Speaker series: Business professionals will offer their expertise in a noon series of meetings in August, sponsored by SoHo Mastermind, at SoHo Marketing Institute, 953 Officers Row. Mary Jane Weigel, “The ABC’s of Bookkeeping,” Aug. 17. Free and open to the public. Registration is recommended. SoHo Mastermind founded by Veronika Noize, the marketing coach, is a members-only business-building community that offers marketing success coaching, consulting and training.* http://www.sohomastermind.com/public_events, 360-882-1298.
Financial seminars: Columbia Credit Union is offering three new sessions of Financial Peace University, a 13-week program that teaches how to eliminate debt and save for the future, in August. Each class beings with a video presentation taught by personal money-management expert Dave Ramsey and ends with small-group discussions. There is a one-time materials cost of $99. All classes begin at 6:30 p.m. Classes are held at 703 W. Broadway St., Aug. 23; 271 C St., Aug. 24; and 11505 N.E. Fourth Plain Blvd., Aug. 25. * Register: http://www.columbiacu.org or 360-891-4000.
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