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Events

Our financial seminars and webinars are offered in an informal setting with plenty of time for questions and answers. And don’t worry, our seminars aren’t “sales pitches” – they’re an opportunity for you to learn the latest information on important topics.
   
Register for an event within each listing or by calling (719) 550-6670 or 800-525-9623 ext. 6670. Please include your name, telephone number and number of attendees.

Upcoming 2017 Events:


Wednesday, February 22: Free GreenPath Webinar: Steps to Financial Success

Achieving financial success can sometimes seem like an overwhelming and stressful task. However, when developed step by step, you can gain control of your finances. Setting goals, communicating with family members, creating a budget, building savings, monitoring and building credit, are some of the steps we will discuss during this interactive webinar.

Location:  Online Only
Time:  10 a.m.


Friday, March 3: Mobile Banking Experts

Mobile Banking Experts will be on-site to show members how to use mobile banking. Receive free cash when you learn about mobile check deposit!

Location:  Woodland Park
Time:  1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, March 4: Free Home Buying Seminar

Learn the financial steps of the home buying process, including preparing for home ownership, a mortgage loan application checklist and details on the variety of mortgage loan products available, including special loan options for first-time home buyers.

Location: Galley Service Center, 4545 Galley Road, Colorado Springs
Time: 10 a.m. to noon

Register

Wednesday, March 8: Free GreenPath Webinar: Be Credit Wise

We are bombarded by ads for credit everyday! Whether it's in the mail, on our desktop, radio or television, there are claims all around of getting new credit. But, what is your first step, before applying?

Location:  Online Only
Time:  10 a.m.


Thursday, March 9: Free Money Matters for Teens Webinar

Get started on the road to financial independence by learning how to manage your debit card and checking account; budget for the things you want and need; and handle credit. Plus, receive a Cinemark movie pass and teen money book for actively participating in the webinar.

Location: Online Only
Time: 6 to 7 p.m. 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.


Wednesday, March 15: Mobile Banking Experts

Mobile Banking Experts will be on-site to show members how to use mobile banking. Receive free cash when you learn about mobile check deposit!

Location: South
Time: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.


Wednesday, March 15: Free Business Seminar: Generational Diversity in the Workplace

Generational differences and differing workplace ideals are inevitable, and it’s important that we embrace these differences to create positive change. In this seminar, we will look at the commonalities and differences between current generations in the workplace in an effort to understand what motivates, drives, and engages each generation and how we each can adapt to leverage those differences.Feel free to bring your own lunch. Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: Tri-Lakes Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center, 166 Second Street, Monument
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.


Thursday, March 16: Ent's Annual Meeting

Attendees can expect a report by Randy Bernstein, Ent's president and CEO and a message from Lori Kurtz, Ent's chairman of the board.

Location : Ent Operations Center, Breckenridge Conference Room, second floor, 7350 Campus Drive, Colorado Springs
Time: 5 p.m.


Tuesday, March 21: Free Business Digital Marketing Seminar: Facebook

A strategy to drive leads for business should involve a Facebook component because 700 million active users make it an attractive platform for business. Join us for this session on content curation, ad building and targeting on Facebook. Please note this is a mid-level course – businesses should already have an active Facebook business page. Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: 7350 Campus Drive, second floor, Colorado Springs
Time: 9 a.m. to noon

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Tuesday, March 21: Free Seminar: Learning the Features of Online Banking

Are you looking to sign up for online banking, or are you an existing user that would like assistance with certain features within the site? Join Ent’s Mobile Banking Expert Team for a hands-on learning event. The team will take time to review the basics of online and mobile banking, as well as provide one-on-one assistance with features such as Mobile Deposit, Bill Pay and much more.

Please let us know within your email reservation if you have specific questions you would like addressed at the seminar and/or what you hope to gain from this event.

Location: 7250 Campus Drive, Colorado Springs
Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m.

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Wednesday, March 22: Free GreenPath Webinar: Understanding Your Credit Report and Score

One of our most requested webinars! Credit affects so many areas of your life. At the same time, there are questions! What is a credit report? Is my credit report and my credit score the same thing? Do I pay for my credit report? How do they figure out my score? How do I build or rebuild my credit? We’ll answer these questions and dispel common myths in this fast paced and informative session.

Location:  Online Only
Time:  10 a.m.


Thursday, March 30: Free Business Seminar: Business Bookkeeping Essentials

Learn the what, how and why of bookkeeping. We’ll discuss how to get started setting up and tracking your business income and expenses by having an appropriate chart of accounts and knowing what should go on your Profit and Loss Statement and what should go on your Balance Sheet. Find out what data you need to keep track of and what types of expenses are deductible. Learn how to avoid common mistakes, incorporate best practices and when to call in a bookkeeper or accountant. This workshop is designed for the entrepreneur who is just starting out and has little experience in business accounting or the one who needs a good refresher. Presented in partnership with the Southern Colorado Small Business Development Center.


