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Upcoming TEDA Class Worth Noting (Terrebonne Parish Economic Development Authority)

Monday October 08 , 2012

  • By: Terrebonne Parish Economic Development Authority, Southeast Louisiana Legal Services LSC funded
  • Time: 5:30 AM - 6:30 AM
  • Location:
    East Houma Branch Library
    Houma, LA

Upcoming TEDA Class Worth Noting

HOUMA - The Terrebonne Economic Development Authority (TEDA) is hostinga free technical assistance class entitled Consumer Protection: Credit, Debt Collection and Fraudulent Lending presented by Attorney Kassie Liner Hargis of Southeast Louisiana Legal Services. The class will be held at the East Houma Branch Library on Monday, October 8 from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Overview:

This seminar will provide consumers with information to better help understand:

Credit and debt
Steps to correct inaccurate reporting or fraudulent listings on credit reports
Common problem areas for debtors
Credit repair
Identity theft scams
Unfair debt collection and fraudulent lending practices
Self-help vs. seeking professional assistance when facing credit problems
East Houma Branch Library
778 Grand Caillou Rd. Houma, LA 70363
985.876.7072

About Southeast Louisiana Legal Services
Houma, provides legal services for low-income and elderly clients in Terrebonne and Lafourche Parishes. Funding for Consumer Protection Services is provided by the Louisiana Bar Foundation through the Jock Scott Community Partnership Panel Grant.

About the Terrebonne Economic Development Authority

The Terrebonne Economic Development Authority (TEDA) represents Terrebonne Parish and associated business interests through programs and one-on-one support of business-specific needs. TEDA's mission is to strengthen the parish's economic base by retaining, expanding and growing business, as well as attracting new businesses and industries to the parish. It is an equal opportunity lender, provider and employer.

The class schedule can be found on TEDA's calendar at www.tpeda.org. To register, please email Brandi Roach at broach@tpeda.orgor call 985-873-6890.

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