The Waukesha-Ozaukee-Washington Workforce Development Board has
partnered with GreenPath Inc. to provide free financial literacy
workshops through March.
The “Steps to Financial Freedom” workshops will be delivered
across the three-county service area.
The sessions will be conducted on Jan. 8, Jan. 29, Feb. 19 and
March 5 at these WOW Workforce Development Center locations:
■ Ozaukee County – 5555 W. Highland Road, Mequon
■ Waukesha County – 892 Main St., Pewaukee
■ Washington County – 2200 Green Tree Road, West Bend
Participants will receive practical information on how to build
a brighter financial future and more, a news release said.
Training components of the workshop include budget basics and
development; use of checking, savings and payment cards;
second-chance bank accounts; differences between and use of
secured and unsecured credit cards; credit basics, including how
to read a credit report and how to build, manage and repair
credit; and fixed income management.
In addition to the workshops, WOW WDB is offering free
one-on-one financial counseling sessions at the Pewaukee
location on Jan. 8, Jan. 29, Feb. 5, Feb. 19, March 5 and March
To register for a free workshop session, contact Jennifer
Aldrich at 262-695-7989 or by email at
Participants also may register online at