Personal Finance Resources and Workshops

Featured Personal Finance Resources
These websites will help you find information on personal finance topics such as investing and consumer information.

One Source Global Business Browser (via Reference USA)
Information on international companies, international industry reports and market research. Also includes information on large American corporations. This database can be accessed from home with a valid Chester County Library System card.

Personal Finance Resources and Workshops
The Chester County Library provides programs on personal finance topics, with emphasis on helping individuals find, understand, and use financial information.

First Time Homebuyers
Saturday, August 12th 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM - Burke Room 
Presented by the Housing Partnership of Chester County, the HPCC's First Time Home Buyer Program is intended to assist low-moderate income individuals and families interested in purchasing a first home within Chester County. The Program provides pre-purchase home ownership counseling and a loan for down payment and closing costs to first time buyers. Call 610-518-1522 to register, ask for Joy. This program supports the PA Forward Financial Literacy Initiative. Please see our event calendar for details.

Visit our Calendar of Events to view upcoming adult programs at the Chester County and Henrietta Hankin Libraries.

Learn - The library provides programs for individuals seeking information on a range of personal finance topics, including investments, debt, retirement, wealth planning, and financial planning tools.

Grow - The library's resources of books, DVDs, and websites provides a one-stop-shop for information on financial concepts and strategies, investment terms, and financial planning tools.  In addition to the library's collection, area experts in the field of financial planning at any stage of life, constructive and interactive workshops are presented on these compelling topics to bridge the span between theory and practice.  Individuals learn how to transform financial concepts into managable practices from experienced professionals.

Succeed - The library strives to help individuals build lasting and beneficial relationships with key resources, organizations, and communities to facilitate financial literacy, growth, and prosperity.