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  • Credit, Savings and Small Business Development

    Whether it is to qualify for a commercial lease, a low interest rate on a credit card, or a business loan, credit is very important for entrepreneurs. Attend this informative presentation to learn about strategies to establish and improve your credit and the programs that LEDC offers to support your financial goals.

    Topics include:

    -The importance of checking and understanding your credit report

    -Best practices for personal finances

    -Creditbuilder (9% fixed-interest loan)

    -Lending Circles (zero-interest peer-to-peer loan/savings program)

     

    Free Event

    Limited Space

     

     

    Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 06:30 PM
    LEDC - DC Office in Washington, DC
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  • Ahorros, Crédito y el Desarrollo de Su Pequeño Negocio

    Se da gran importancia al crédito en este país. Como empresario, su historial crediticio se lo afecta si quiere conseguir un arrendamiento comercial, un préstamo o una tarjeta de crédito. Venga a esta presentación informativa para aprender sobre estrategias para establecer y mejorar su crédito y los programas de LEDC que existen para apoyarle en sus metas financieras.

    Se abarcará:

    - La importancia de chequear y entender su informe crediticio.

    -Prácticas recomendadas para finanzas personales

    -Creditbuilder (un préstamo con 9% tasa fija de interés)

    -Lending Circles (un préstamo social con 0% tasa de interés)

     

    Evento Sin Costo

    Cupo Limitado

    Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 06:30 PM
    LEDC- Oficina en DC in Washington, DC
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  • HPAP Orientation: Introduction to First-Time Home Buying and the Programs that can Help! (English)

    Interested in buying a home but don’t know if you can?

    This orientation provides an introduction to the homebuying process and to DC and first time homebuyer assistance programs. In DC the Home Purchase Assistance Program (HPAP) provides up to $84,000 in down payment and closing costs assistance. Find out what you qualify for and learn about next steps in the homebuying process. Take this first step on the road to homeownership - free of charge.

     

    SATURDAYS: The orientation in English takes place from 9:00 am-10:30 am. The orientation in Spanish will take place from 11:30 am-1 pm. 

    TUESDAYS: The orientation in English takes place from 9:30 am-11:00 am. The orientation in Spanish takes place from 11:30 am-1 pm. 

     

    **Please arrive 5-10 minutes before the class begins.  If you are 15 minutes late you will need to register for the next class.**

     

     

    Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 09:30 AM
    LEDC - DC Office in Washington, DC
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  • Orientación de HPAP: ¡Introducción al Proceso de Comprar una Casa y Los Programas para Ayudarle! – DC (Español)

    ¿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 en DC. El Programa para Compradores de Casa por Primera Vez (HPAP en sus siglas en inglés) ofrece hasta $84,000 en asistencia financiera para los costos de cierre y enganche. Averigüe por cuanto puede calificar y sobre los próximos pasos en el proceso de comprar su casa. Tome este primer paso en el camino hacia ser dueño de casa - gratis.

    Sábados: La orientación en Inglés se realizará entre 9:30 am-11 am. La orientación en Español se realizará entre 11:30 am-1 pm.

    Martes: La orientación en Inglés se realizará entre 9:00 am-10:30 am. La orientación en Español se realizará entre 11:30 am-1 pm.

    Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:30 AM
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  • Orientation to First-Time Home Buying and the Programs that can Help! - MD (English)

    Ready to buy your first home?

    This orientation provides an introduction to the homebuying process and to MD first time homebuyer assistance programs. The My Home program provides down payment and closing costs assistance based on your income and the price of your home. Find out what you qualify for and learn about next steps in the homebuying process. Take this first step on the road to homeownership - free of charge.

    4:00 – 5:30 with separate groups in English and Spanish.

    Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 04:00 PM
    LEDC-Wheaton Office in Wheaton, MD
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  • Foreclosure Prevention Seminar-MD (English)

    Are you struggling to make payments on your home? Have you stopped making payments and don’t know what to do? Get help from a certified housing counselor to understand what your options are.This free seminar will help you understand the various options and what you will need to do to prevent foreclosure. Following this seminar, one-on-one foreclosure prevention counseling is available with a Certified Housing Counselor. LEDC’s housing counselors can assist you with applying for a loan modification, obtaining federal and state housing assistance and exploring other options. 

    Free. 

     

    Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 04:00 PM
    LEDC-Wheaton Office in Wheaton, MD
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  • Starting a Business in DC

    Starting a business is not for the weak of heart! In addition to having the confidence to follow your dream, research and planning are needed to understand the logistical puzzle of creating a successful business in DC. This workshop is a road map to opening a business in the District and introduces the various government departments that you'll be needing to know on your journey.

    Topics include:

    -Writing a business plan

    -Increasing your access to capital

    -Choosing a business structure; and

    -Understanding the licensing and permitting process

     

    Free Event

    Please note that we cannot accommodate attendees that are more than 15 minutes late

    Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 06:30 PM
    LEDC - DC Office in Washington, DC
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  • Homebuyer Training - DC (English)

    Interested in buying your first home? 

    This class is given in English from our DC office. To take the class in Spanish, please register for a class at our MD office.  

    In this group workshop you will learn how to successfully navigate each step of the home-buying process in DC or Maryland and obtain a smart mortgage. You will also learn how your credit, personal budgeting, and personal finances impact your future success. LEDC invites a host of speakers --among them a loan officer, real estate agent, insurance agent, and home inspector - to provide an instructional walk-through of the homeownership process. Information will also be provided on programs to assist first-time homebuyers in DC and MD.  
    This training meets the requirements for lender and government programs that require first time homebuyer training. This is also a great class for people who do not qualify for assistance through the DC Home Purchase Assistance Program (HPAP). 
    (If you are a DC resident and are interested in learning whether you may qualify for HPAP assistance, sign up first for the “Orientation to First-time Home Buying and the Programs that can Help.”)

    Light breakfast and lunch are provided courtesy of the speakers.  

    We do not provide childcare please make the proper arrangements. 

     

    HPAP/EAHP/Inclusionary Zoning recipients & Citibank clients are required to RSVP through the phone. Please call 202-540-7401. 

    If above is not applicable every other participant will have to pay:

    Price: $50 for single & $75 for couple.

    There is no fee for individual counseling, following the training. 

     

     

     

    Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 08:45 AM · $50.00 USD
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  • Como iniciar su negocio de comida (Baltimore, Maryland)

    Conozca las oportunidades, requisitos legales y opciones para iniciar con poco capital. 

    Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    Impact Hub in Baltimore, MD
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  • HPAP Orientation: Introduction to First-Time Home Buying and the Programs that can Help! (English)

    Interested in buying a home but don’t know if you can?

    This orientation provides an introduction to the homebuying process and to DC and first time homebuyer assistance programs. In DC the Home Purchase Assistance Program (HPAP) provides up to $84,000 in down payment and closing costs assistance. Find out what you qualify for and learn about next steps in the homebuying process. Take this first step on the road to homeownership - free of charge.

     

    SATURDAYS: The orientation in English takes place from 9:00 am-10:30 am. The orientation in Spanish will take place from 11:30 am-1 pm. 

    TUESDAYS: The orientation in English takes place from 9:30 am-11:00 am. The orientation in Spanish takes place from 11:30 am-1 pm. 

     

    **Please arrive 5-10 minutes before the class begins.  If you are 15 minutes late you will need to register for the next class.**

     

     

    Saturday, March 03, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    MANNA, INC in Washington, DC
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