Money 101 for Middle School Kids

Decatur Makers
Decatur Makers
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Money 101, presented by Tim Martin of Tim Martin Wealth Strategies, is a basic financial literacy class that will teach middle school aged kids the importance and value of earning and saving money.

It will cover personal finance, budgeting, how to set your goals and how to achieve those goals.

We also touch on the basics of entrepreneurship, basic business terms, and a marketing plan.

This workshop is FREE and open to the community!
And have limited the workshop to 25 attendees so we ask that you RSVP (and update your RSVP if your plans change) before attending. Thanks!

About our Speaker:

Tim was born in Decatur, GA at DeKalb Medical and grew up in Conyers, GA.

After graduating from the Goizueta Business School at Emory University in Atlanta with a finance degree, Tim Martin has been in financial services ever since. After winning the Greater Atlanta Rookie of the Year Award for New York Life, he has gone on to expand his business to include fee-based financial planning. A lifetime member of the Million Dollar Round Table* and a Chairman’s Council and District Agent, Tim has shown success in planning for his clients with close to $60M in Assets Under Management. He is a Fellow with the Life Underwriters Training Council and member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors.

NAIFA-Atlanta Chapter awarded Tim as a Top Advisor Under 40 for[masked] and featured him in the Atlanta Business Chronical.

He is a member of the 2014 Leadership DeKalb class and member of the 2013 MS Society-Atlanta Chapter Leadership class. Tim guest appears as the financial expert on Saturday and Sunday morning’s Real Estate Atlanta Radio with Hosts Susan Pryor and David Perrie on All News 106.7.

Tim is very active in the greater Atlanta area. He teaches Sunday School and is an Elder at Clairmont Presbyterian Church, belongs to the Decatur Rotary Club and Decatur Rotary Foundation, and sits on the board for the Decatur Business Association where he was the[masked] President. Tim was a candidate for City Commissioner, District 1, in Decatur for the 2017 election. He was most recently appointed to the Oxford College of Emory University Alumni Board for 2018.

Tim is married to Melanie, who is a 3rd grade teacher in the City Schools of Decatur. They also have a daughter, Olivia; and a son, Harrison. He is currently the President of Westchester Elementary PTA.