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Friday, October 23, 2020 at 01:00 PM

Entrenamiento para Compradores de Casa (Español)

 

¿Interesado en comprar su primera casa?

Esta clase se provee en Español virtualmente vía ZOOM en dos partes:

      Parte 1: viernes  23 de octubre 2020 - 1:00 pm a 4:00 pm

Parte 2: sabado  24 de octubre 2020 - 9:00 am a 12:00 pm

En estos talleres aprenderá como navegar el proceso de comprar una casa en Maryland, incluyendo  áreas como la Ciudad de Baltimore y  el condado de Baltimore y como obtener una buena hipoteca. También aprenderá como su historial de crédito, presupuesto personal, y finanzas personales podrían afectar su éxito en el futuro. LEDC invita a diferentes expertos incluyendo a un oficial de préstamo, inspector de vivienda, agente de bienes raíces, y agente de seguro para explicarle las diferentes áreas dentro del proceso de compra de casa.

Esta clase es conforme con los requisitos de los programas de prestamistas y el gobierno que requieren entrenamiento para compradores de casa por primera vez. 

Al registrarse para esta clase se compromete a participar en las dos sesiones.  Su ausencia en una de las sesiones, resultará en una reprogramación  lo cual  retrasará su elegibilidad para obtener el certificado que le permitirá optar a programas especiales para compradores de casa por primera vez.

 

Esta clase se continuara ofreciendo en dos sesiones el ultimo viernes y sabado de cada mes.

Zoom webinar in Baltimore, MD
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Como Promover Su Tienda Online

¿Tiene un negocio y quiere mejorar su presencia online?

Ahora mismo hay herramientas de mercadeo online disponibles a su alcance, las cuales le puede ayudar a su negocio alcanzar más clientes de una forma menos costosa que marketing tradicional. Lo invitamos a unirse con nosotros a este seminario web donde les explicaremos más sobre como utilizar estar herramientas y como puede hacer para promover su tienda online. Al final de la presentación tendremos una sesión de preguntas y respuestas donde podrá preguntarnos cualquier pregunta que tenga sobre el tema.

Este seminario tendrá lugar el día martes 27 de octubre, de 12:00 AM a 2:00 PM vía ZOOM.

Para recibir el enlace para participar, por favor haga “RSVP” en esta pagina.

Si tiene alguna pregunta, puede contactarnos al correo svonhoroch@ledcmetro.org o puede llamarnos o enviar un mensaje de texto al (202) 681-5876

ZOOM in Baltimore, MD
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 01:00 PM

Work For Yourself @ 50+

                             

 

Are you over 50 and looking for ways to improve your current financial situation? Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Work for Yourself@50+ has the information you need to succeed.

AARP Foundation’s Work for Yourself@50+ initiative will help you gain the knowledge, support, and resources you need to make informed decisions about working for yourself and learn what it takes to launch a successful self-employment venture.

The decision to start your own business can be both exciting and daunting. Work for Yourself@50+ breaks the choices down for older adults in an approachable way through five steps:

  • A careful consideration of the potential benefits and risks of working for yourself
  • Exercises to help develop the self-employment idea
  • A realistic overview of what it takes to pursue a self-employment opportunity
  • Guidance to help avoid pitfalls and scams
  • Ways to find trustworthy support and services

This workshop will be facilitated in English only. 

 

Click here to register!

 

ZOOM webinar - link will be emailed following registration
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 03:00 PM
13 rsvps

Back to Basics Webinar Series: Items & Inventory

 

LEDC is partnering with CFO Services Group to do an 8 part “Back to Basics” webinar series.

 

This series is designed to give YOU the knowledge and skills you need to be successful with your business or nonprofit. 

 

CFO Services Group is “A trusted team helping to deliver your desired goals.” They are the DC area’s #1 preferred management accounting firm for businesses and nonprofits, focusing on bookkeeping, strategy, and growth.

 

For the third course in the series we will be focusing on your Items & Inventory.

 

QuickBooks uses special things called “items” to record sales and track inventory. Even if you don’t have inventory, you still need to understand how to use “items” to properly record any type of sale (including services). We will dive into using Items this week.

 

📅Join us on Tuesday, Oct 27th at 3:00pm EST to learn more! 

 

We will then email you a quick sign up sheet. Afterwards you will get a calendar invite with the ZOOM link for the Items & Inventory webinar.  

ZOOM in Washington, DC
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Cafecito Financiero

Durante Esta Sesión Aprenderá Como:

  • Establecer Crédito
  • Mejorar Su Crédito
  • Mantener un Buen Historial de Crédito
  • Arreglar Errores en Su Reporte de Crédito
  • Negociar Colecciones 

Después de La Sesión Puede Programar Una Cita Individualizada Para Revisar Su Reporte De Crédito Con Un Profesional 

ZOOM in Washington, DC
Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Managing Your Mortgage During Covid-19

Struggling to pay your mortgage because your finances were impacted as a result of Covid-19?

