Learn How to Talk to Your Kids About Finances at this FREE Seminar in August 2014

teach-kids-howto-save-moneymomdaughtersTeaching kids about money can be done quite simply, following a few guidelines that will be taught to you at this FREE seminar. Parents are hands-down the most influential force in any child’s life, and studies show that this extends to money management. Yet, the money talk still doesn’t happen in many U.S. households. This free seminar will teach attendees about ways to get your children financially educated.

Attending this seminar, you will learn:

  • Financial literacy for every child’s lifestage
  • How to raise money-smart kids
  • Simple steps to get your children excited about saving money

Join us on Thursday, August 7th at 6:00pm for our free consumer seminar titled, How to Talk to Your Kids About Finances, presented by the experts at First Financial. The seminar will be held at our Wall Office located at 1800 Route 34 North, Building 3, Suite 302. We invite you to bring a guest but space is limited, so make sure you sign up today!

Learn “Car Buying 101″ at this FREE Seminar in July 2014

buying-carLooking to purchase a new vehicle? You’ve come to the right place – register for our upcoming FREE seminar where you will learn the in’s and out’s of car buying from negotiating price to financing your car. Join Nancy Culp, First Financial’s VP of Lending and Sales, as she teaches ways to prepare for car shopping, how to avoid allowing your emotions get in the transaction, and so much more.

Attending this seminar, you will learn:

  • How to prepare and do your homework for car shopping
  • Ways to handle aggressive sales people
  • How to watch for aftermarket add-ons

Join us on Tuesday, July 15th at 6:00pm for our free consumer seminar titled, Car Buying 101, presented by the experts at First Financial. The seminar will be held at our Neptune branch located at 783 Wayside Road, off Route 66. We invite you to bring a guest but space is limited, so make sure you sign up today!

Learn How to Avoid Identity Theft at this FREE Seminar in June 2014

2282_identitytheftIdentity theft is the fasting growing crime in the United States and about 19 people per minute fall victim to identity theft.* First Financial encourages you to be cautious – especially when it comes to the Internet, and always be on the lookout for instances of online fraud. This free seminar will teach attendees about these important preventative measures.

Attending this seminar, you will learn:

  • The best way to safeguard your personal information
  • Common warning signs of identity theft
  • How you can defend yourself from identity theft
  • How to react if you suspect identity theft
  • Most common ways identity theft occurs

Join us on Tuesday, June 10th at 6:00pm for our free consumer seminar titled, How to Avoid Identity Theft, presented by the experts at First Financial. The seminar will be held at our Toms River branch located at 1360 Route 9 South, corner of Route 9 and 571. We invite you to bring a guest but space is limited, so make sure you sign up today!

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Learn How to Plan for Long Term Care at this FREE Seminar in May 2014

longtermcareFirst Financial is hosting a free long term care (LTC) seminar this month. What does LTC entail? LTC is a range of services and support aids that you may need to meet your personal care needs. Most LTC is not solely medical care, but rather assistance with the basic personal tasks of everyday life like dressing, bathing, eating, etc. If you’re interested in learning about the different care options that are available to you or a family member, sign up today!

At this seminar, attendees will learn:

  • How Medicare and Medicaid works
  • The impact of Long Term Care on families
  • Private Long Term Care options

Join us on Tuesday, May 20th at 6:00pm for our “Planning for Long Term Care” Seminar, presented by Bryan Langdon of Ash Brokerage Corporation. The event will be held at our Wall Office at 1800 Route 34 North, Building 3, Suite 302 in Wall. Space is limited, so make sure you sign up today!

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Bryan Langdon is the relationship manager for the Mid Atlantic region of Ash Brokerage. Ash Brokerage is a national leader in insurance practice enhancement specializing in life, annuity, disability and long-term care planning. With over 350 employees throughout the country, Ash is recognized as an industry leader in specialized insurance planning. Bryan began his insurance career as an agent for Pacific Life. After a successful stint as an individual representative, Bryan moved into management with Guarantee Trust Life (GTL) of Glenview, Illinois. At GTL, Bryan managed the senior market sales for the southeast and eventually assumed the position of Vice President of Agency sales. In 1999, Bryan moved to the long-term care division of New York Life and began his career in long-term care brokerage. After two years Bryan moved to the captive division and eventually became Vice President of Sales. In February of 2011, Bryan joined Ash focusing on long-term care planning with an emphasis in linked benefits.

Learn How to Plan for Life Milestones at this Free Seminar in April 2014

will-lawyers-Montgomery-County-PA-life-milestones-for-estate-planningHave you wondered how you’re going to budget for life’s biggest events such as getting married, buying your first home, having a baby, and retiring? Attending this FREE First Financial seminar, you’ll learn how to properly plan and budget for these life milestones and receive information on different options that will work best for you.

At this seminar, attendees will learn:

  • How to plan for life’s milestones (i.e. marriage, house, children, retirement)
  • Life insurance policy options and why they’re important
  • What a living will is and why you need one

Join us on Wednesday, April 30th at 6:00pm for our “Planning for Life Milestones” Seminar, presented by the experts at First Financial, Peter A. Loffredo, Esq., and Daniel Ressegiue of Liberty Mutual Insurance. The event will be held at our Wall Office at 1800 Route 34 North, Building 3, Suite 302 in Wall. Space is limited, so make sure you sign up today!

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Peter A. Loffredo, Esq. is an attorney who has been in practice for 22 years. He has a general practice office in Toms River, with a concentration in assisting individuals and businesses in real estate transactions. Other areas of practice include municipal court, landlord-tenant matters, litigation and the preparation of Estate Planning Documents, such as Wills, Powers of Attorney and Living Wills.

Daniel Ressegiue graduated from The Pennsylvania State University majoring in Psychology and business and is currently finishing an MBA at Monmouth University. During his tenure at Liberty Mutual, he has been awarded many awards including National Rookie of the year special recognition, 5 Time “Pacesetter,” Pursuit of Excellence and is a Liberty Lamplighters Club inductee. During his spare time, he enjoys staying active playing soccer, racquetball and partaking in long distance running competitions. He is also a member of Jersey Shore Runners Club, Penn State Alumni Association, as well as SCORE, a nonprofit entity dedicated to the mentoring of small business owners.

Learn About Home Buying, Improvement, and Insurance at this Seminar in March 2014

sold-homeThere are a lot of uncertainties that arise when it comes to buying, selling or renovating a home: if the market is right, how to choose a realtor, how much to budget for, home insurance, and improvement project costs, are just a few of them. You don’t want to miss this opportunity to gain insight on the best way to move forward with your home buying/selling process.

At our upcoming consumer seminar, attendees will learn:

  • How to go about buying a new home and the best way to sell your current home.
  • How to figure out how much house you can afford.
  • Budgeting tips for home improvement projects.
  • Features and benefits of home insurance.
  • And so much more!

Join us on Wednesday, March 19th at 6:00pm for our “Home Buying, Improvement, and Insurance” Seminar, presented by the experts at First Financial and Liberty Mutual Insurance. The event will be held at our Toms River branch at 1360 Route 9 South (Corner of Routes 9 & 571), Toms River. Space is limited, so make sure you sign up today!

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*Please note that this seminar is free of charge for First Financial members to attend. The seminar is open to non-members of the credit union to register and attend, however a $15 fee payable by check or cash will be collected at the seminar and credit union membership will be confirmed for all in attendance at the seminar. Should a non-member wish to become a First Financial member after attending the seminar, $5 will fund their membership deposit and be kept in their base savings account upon membership opening, and the other $10 will go to the First Financial Foundation for scholarships and classroom grants.