WASHINGTON (1/16/15)--Thirteen credit unions from the Maryland and District of Columbia area sponsored nationally renowned personal finance columnist Michelle Singletary during the NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo Jan. 10.
Michelle Singletary, columnist for The Washington Post, shares personal finance advice during the NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo.
Singletary, who writes for The Washington Post, presented her "21-Day Financial Fast" during the credit union-sponsored seminar. She also autographed and distributed copies of her new book, "The 21 Day Financial Fast."
Her advice to attendees was:
At the Dollars and Sense Credit Union Pavilion, credit union staff teamed up with SavvyMoney to offer free financial checkups, which provided real-time evaluations of attendees' financial health and FICO scores.
More than 80,000 attendees visited the annual expo which highlights fitness for health and finances.
Sponsoring credit unions included: