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10th Annual Financial Fitness Workshop at NYU-SCPS, Sept. 29

September 13, 2012
N-13, 2011-12

Event to Kick Off National Financial Planning Week in NYC


New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS), Division of Programs in Business, in conjunction with the Financial Planning Association of New York will host the 10th Annual Financial Fitness Workshop to kick-off this year’s National Financial Planning Week in New York.  The workshop will take place on Saturday, September 29, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at NYU’s School of Law, Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South.

In addition to insights and personal financial strategies from Certified Financial Planners and attorneys, the workshop will feature a keynote address by Nick Murray, author of Simple Wealth, Inevitable Wealth who will explain how “Everything You Think You Know About Risk Is Wrong”©. The morning speaker, Joseph W. Jordan, author of Living a Life of Significance will address “Dealing with Change.”

The one-day event will provide attendees with the insight to make informed financial decisions and the know-how to be financially successful.  Four sets of sessions on topics for those with varying levels of expertise will be provided throughout the day.  Topics include:

•Creating a Financial Plan: Step By Step Guide
•Constructing Your Investment Portfolio
•How to Save More, Spend Less…And Still Live Well
•Retirement Primer: 401(K), Ira, Roth, 403(B)
•Mutual Funds & Etfs: Need To Know Basics
•Credit Scores & Repair And Identity Theft: Keeping Safe
•Wills, Heathcare Proxies & Trusts: Who Needs What
•Maximizing Social Security Benefits

The workshop is open to the public.  Tickets are for $40; NYU students, faculty, and staff
with I.D. $30).   Breakfast and lunch are provided. The net proceeds of the event will be donated to Project Renewal, a local charity serving the homeless.  Space is limited and reservations are required. For more detailed information and to register, visit:

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School of Professional Studies

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: Christopher James | (212) 998-6876

10th Annual Financial Fitness Workshop at NYU-SCPS, Sept. 29

Keynote speaker Nick Murray, author of "Simple Wealth, Inevitable Wealth"

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