Join us for a virtual discussion to learn more about your mortgage relief options during Covid-19, alternatives to foreclosure, and the foreclosure process and timeline as it applies to the state of Maryland. 

Please not this session is intended for Maryland homeowners only. If you would like to learn more about your options in DC or VA, please contact housing@ledcmetro.org or call 202-540-7401.

Zoom in Silver Spring, MD
Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 04:00 PM

Su Hipoteca y El Coronavirus

¿Luchando para pagar su hipoteca porque sus finanzas se vieron afectadas como resultado del Coronavirus?

Únase a nosotros para una discusión virtual y obtenga más información sobre sus opciones de alivio hipotecario durante tiempos del Coronavirus, las alternativas al embargo hipotecaria y el proceso de embargo hipotecaria según el cronograma que se aplica al estado de Maryland.

Por favor tome en cuenta que esta sesión es para dueños de vivienda en Maryland. Si desea obtener más información sobre sus opciones en DC o VA, comuníquese con nosotros: housing@ledcmetro.org o llame al 202-540-7401.

Zoom- Silver Spring, MD in Silver Spring, MD
Monday, November 02, 2020 at 04:00 PM

Creating a Business on Purpose

 

What you need to know before starting your small business. 

This 4-part webinar series is a road-map designed for aspiring small business owners and entrepreneurs. 

 

Part I: "Am I (really) ready to start a business?" 

Before investing your time and money to develop a business plan, register your business or create a website, it is crucial to determine your level of “readiness”.

In part one of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Discover your “why”
  • Get clear on the myths and realities of starting a business
  • Complete a self-assessment to determine if you are (really) ready to become an Entrepreneur

Monday, November 2 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part I*

*To attend all 4 webinars, you will need to register for each separately. See below to register for the webinars to follow.

 

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Part II: Plan your work. Work your plan. 

Now that you have determined that you are ready to start a business, it’s time to strategize.

In part two of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how an evolving planning process can help you make key decisions
  • Discover how to convert a vague idea into a plan
  • Begin to create an action plan to start your business

Monday, November 9 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part II 

 

Part III: Your Business's IT Factor!

What is going to make your business stand out amongst the competition? How are you going to reach your customers? Knowing this may very well be the most vital ingredient to your business’s success!

In part three of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how to identify your target market
  • Understand your customer
  • Create your business’s vale proposition

Monday, November 16 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part III

 

Part IV: Setting your Business Up for Success. 

You are ready. You have a plan. Now, what’s next?

In part four of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn about the 4 experts you need to have on speed dial.
  • Discover how to register your business.
  • Find out if you need a business license.

Monday, November 23 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part IV

 

Online Webinar
Wednesday, November 04, 2020 at 04:00 PM

Intro al Proceso de Comprar Vivenda en MD y Programas de Asistencia

¿Pensando en comprar su primera casa pero no sabe si se puede?

Esta orientación, provee una introducción al proceso de comprar una casa y los programas para compradores de casa por primera vez de MD. Los programas compartidos ofrecen asistencia financiera para los costos de cierre y el enganche dependiendo en su ingreso y el precio de la casa. Averigüe para cuanto puede calificar y sobre los próximos pasos en el proceso de comprar su casa. Tome este primer paso GRATIS en el camino a convertirse en propietario de su vivienda en MD.

 

Monday, November 09, 2020 at 04:00 PM

Creating a Business on Purpose- Part II

What you need to know before starting your small business. 

This 4-part webinar series is a road-map designed for aspiring small business owners and entrepreneurs. 

 

Part II: Plan your work. Work your plan. 

Now that you have determined that you are ready to start a business, it’s time to strategize.

In part two of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how an evolving planning process can help you make key decisions
  • Discover how to convert a vague idea into a plan
  • Begin to create an action plan to start your business

Monday, November 9 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part II*

*To attend all the webinars, you will need to register for each separately. See below to register for the webinars to follow.

 

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Part III: Your Business's IT Factor!

What is going to make your business stand out amongst the competition? How are you going to reach your customers? Knowing this may very well be the most vital ingredient to your business’s success!

In part three of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn how to identify your target market
  • Understand your customer
  • Create your business’s vale proposition

Monday, November 16 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part III

 

Part IV: Setting your Business Up for Success. 

You are ready. You have a plan. Now, what’s next?

In part four of the Creating your Business on Purpose webinar series you’ll:

  • Learn about the 4 experts you need to have on speed dial.
  • Discover how to register your business.
  • Find out if you need a business license.

Monday, November 23 at 4 pm

Click HERE to Register for Part IV

 

Online Webinar