Money Conference

 Town & Country's 2017 Money Conference
Saturday, April 1st – 12:00 to 5:00 pm
With a FREE beer and pizza social hour from 5:00 - 6:00 pm
University of Southern Maine Abromson Community Education Center, Portland Campus

Whether you are just getting started, growing your family, or looking at retirement, chances are you have questions about money. Mark your calendar for April 1st and plan to attend Town & Country’s 2017 Money Conference. This information-packed day will sharpen your financial skills and money-management know-how to help build a better life.

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Our keynote speaker is Beth Kobliner, one of the nation’s leading authorities on personal finance for young people, Beth Kobliner is a commentator and journalist, author of the New York Times best-seller Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties and a guide for parents, Make Your Kid a Money Genius (Even If You’re Not).


12:00 to 12:30 pm

  • Registration, Exhibits and Refreshments

12:30 to 1:30 pm

  • Welcome and Introduction: Dave Libby
  • Beth Kobliner- Financial Commentator & Journalist

1:30 to 1:45 pm

  • Break – Exhibit and Refreshments

2:15 to 3:15 pm

  • Workshops

3:15 to 3:30 pm

  • Break – Exhibit and Refreshments

3:30 to 4:30 pm

  • Workshops

4:30 to 4:45 pm

  • Break – Exhibit and Refreshments

4:45 to 5:00 pm

  • Wrap Up and Raffle

5:00 to 6:00 pm

  • FREE Pizza and Beer


Learn about specific financial topics that matter most to you during a series of breakout sessions. Topics will include:

  • Credit Basics-Know the Score
  • Bumps in the Road-Recovering from Financial Hardships
  • Estate Planning 101
  • Upsize, Downsize, Refi-Home Buying and Financing
  • Financial Health- 8 Things Millennials Should be Doing Right Now
  • Planning, Saving and Paying for Higher Education
  • Take Control of your Finances with SavvyMoney
  • Money Tech
  • Retirement Readiness


Local organizations will be on hand to share information about a range of financial topics including buying a car, home buying, retirement and investing for the future, estate planning, saving and planning for college, and financial advice for the 25 and under crowd. In addition, Maine Cancer Foundation will be at the Conference sharing information about its services and the economic impact of cancer.

  • Auto Buying Consultants of Maine
  • Estate Planning Attorney, Miles Hunt, Esq.
  • Eastern Trail Alliance
  • FAME, Finance Authority of Maine
  • Jump$tart Maine
  • Maine Cancer Foundation
  • Northeast Planning Associates
  • SavvyMoney
  • Town & Country Federal Credit Union
  • University of Southern Maine
  • Young & Free Maine