HUNTINGTON -- Huddleston Bolen and the City of Huntington's Weed and Seed Program are partnering together to hold a series of community-based "Healthy Finances" workshops.

The workshops will discuss financial topics pertinent to everyone, such as maintaining good credit, avoiding credit card debt, and estate planning.

The workshops are free and open to the public. All workshops will be held at the Weed and Seed Office, located at 1524 10th Avenue in Huntington. Each workshop will begin with a free cookout for all attendees. Free childcare and activities for children also will be provided.

The schedule:

June 16th: Healthy Finances Workshop: Maintaining Good Credit

Free Cookout: 5:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Workshop: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

July 21st: Healthy Finances Workshop: Avoiding Credit Card Debt

Free Cookout: 5:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Workshop: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

August 18th: Healthy Finances Workshop: Estate Planning for Everyone

Free Cookout: 5:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Workshop: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Jan Holbrook, a partner at Huddleston Bolen, will conduct the workshops on "Maintaining Good Credit" and "Avoiding Credit Card Debt." Bruce Stout, a partner at Huddleston Bolen, will conduct the workshop on "Estate Planning for Everyone."

The cookouts and workshops are free, but pre-registration is requested. To register, contact Debra Burge at 304-691-8349 or dburge@huddlestonbolen.com or Tim White, Weed and Seed coordinator, at 304-751-6251 or whitet@cityofhuntington.com.

Huddleston Bolen is a law firm with more than 50 attorneys practicing in offices located in Huntington and Charleston in West Virginia and Ashland and Louisville in Kentucky. The firm, founded in 1871, represents clients in many practice groups, including banking and finance, health care, insurance, litigation, labor and employment, natural resources, real estate, and transportation. For information on the firm, go to www.huddlestonbolen.com.

The U.S. Department of Justice's Weed and Seed program was developed to demonstrate an innovative and comprehensive approach to law enforcement and community revitalization, preventing and controlling violent crime, drug abuse, and gang activity in target areas.

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