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.

Beyond Medicare: A "Lunch and Learn" Program
Friday, June 16th 12:00 noon - 1:00 PM - Struble Room 
Do you think you have a handle on the basics of Medicare, but still have questions? Join Adam Krassen, independent insurance agent who specializes in Medicare, and learn about Original Medicare and Medicare Advantage Plans. How does Part D work? When are you able to change plans? What are special enrollment periods? Are there pharmaceutical assistance programs for PA residents and how can you lower your prescription costs? How can you keep your insurance premiums at a minimum without sacrificing coverage? How is your plan is affected if you move or if you lose a group retirement program? Bring your lunch and enjoy the presentation. Adam will answer any other questions you may have as well. This program supports the PA Forward Financial Literacy Initiative. Please register online.

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.