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Chicago Academy | Car Buying

Course Overview

This course is offered in person at the Chicago Community Academy. For virtual offerings, please click here



Cost : Free
Duration : 01 Hour(s) 30 Minutes

Course Details

Buying a car can be an overwhelming experience. Having the right tools and strategy can make the process easier.

In this course, we will:

  • Explain the process of planning to make a car purchase.
  • Gain a better understanding of how to control personal finances to save for the purchase of a car.
  • Define the pros and cons of leasing a vehicle instead of buying one.
  • Utilize information learned to properly prepare to buy a car.
  • Demonstrate the ability to negotiate the best deal when buying a car. 
  • Recognize how to save for, plan for, and purchase other large-ticket items

Overall Financial Well-Being starts with being informed. This series of classes will give you a broad overview of banking, budgeting, credit and more. Take one or all 6!

Personal Finance Series Course Details

Class 1: Banking Basics Class 2: Budgeting for Beginners
Class 3: House Buying Class 4: Car Buying
Class 5: Understanding Taxes Class 6: Credit 101 (Coming Soon)


    Location: Chicago, IL, 60620

    Date: Friday, Apr 21, 2023

    Time: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM CDT

    Class Type: In-Person

    Seats Available: 15

    Register

    Location: Chicago, IL

    Date: Friday, Apr 21, 2023

    Time: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM CDT

    Class Type: Virtual

    Seats Available: 15

    Register

    Location: Chicago, IL, 60620

    Date: Friday, Apr 21, 2023

    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM CDT

    Class Type: In-Person

    Seats Available: 15

    Register

    Location: Chicago, IL

    Date: Friday, Apr 21, 2023

    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM CDT

    Class Type: Virtual

    Seats Available: 15

    Register