Create Financial Independence

Would you like to learn more about financial security?

Join us for an engaging workshop designed to help you with your 2022 financial goal planning.

We’ll provide information to help you understand your current needs and empower you to make informed financial decisions.

Topics we’ll discuss include:

  • Financial Goals
  • Risk Management
  • Retirement Planning
  • Estate Planning

Register at: msperling@ft.newyorklife.com

Date: February 8th 2022

Time: 10 am – 11:30 am

This event will be in-person, our address is:

1008 E. Buckeye Road, Suite 215

Phoenix, AZ 85034

Create Financial Independence 2-8-22

Prestamos WBC Orientation

Join us for the Prestamos Women’s Business Center’s orientation where you’ll learn more about our

  1. Business education programs,
  2. How to enroll in our programs, and
  3. How they can help you start or expand your business, our consultation services, and more.

Orientation is offered every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month

February 2022 orientations will be on Feb. 8th and Feb. 22nd

Register HERE for either.

Cómo Preparase para un Préstamo

En este taller de 4 sesiones aprenderá a través de las diferentes clases a cómo tramitar un préstamo para su pequeño negocio. Junto con un representante de Prestamos, se cubrirán paso a paso los diferentes requisitos necesarios para obtener un préstamo. Durante este periodo, usted aprenderá los términos y documentación básicos, junto con la oportunidad de tramitar su préstamo.

Este taller es en persona**. Cupo limitado.

fechas y tiempo:

7 de febrero, 2022

14 de febrero, 2022

21 de febrero, 2022

28 de febrero, 2022

De 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

**Este taller será en persona, si gusta atender virtualmente, déjenos saber en la registración para acomedir.

REGISTRESE AQUI

Latina Entrepreneurship Academy

Female entrepreneurs interested in learning the ins and outs of running their own business are invited to register for our Latina Entrepreneur Academy!

This 7-week, NO-COST, academy is geared towards current or prospective Latina Entrepreneurs and will help you sharpen the skills necessary to run a successful small business in Arizona. Filled with guest speakers, practical tips and tricks, and a graduation ceremony.

The Prestamos Women’s Business Center brings the DreamBuilder program to life. Instructors are business advisors, entrepreneurs, and educators who integrate the DreamBuilder content into applicable, real-world experiences and added knowledge in a 2.5-hour weekly course. This also allows participants to build community, comradery and connections with fellow entrepreneurs. Whether participants are starting a new business, or growing their existing business, the course will bring added value and a new perspective to how to do business as a small business owner.

DreamBuilder consists of 13 courses that are bundled together to create a step-by-step framework for starting a business. Learn the foundations for starting a business: planning, marketing, pricing, management, accounting, managing risk, finding funding, setting goals, and more. At the end of the program, students have a completed business plan.​

This program is designed for women by one of the top business schools in the world, Thunderbird School for Global Management/Arizona State University and FreePort-McMoran.

The class schedule is as follow:

Wednesday’s from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

February 2nd, 2022

February 9th, 2022

February 16th, 2022

February 23rd, 2022

March 2nd, 2022

March 9th, 2022

March 16th, 2022

Address to physical space
1008 E. Buckeye Road, STE 215
Phoenix, AZ 85034
MAX capacity: 30 People

Register HERE

Learn About Prestamos CDFI Loan Opportunities

Join Mark McKenna as he provides helpful information on Prestamos CDFI loan opportunities.

These loans are built to help established and start-up businesses access Working Capital, acquire equipment, assist with commercial real estate, restructure debt, or help with project financing.

Date & Time: January 26th, 9 AM to 10 AM PT AZ

Fee: No cost!

Register HERE

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

Mark
Mark McKenna Business Development Officer, Prestamos CDFI

   Mark’s experience as a professional spans over 25 years in the Financial Services, and Travel Industry. He has proudly served in United States Marine Corps for over 6 years, and is committed to Volunteerism in his community.    

How to Start a New Business

Join Brian J. Burt, from Snell & Wilmer LLP as he speaks on the legal aspects of starting a new business in Arizona.

There are few things as exciting as starting your own business, but is Arizona the place to do it?

Fast Company has previously ranked Arizona #1 in the nation for entrepreneurial activity. Our state ranks fifth for projected job growth according to Kiplinger. In a study recently conducted by a labor-analytics firm Emsi, Maricopa County was recently ranked the top county in the country for attracting and retaining workers. And Chief Executive included Arizona on its Top 10 States for Business list.

Topics for this webinar include:

• Creating a business plan (i.e., how do you make money?)
• Protecting your personal assets by forming a company
• Selecting the right form of entity and creating a company Start-up funding
• What it means to have partners and how to bring them in
• Basic agreements every new business should have
• Developing and protecting your brand
• Building your advisory team

Date: Tuesday 1/25/2022

Time: 5:00 PM

Where: Via ZOOM

REGISTER HERE

Brian J. Burt

Brian J. Burt is a Partner with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., and serves as Chair of the firm’s Emerging Business Group.   He has been selected for inclusion on the Best Lawyers In America®, Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, and Southwest Super Lawyers® – Southwest Rising Stars lists.  Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm, with over 450 attorneys practicing in 15 offices throughout the western United States and Mexico.

Brian is a business lawyer advising entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies in all stages of development, from formation to liquidity. Having previously founded, raised capital for, and run his own company, Brian brings a “real world” perspective to his practice.  Brian received his B.A. in Political Science and Philosophy, summa cum laude, from Allegheny College, where he was class valedictorian and a member of Phi Beta Kappa.  He earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he served as Managing Editor of the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy.

Brian’s complete bio can be found at: http://www.swlaw.com/attorneys/brian_burt.