more information.
St. Peter's is co-sponsoring the newly updated and shorter 9-week FPU class at Solana Beach Presbyterian Church ("SBPC") starting Sunday, September 23 at 5:30 pm on the SBPC campus at 120 Stevens Avenue in Solana Beach.
If you have not seen a preview of the class, you can view it on-line at www.daveramsey.com/fpu/preview. You may also attend a live preview of the class at St. Peter's on Sunday, September 9, at 5:00 pm in the upstairs classroom off patio adjacent to the church..
Please contact Jay Hansen for more information at JWH92024X-FPU@yahoo.com. You may also contact Mark and Anita Power, the co-ordinators of the class at SBPC, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Below is a description of the new 9-week class from the FPU website:
Lesson 1 - Super Saving. Common Sense for Your Dollars and Cents. Dave explains the seven Baby Steps that will guide you throughout Financial Peace University. You will also learn the three key reasons why you should save money—and why you must start now!
Lesson 2 - Relating With Money. Nerds and Free Spirits Unite! Learn why it's important for spouses to communicate and work together toward success. Also, singles will learn the importance of accountability, and parents will find out how to teach their kids about money.
Lesson 3 - Cash Flow Planning. The Nuts and Bolts of Budgeting. Learning how to take control of your money starts with a budget. Unlock the secret of developing a monthly spending plan that really works.
Lesson 4 - Dumping Debt. Breaking the Chains of Debt. It's time to debunk some common debt myths! Dave reveals the truth about credit lies and gives you a plan to walk out of debt with confidence.
Lesson 5 - Buyer Beware. The Power of Marketing on Your Buying Decisions. Dave draws on decades of experience to reveal the power and influence that marketing has on your everyday buying decisions.
Lesson 6 - The Role of Insurance. Protecting Your Health, Family and Finances. In this lesson, Dave walks you through the world of insurance, carefully explaining what you need—and what you need to avoid
Lesson 7 - Retirement and College Planning. Mastering the Alphabet Soup of Investing. Dave walks you through the maze of retirement options and helps you figure out your best retirement plan. You will also learn how to plan for college so your kids can graduate debt free!
Lesson 8 - Real Estate and Mortgages. Keeping the American Dream From Becoming a Nightmare. Dave draws on more than 20 years of real estate experience to teach you the ins and outs of mortgages and how to win when buying or selling your home.
Lesson 9 - The Great Misunderstanding. Unleashing the Power of Generous Giving. Learn how generous giving can completely revolutionize your attitude and improve your finances, business and relationships.
We hope you can attend the class at SBPC starting September 23.