Financial Peace University

Financial Peace University (FPU) is a biblically based curriculum that teaches how to handle money God’s way. Through video teaching by Dave Ramsey, class discussions and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more!  The curriculum consists of the following nine lessons scheduled to be presented on the dates indicated:

Lesson 1 – September 19, 2016

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 – September 26, 2016

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 – October 3, 2016

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 – October 10, 2016

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 – October 17, 2016

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 – October 24, 2016

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 – October 31, 2016

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 – November 7, 2016

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 – November 14, 2016

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.

All sessions will be held 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM at the Freedom Church Office located 232 S. 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA. Materials for the class must be ordered and purchased in advance directly from Ramsey Strategies via the registration link provided below.  The cost of materials including shipping and handling is $102.30.  Married couples are encouraged to purchase and share one set.

Due to space constraints, the class will be capped at 25 participants. For those interested, we encourage you to register and order your materials online in advance of the 1st class.

Please note that unfortunately we are unable to provide childcare so please make arrangements for your children.

We’re looking forward to a great and very engaging series.  We believe that FPU will be a blessing to many and will have lifelong benefits to those who incorporate the principles presented in their daily lives.

If you have additional questions, please feel free to send a message to Linda Brown and/or Ben Mathias via The City.  Together we will be co-facilitating the sessions.