Here is information on the Non Profit group S.O.F.A
The Society Of Financial Awareness
It's All About Education...
Financial Education For Employer Groups and Organizations
What is The Society for Financial Awareness (SOFA)?
SOFA is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Educational Speaker's Bureau. We are committed to ending Financial Illiteracy.
Why Work With Society for Financial Awareness?
Perhaps the question Needs to be Why Not Work With SOFA? The Society for Financial Awareness provides a significant value-added service to you and your organization at NO COST.
We are comitted to go out into our community and speak knowledgeably and from our expertise and experience. The topics addressed are all directly relevant to your employee's lives today. The demand for assistance to the public in managing what has become a complicated and often stressful way of life is growing.
How Does This Benefit You As An Employer?
When your employees are stressed out about their finances or family life, they are less motivated, less productive and often not happy at work. Providing the education and help they need to get back on track is key to a companies growth and productivity.
And...while most companies are cutting employee benefits left and right you get to provide this benefit that is No Cost, No Hassle to set up and is Not a Sales Event.
Imagine knowing how you'll feel when your employees are happy and secure about their future.
What Are the Seminar Topics?
SOFA offers seminars covering various financial awareness topics. Each seminar is prepared and presented by qualified financial experts, and topics can be created, modified or customized to meet your group's specific needs.
Our Seminars Cover Topics Such As....
Getting Fiscally Fit: Personal financial needs,
including budgets, goals, wise use of credit,
savings and handling debt.
Retirement Planning: Sources of retirement
income (government/ employer pension plan,
investments, social security) and pre-retirement
Investments: Basics of successful investing and
Tax Planning: Formula for determining taxes
and tax reduction strategies.
Health Planning: Planning your health for
significant financial impact. Add years, improve
quality, and reduce financial hardship.
Legal Lessons For Life: Ownership of property,
avoiding probate, gifts to your children, and
minimizing estate taxes.
Issues Of Real Estate: Purchasing and selling a
home, financing, and investing in the real estate
Refinancing: Guidelines for finding the right
refinancing for you.
Transition Planning: Helping employees who
are being layed off deal with transistion and
examine new opportunities.
and many more....
Giving your employees the opportunity to gain awareness and understanding of what is happening in our economy and how to remain financially stable is a gift they will truly appreciate and are not likely to forget.
Call or email me today if you would like to have S.O.F.A. come in and speak to your company or would like to find out more about becoming a speaker at a S.O.F.A. event!
Christopher Hensley's Blog
Posted on April 20, 2012 at 1:49pm
I recently stumbled upon a very handy website called HARO. HARO or Helpareporter.com is a website that matches reporters with sources for stories, articles and TV, etc. My first thought was that I might use it to help get my nonprofit organization SOFA get more exposure. As I started looking through the many, many request for sources that fell outside of my area or expertise I immediately started thinking about the different people in my network that might be good sources for these article… Continue