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Emerging Enterprise Center: Personal Finance 101: Building Your Financial Foundation

Date & Time:
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
11:00 am




As an entrepreneur, gaining control of and increasing your knowledge of your personal finances is critical to the long-term success of your business. This interactive session is for current and future entrepreneurs. Learn, understand, and apply …

  • Why do your personal finances matter?
  • Best practices to build your financial foundation;
  • Strategies around debt management  and debt avoidance;
  • Methods to enjoy the present while saving for the future.

The objective of this session is to educate and build the financial confidence of the attendees. Unlike other financial-related sessions, this is a coaching workshop and there is absolutely no product sales or solicitations of any kind.

Mark Olazagasti

As managing partner and founding member of Info Solutions LLC, Mark Olazagasti has helped create and build one of the area’s preeminent IT infrastructure consulting and managed services firm. Founded in 2008 and based in Wilmington, DE, Info Solutions provides complex IT solutions to mid-sized companies headquartered in DE, MD, NJ and PA.

In 2015, Olazagasti founded YourMoney101, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization focused on providing financial wellness and mentoring services to individuals and to companies with less than 250 employees. When not advocating for the inclusion of personal finance courses in K-12 and higher education, Olazagasti serves as Board chair at Goldey-Beacom College, serves on the board of the Emerging Enterprise Center, serves as vice president of the Open Net Foundation, and is on the advisory boards of Spur Impact and Delaware Technical Community College.

Free for New Castle County Chamber of Commerce members, $10 for non-members.

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