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. In June 2020, we will provide free virtual Financial Counseling sessions as part of the virtual Northern Virginia Housing ExpoSign Up Here!  Or 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)