Take charge of your financial future with classes hosted by certified HUD financial counselors. Renaissance’s education classes are held via Zoom and are FREE to attend. Registration is required.

Free Home Buyer Education & Business Classes

Homebuyer Education Class

Class Description

Are you ready for Homeownership? In this class, you will learn the financial benefits and basics of homeownership. Topics:

  • Understanding the home buying process
  • Exploring the basics of mortgage qualification
  • Learning effective credit & budgeting tools
  • Exploring options for finding & selecting a home
  • Exploring home buying financing options
  • Information & resources to help you protect the value of your home & build financial security

Register for Homebuyer Education Class

May 30, 2024 June 8, 2024 June 13, 2024 June 29, 2024

Financial Fitness for Life

Class Description

Are you ready to take charge of your financial future? Would you like a better understanding of personal financial goals?

​We have a solution! Renaissance’s Financial Fitness for Life workshop helps you find ways to take charge of your financial decisions. Financial Fitness for Life is designed to help attendees develop a financial plan and learn the tools necessary to achieve their goals.

Workshop covers the following financial security topics & credit basics:

  • How to build financial security
  • Budgeting tools
  • Reduce your debt and your stress
  • Ways to save
  • How to increase your credit score
  • How your credit score is calculated
  • Understanding how credit affects your financial future
  • How to read and understand your credit report
  • How to protect yourself from identity theft

Register for Financial Fitness for Life

May 23, 2024 June 5, 2024 June 27, 2024

Post Purchase and Foreclosure Prevention

Class Description

Congratulations! You are now a homeowner! Along with the opportunities created by homeownership, also come financial challenges, as well as, new neighbors, and new responsibilities.

The purpose of this class is to prepare you for the new challenges with the goal of keeping the American Dream. Topics:

  • Benefits of Homeownership
  • Understanding your mortgage payments
  • Building equity
  • Avoiding Financial Scams
  • Maintaining your New Home
  • Basic Home Safety
  • Community Involvement
  • Foreclosure Prevention

Register for Post Purchase and Foreclosure Prevention

June 21, 2024

The Power of Knowledge- A free webinar series for small businesses in Mississippi

Class Description

The Power in Knowledge Series, hosted by Renaissance’s Commercial Lending Department, was created to provide guidance to entrepreneurs and small business owners to assist them in navigating current economic challenges and trends. Topics will always be relevant and address issues that will aid the success and expansion of small businesses in Mississippi.

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8917 Lorraine Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
(228) 896-3326


301 Buschman St
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(228) 896-3326


439B Katherine Dr
Flowood, MS 39232
(228) 896-3326


431 W. Main Street, Ste 400
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 269-3497

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