YMCA Adult Financial Literacy Courses


YMCA Community Family Center
4223 S Atherton Drive
Taylorsville UT, 84123

Adult Financial Literacy

Join us for the IDA Financial Management Training Course and learn to prepare simple family budgets,  tips on using credit wisely, straightforward information on managing your money and information about starting a healthy savings account!

This workshop qualifies as the pre-requisite requirement for applying to the Utah Individual Development Program. During this course you will learn:

Budget Development: Learn how to create short-term and long-term goals
Healthy Money Management Choices: Learn about Financial Institutions, how to distinguish between wants & needs, types of savings vehicles, record-keeping
Wise Use of Credit: Appropriate use of credit and alternatives to credit use.
Consumer Information: Comparison shopping, Identity theft and fraud, predatory lending practices, public and non-profit resources for consumer assistance.

This is an eight hour course and each class is a continuance of the previous class. YOU CANNOT REGISTER FOR JUST ONE CLASS – YOU MUST ATTEND ALL 8 HOURS TO COMPLETE ONE FULL COURSE. You are required to complete the full course prior to submitting your IDA application.

Child care is available during class times for youth ages 2-14, at no charge.


Saturday April 22 and 29th 
8:30 AM to 12:30 PM


This is a FREE workshop offered by AAA Fair Credit Foundation in partnership with the YMCA. Space is limited and registration is required. Register here. Please complete separate registrations for each person attending.