Financial Peace University

You shouldn’t have to live paycheck to paycheck.

If your bills are suffocating you, we’ve got a plan to help. Dave Ramsey and his team of financial experts will show you how to beat debt and never worry about money again.

Saint Michael Parish will offer the next Financial Peace University class in person.  Class runs September 16 thru November 9, 2021 on Thursday evenings from 6:30–8:30 pm. The cost is $50, including textbook and online resources.

Email for information and registration. Scholarships available for parishioners.  You do not need to belong to the parish to attend.  All are welcome!

Tired of money stress?

Then you’re ready to join nearly six million people whose lives have been changed by Financial Peace University (FPU)! This nine-lesson course taught by Dave Ramsey, Chris Hogan and Rachel Cruze helps you work a plan to nail a budget, defeat debt, and free yourself from money worries! You’ll join a small group for discussions and lessons—all rooted in biblical wisdom and common sense.

The cost for FPU includes nine two-hour classes, your member workbook and a free year of Financial Peace Membership, with online tools created to support your journey. Attend follow-up classes for free!

The Financial Peace University Curriculum

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Baby Step 1 & Budgeting

Set up an emergency fund and give your dollars jobs.

Baby Step 2

Eliminate your debt using the Debt Snowball.

Baby Step 3

Fully fund your emergency fund with 3-6 months of living expenses.

Baby Step 4, 5, 6 & 7

Invest for retirement, save for college, pay off the mortgage, and then build wealth and give!

Buyer Beware

The power of marketing over your buying decisions.

Understanding Insurance

Protecting your health, family, and finances.

Building Wealth

Mastering the alphabet soup of investing.

Real Estate & Mortgages

Keeping the American dream from becoming a nightmare.

Outrageous Generosity

Unleashing the power of generous giving.

Scholarships available to parishioners!

No need to be a parishioner to attend!

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