Financial Fitness

Learn How to Gain Control of Your Financial Situations

Tri-CAP’s Financial Fitness program is designed for people who are interested in learning more about how to work with their finances, banks, and creditors. The goal is to help people increase their financial knowledge and gain control over their financial situations.

This program offers classes where participants will learn how to:

  • Create and stick to a budget
  • Track spending
  • Recognize spending leaks
  • Reduce expenses
  • Save for periodic expenses
  • Establish an emergency fund
  • Read a credit report
  • Improve credit scores
  • Make a debt reduction plan
  • Identify credit scams
  • Read bank statements
  • Keep an accurate and balanced checkbook

Once the class is completed, participants can choose to enroll in individual sessions to work on creating a monthly budget, savings goals, repairing credit, debt reduction plan, and/or getting set up with a bank account.

St. Cloud

St. Cloud Library
Bremer Room
1300 West St. Germain Street
Saturday, May 20, 12 Noon -4 p.m.
Please register for this free event by calling Julie at 320-257-4505

Elk River

Elk River Library
13020 Orono Pkwy NW
Tuesday, June 8th & 15, 2017
5:30-7:30 pm
Please register for this free event by calling Julie at 320-257-4505

Other Class Options

Capital One 360 Classes

Capital One 360 – Monthly classes, please RSVP on their website by clicking on the icon above.
30 – 7th Street South
St. Cloud

Financial Fitness-Budgeting Basics

Offered by Minnesota Workforce Center
1542 Northway Drive Door 2
St. Cloud
Call 320-308-5320 to register

Third Tuesday of the month from 1-3 pm

May 16
June 20
July 18
August 15
September 19
October 17
November 21
December 19



1 $22,980
2 $31,020
3 $39,060
4 $47,100
5 $55,140
6 $63,180
7 $71,220
8 $79,260


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