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Saturday, October 11, 2014

Generation Next Giveaway!


To celebrate Catholic College Month, we're giving away a copy of Phil Lenahan's Generation Next: A Catholic Guide to Financial Freedom for Young Adults (scroll down to the end for the contest widget).

As our homeschooled students head off to college, it's important they understand the importance of being financially responsible as well as have the practical tools necessary to handle their personal finances.

We also want to help you with college planning. Therefore, we are offering a series of free webinars throughout the month of October:
To register, click here now: Homeschool Connections Catholic College Month 2014. If you cannot attend a live event, you can still register to receive the recorded webinar to watch at your convenience. 

Bring your questions to the live events and the presenter will be able to help you then and there!
  • How to Create a Masterful College Transcript meets on Monday, October 13 @ 8 pm ET with Lucy de la Garza, University of Dallas 
  • The Long Term Value of Liberal Arts meets on Wednesday, October 15 @ 8 pm ET with Rolando Rivas, Belmont Abbey College 
  • The Value of a Liberal Arts Education in the Professions Date TBA with Nicholas Trout, University of Mary 
  • Paying for College – Using Admissions, Financial Aid, and Alternative Funding Strategies to get the job done without breaking your bank meets on Monday, October 20 @ 8 pm ET with Katherine O’Brien, MA CCPS 
  • The Persuasive Homeschool Transcript meets on Tuesday, October 21 @ 8 pm ET with Professor Jeremy Holmes and Owen Sweeney, Wyoming Catholic College 
  • Getting Help – What a College Planner can do for your family, how to select one, and when to hire one meets on Monday, October 27 @ 8 pm ET with Katherine O’Brien, MA CCPS 
  • Navigating Financial Aid meets on Wednesday, October 29 @ 8 pm ET with Martin Harold, John Paul the Great University

About Our Prize:

Generation Next: A Catholic Guide to Financial Freedom for Young Adults 

A personal finance program for young adults that is packed with wisdom for life and money. Designed to help young people grow into responsible adults by understanding God’s way to financial freedom. 

With the Church’s teaching serving as its platform, Generation Next provides young people with the practical skills and values they need to navigate life successfully.

“Effectively managing money comes down to a few basics,” Phil says, “and the earlier you start, the better off you’ll be.” As you unpack the teaching and tools at your disposal in Generation Next, you’ll learn about: 
  • The critical link between faith and finance 
  • The advantage of setting goals • Creating a financial plan that works 
  • Wealth: how to create it and how to use it 
  • Understanding and managing debt • Relationships and money 
  • How to be a savvy consumer 
  • The role that generosity plays in one’s financial and spiritual life 
  • And much more
This prize was donated by Behold Publications, creators of Little Flowers Girls Clubs, Blue Knights Boys Club, and so much more.

Now for our contest ...

a Rafflecopter giveaway
 

19 comments:

Little Mary said...

I would like to win this to share with my daughters and my son.

Susie said...

My daughter is using this book. We love it! I hope to win so that I can gift it to a friend.

Maria said...

Would love to win this, to share with my children!

Alice said...

Thank you for the contest and the free college webinars. Navigating the college waters is frustrating at best, so it's good to have some support!

Rebecca Barber said...

I would love to have this resource for my children!

Matron Murphy said...

Thank you so much for this Giveaway!

Cheryl said...

With 3 teens, Catholic College Month is a wonderful blessing with so much info and resources offered.

MiserlyMac said...

I would love to win this for my teens.

Mary Alice Phillips said...

What a great resource! This book would be great for my teens. And with a high school junior, we really need the help with the college prep seminars. Thanks, Maureen, for this terrific help!

karen said...

Having trusted resources for discussing finances with my teen, as well as college considerations, is a huge blessing! Thank you for providing all of this great information. God bless Homeschool Connections :)

Antonia DeMasi said...

Almost a senior in college, it would be helpful to have a good resource to guide me in picking a college.

MarieC said...

I have two high school students--with more in the pipeline! Would love to be able to share this with them.

Anonymous said...

I am a senior heading off to college, and this would be very helpful as I jump into a different world.

Anonymous said...

I'm a high school student and I think this would help!

Max Combs said...

I want to win because it looks interesting and fun and I could share it with my 6 other brothers and sisters

ScienceMom said...

Our oldest ds took a Dave Ramsey course and found it quite helpful. I would love for his siblings to get a more Catholic view of money management.

Anonymous said...

I would love to receive this!!

Dawn said...

This is our first time navigat217ing the college process and what a process it is. I can't wait for the meeting on how to pay for all of the is. Super excited that you have put this together for all of us.

Michelle Burslem said...

Thank you for offering this! I would like to share with my family, firstborn is now 15!