2021 Housing and Financial Empowerment Webinar Series

TitleHorizon Counseling: Reverse Mortgages Debunked
DateThu, Jul 1, 2021 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm (CT)
Number of Registrants95 out of 300
Registration OpensMarch 24, 2021 at 12:00pm
Registration ClosesJuly 22, 2021 at 11:00am or or when space runs out.
Event DescriptionThe United Way Housing Alliance (UWHA) is excited to host the 2021 Housing and Financial Empowerment Webinar Series. UWHA is a HUD-approved regional intermediary that supports a network of Housing Counseling Agencies (HCA's) across the Southeast.

From April to July 2021, UWHA and its partner network of Housing Counseling Agencies will facilitate a series of interactive, virtual events focusing on the following housing and financial empowerment topics: Fair Housing, Renters' Rights, Financial Literacy, Pre-Purchase/Homebuying, Post-Purchase/Avoiding Foreclosure, Reverse Mortgages, and
Financial Abuse and Domestic Violence.

Fair Housing: Know Your Rights!
Fair Housing Law, Landlord & Tenant Rights, Housing Discrimination 

Thursday, April 15 | 12:00-1:30pm (CT)  

Center for Fair Housing, Inc. with the City of Bessemer

Renting 101 - Renting vs. Owning, Housing Inspections, Renter’s Insurance

Thursday, April 22 | 12:00-1:30pm (CT)

Walker County Community Action Agency with Truist Bank 

Financial Literacy: Master Your Credit & Household Spending Plan! Credit Basics, Psychology of Money, Creating and Maintaining a Spending Plan

Tuesday, May 4 | 12:00-1:30pm (CT)             

United Way of Central Alabama

Preparing for Homeownership - First-Time Homebuying, Types of Mortgages, Homeownership Do’s & Don’ts

Wednesday, June 9 |12:00-1:30pm (CT)        

D&E – A Housing and Economic Empowerment Center, Inc.

Protecting Your Assets: A Guide to Post-Purchase - Homeowner’s Insurance, Building Equity, Refinancing

Tuesday, June 15 |12:00-1:30pm (CT)

Family Services Center

Reverse Mortgages Debunked - Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) 101- Pros and Cons

Thursday, July 1 | 12:00-1:30pm (CT)             

Horizon Counseling

Identifying and Overcoming Financial Abuse - Housing Counseling as a Tool for Survivors of Domestic Violence and Financial Abuse

Thursday, July 22 | 12:00-1:30pm (CT)

CCCS of Mobile (Lifelines)

This series is free and open to the public! Anyone looking to build their knowledge of housing is encouraged to attend. Housing and community service providers are also welcome. You may register for as many sessions as you like. If you have questions, please email hud@uwca.org