Money Skills

The Office of Alumni Relations, The Dartmouth Class of 1972, and members of the Dartmouth Community would like to offer some tips, tricks, and advice that you may not pick up in class. You may know how to balance your checkbook and stash money in your savings account, but that is just the beginning.

Program dates for 2015

Budgeting
Monday, May 18, 6 pm,  Room L01, Carson
Come learn about the importance of budgeting, net vs. gross income, tax withholding, state/local/federal taxes, Medicare, and major categories of expense.
Guest Speakers:
Jolin Salazar-Kish ’88

budget worksheet template (Excel spreadsheet)

Negotiating your Offer
Tuesday, May 19, 6 pm,  Room L01, Carson
Do you think you are being underpaid for a job or internship? Come learn strategies on negotiating your offer or total compensation package.
Guest Speaker:

Credit and Credit Cards
Wednesday, May 20, 6 pm,  Room L01, Carson
Are you going to grad school next year or in the future? Come hear from current Dartmouth graduate students about the ins and outs of financing the next step in your education.
Guest Speaker: John Burke ’72

Investing in Retirement Now
Thursday, May 21, 6 pm,  Room L01, Carson
Now that you are making money, what should you do with it? Come learn tips and tricks about saving, investment banking, interest rates, CDs, stocks, bonds, mutual funds, 401Ks, and IRAs.
Guest Speaker: Peter Volanakis ’77

Student Loans
Friday, May 22, 6 pm,  Room L01, Carson
Do you have student loans? Thinking about taking out student loans to pay for your advanced degree? Knowing how much to borrow and the most cost-effective way to pay it back is an art form. Dartmouth College's loan counselor will share her real-world experience with you so that you don't end up spending more than you should when paying for your education.
Guest Speaker: Demetra Small

Need more info? Email derrick.t.smith@dartmouth.edu
Or call 646-3578

Presented in partnership with the Dartmouth Mathematics Department, the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, and the Dartmouth Class of 1972.