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MoneySmart Lakers

MONEYSMART LAKERS is a program run by the Financial Aid Department. We provide this information on our page as a resource, for additional information, please contact Financial Aid at 616-331-3234 or moneysmart@gvsu.edu

MoneySmart Lakers

MoneySmart Track

Schedule your Appointments for a chance to win a $200 Scholarship!

Ready to get your finances on Track? Schedule & Attend 4 individual appointments within the semester.  Meet with a Peer Mentor to discuss your Spending Plan, Credit, Loans, & Wealth Building. Each appointment is about 1 hour of your time.  

This Track is a personalized approach at helping you in your financial journey.*Multiple participants will win a $200 Scholarship each semester!

  • Spending Plans: Give every dollar a name. Make a plan of your monthly expenses
  • Credit: What is in a number?
  • Loans: Understanding debt and how to manage it.
  • Wealth Building: Get on track to become a millionaire. 
  • Your Money, Our Help!

You must attend all four appointments within the same semester to be entered to win the $200 scholarship.

* You must also be enrolled and be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) according to financial aid

Visit MoneySmart Lakers to schedule your appointment!

Source: http://www.gvsu.edu/moneysmart/scholarship-opportunities-37.htm

Scholarship Opportunities

MoneySmart Academy

Register for a chance to win a $300 Scholarship!

Come out to the MoneySmart Academy and learn more about various MoneySmart topics from November 1 to November 17!

This series is a customized program that will provide you with tools and resources to help you understand your finances, and to help develop or define your money management skills. *One participant will win a $300 Scholarship!

  • November 1 - November 17
  • Every Tuesday & Thursday for 3 weeks
  • From 3:00 - 3:50pm
  • 6 hours of your time to help guide you to a lifetime of financial success!

You must attend all six sessions to be entered to win the $300 scholarship.

* You must also be enrolled and be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) according to financial aid.

Please visit MoneySmart Lakers to register.

Source: http://www.gvsu.edu/moneysmart/scholarship-opportunities-37.htm