Basic Budgeting

COVID Response UPDATE 5/21/20: 

Due to COVID-19, all one-on-one counseling and coaching sessions and classes will be done virtually until further notice. Contact the Financial Empowerment Center at or 703.704.6101 to arrange for a telephone/internet meeting. Many other free virtual personal finance, job search services, classes and more available. Click Here for more information. 

Thrifty Thursdays Financial Fitness Program

Do you need a little help getting your finances into shape? Let us help you trim those extra dollars off your budget!

Free, one-time classes are open to the public and offered to anyone in Northern Virginia interested in learning about budgeting and credit reports. Classes last 1-1/2 hours and are held on a monthly basis throughout Fairfax County.

To participate, please RSVP to Carole Rogers at or 703.273.8829.

Flyer: Spring 2020 (pdf) 

Heritage Building
7-9 p.m.
7611 Little River Turnpike, East Wing
1st Floor Conference Room A
Annandale, VA 22003

Thursday, April 16, 2020
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Thursday, November 19, 2020

Gerry Hyland Government Center
7-9 p.m.
8350 Richmond Highway
Alexandria, VA 22309

Thursday, April 16, 2020 (Room 219)
Thursday, June 18, 2020 (Room 219) 

Chantilly High School
7-9 p.m.
4201 Stringfellow Road
Chantilly, VA 20151

Thursday, March 19, 2020 (Room 253)