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Floyd County

November 9, 2012




Learn financial strategies Tuesday

Financial Giving Strategies everyone can use, featuring Linda Speed, president and CEO of The Community Foundation of Southern Indiana and Boyd Wright, certified financial planner at Financial Wealth Management LLC, will conduct a workshop at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Borden High School, 301 West St., Borden.

There is no charge to attend this event and light refreshments will be served


Financial classes begin at church

More than one and a half million families have positively changed their financial future through Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University.

Updated in summer 2012, the now nine-week course provides families and individuals with practical tools to gain control of their finances and set themselves up for long-term financial success. The course meets once a week where a different lesson is taught by Dave on DVD followed by a small-group discussion. Lessons include budgeting, relationships and money, getting out of debt, saving for emergencies and investing.

FPU will be held in Jeffersonville at Eastside Christian Church, 2319 Veterans Parkway, Jeffersonville. The classes will begin Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. Contact Kari at 812-288-9061 for more information or to register.

Learn more about cyber shopping

If you normally feel sluggish after eating a big Thanksgiving meal and dread that early morning drive to Black Friday sales, the Holiday Cyber Shopping program is for you.

This informative program takes place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Jeffersonville Township Public Library, 211 E. Court Ave., Jeffersonville.

Those attending will be provided with shopping tips on where and when to get the best deals, as well as how to score some real steals for your Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping sprees.

For more information, call 812-285-5635, or visit

Depression group to meet

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Louisville is hosting “Ask the Doctor Night” from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, at Clark Memorial Hospital, 1220 Missouri Ave., in the Conference Center on the lower level.

Dr. Jesse Wright, Director of the University of Louisville Depression Center will be answering questions of those in attendance in regards to mood disorders. Anyone suffering from depression or bipolar disorders as well as their family and friends are welcome to attend. This is a free event open to the public.

For more information call 502-635-6142 or email Maureen Fifer at

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