G-FIT (Gompei's Financial Intelligence Training)
Gompei’s Financial Intelligence Training (G-FIT) provides students with a basic overview of the knowledge and skills needed to manage their money during and after college. The objective of this series is to help students develop a sense of comfort, control, and confidence when handling personal financial matters. G-FIT consists of 6 sessions with information detailing budgeting, banking, credit, investing, debt, and identity theft.
Students have the option of attending individual sessions as their schedules allow or participating in the G-FIT certificate program.
September 18, 2018, 4-5 pm: Banking Basics
October 2, 2018, 4-5 pm: Budgeting for College Students
October 30, 2018, 4-5 pm: Credit & Credit History
November 13, 2018, 4-5 pm: Investing
January 29, 2019, 4-5 pm: Identity Theft, Panel Discussion
February 12, 2019, 4-5 pm: Student Loan Repayment
*In order for students to receive their G-FIT certificate they must complete a pre and post assessment and attend at least 4 of the 6 sessions offered.
To register or if you have any questions: Please email FinLit@wpi.edu.
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