Category Archives: Finance

Why It’s Important to Talk to Your Spouse/Partner about Money

(This is a guest post by Reginald Garth, Operation HOPE Financial Wellbeing Coach) You and your spouse or partner may not always agree on how to spend money. But it is important to work together for mutual benefit. Why is it important to talk to your spouse/partner about money? Because financial savings also translates to relationship savings. When you…

Free Tax Return Preparations for Low-to-Moderate Income, Seniors and People with Disabilities

Need help filing your tax returns? The National Association of Black Accountants are sponsoring free tax return preparations for seniors, low-to-moderate income, and people with disabilities every Saturday, January 26 – April 13, 2019 at the CareSTL Health (formerly Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Ctr.) at 5471 Martin Luther King Drive, St. Louis, MO 63112…

Treasurer’s Office Brings Cities for Financial Empowerment Coalition Conference to St. Louis

San Francisco Treasurer Jose Cisneros and Chicago Treasurer Kurt Summers will be among the guests as City of St. Louis Treasurer Tishaura O. Jones welcomes the Cities for Financial Empowerment Coalition’s (CFE Coalition) Fall Conference to St. Louis. This is the first time St. Louis has played host to the CFE Coalition. “It’s fitting that…

Small Business Majority and OFE to Host Women’s Entrepreneurship Seminar in October

October is National Women’s Small Business Month, and we are teaming up with the Small Business Majority to celebrate with a host of in-person presentations, workshops and networking opportunities for women entrepreneurs. This month-long celebration will launch on Oct. 1 at the St. Louis Public Library Central Branch. Treasurer Jones will headline the event, which will also…