Location: Rawlings Public Library, Ryals Room (4th floor), 100 E. Abriendo, Pueblo
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

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Saturday, April 8: Free Home Buying Seminar

Learn the financial steps of the home buying process, including preparing for home ownership, a mortgage loan application checklist and details on the variety of mortgage loan products available, including special loan options for first-time home buyers.

Location: 7350 Campus Drive, second floor, Colorado Springs
Time: 10 a.m. to noon


Wednesday, April 12: Free Business Seminar: Retail 101

Are you doing the same things year after year and achieving the same results? This seminar will include a summary of basics that are important to every retailer's growth. Do you have a mission? Do your customers agree that your mission is being fulfilled? Are you retaining customers and adding new ones daily? How do you measure and reward for excellent performance with your employees? Your employees are the face of your business; do you like what you see? We’ll discuss vision, people, product and marketing to help you understand how to fine tune your business and improve your cash flow and overall profitability. Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: Tri-Lakes Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center, 166 Second Street, Monument
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Tuesday, April 18: Free Business Digital Marketing Seminar: Emerging Platforms

The online world presents a sea of options for your business to engage in digital marketing. In this workshop, you will have a chance to hear first-hand from the experts about the most worthwhile up-and-coming platforms, including Pinterest, FB Live and Snapchat. Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: 7350 Campus Drive, second floor, Colorado Springs
Time: 9 a.m. to noon

Register

Saturday, May 6: Free Home Buying Seminar

Learn the financial steps of the home buying process, including preparing for home ownership, a mortgage loan application checklist and details on the variety of mortgage loan products available, including special loan options for first-time home buyers.

Location: Galley Service Center, 4545 Galley Road, Colorado Springs
Time: 10 a.m. to noon


Tuesday, May 9: Free Business Seminar: Understanding Your Brand - Marketing and Branding Basics

You know your business. You know your customers. You have an intrinsic sense of your place in the competitive landscape. Yet...does your brand leverage the power of your company's vision, mission and assets? This workshop will help you to understand, define, build and add value to your brand to blend critical insight with creativity to drive the success of your brand. Learn how to clarify your core brand attributes and develop sound strategies to connect with your markets and customers, consistently and comprehensively and why your visual brand identity and your brand voice are crucial tools to market your business for its greatest potential. Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: Tri-Lakes Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center, 166 Second Street, Monument
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Saturday, May 13: Free Document Shredding at Galley

Location: Galley Service Center, 4545 Galley Road, Colorado Springs
Time: 9 a.m. to noon


Tuesday, May 16: Free Business Seminar: Choosing the Right Business Structure

This workshop, facilitated by local attorney Terence Doherty, Esq., is designed to help you make an informed decision about which legal entity is best for your business. We will discuss the practical and legal implications of sole proprietorship, LLC, S-Corp and C-CorpThe online world presents a sea of options for your business to engage in digital marketing. In this workshop, you will have a chance to hear first-hand from the experts about the most worthwhile up-and-coming platforms, including Pinterest, FB Live and Snapchat. Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: 7350 Campus Drive, second floor, Colorado Springs
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Thursday, May 18: Free Business Seminar: Cash Flow Management Essentials

Did you know 80% of businesses fail because of cash flow problems? Understanding the cash flow of your business is essential to be successful. Learn how a cash flow forecast can be the most important tool for every business. The forecast will tell you if your business will have enough cash to run the business or pay to expand it. It will also show you when more cash is going out of the business than coming in. We’ll discuss tips for cash flow forecasting, including how to forecast monthly revenue and cash needs and make use of essential financial ratios to assist in improving current cash flow. Presented in partnership with the Southern Colorado Small Business Development Center.


Location: Rawlings Public Library, Ryals Room (4th floor), 100 E. Abriendo, Pueblo
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

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Monday, May 29: Ent will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.


Saturday, June 3: Free Home Buying Seminar

Learn the financial steps of the home buying process, including preparing for home ownership, a mortgage loan application checklist and details on the variety of mortgage loan products available, including special loan options for first-time home buyers.

Location: 7350 Campus Drive, second floor, Colorado Springs
Time: 10 a.m. to noon


Saturday, June 10: Free Document Shredding at Fountain

Location: Fountain Service Center, 6965 Fountain Mesa Road, Suite 110, Fountain
Time: 9 a.m. to noon


Tuesday, June 13: Free Business Seminar: Social Media 101

Learn how to increase success in your business through the use of social media, including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram – and more! Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: Tri-Lakes Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center, 166 Second Street, Monument
Time: 9 a.m. to 1 noon

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Tuesday, June 20: Free Business Seminar: Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents, Oh My!

Learn the basics of trademarks, copyrights and patents and why legal protection is important for your business. Presented in partnership with the Pikes Peak Small Business Development Center.

Location: 7350 Campus Drive, second floor, Colorado Springs
Time: 9 to 11 a.m.

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