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Niles Library Partners with Niles Senior Center for Money Smart Program

Money Smart for SeniorsWed., Feb. 6 10:00-11:45 pm Registration required.To be held at the Niles Senior Center, 999 Civic Center Dr.To register, call 847-588-8420. This workshop will provide you with vital information on how to make smart choices with your money. Participants will learn to recognize how federal deposit insurance protects deposits, how to guard […]

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Morningstar Names Best 529 College-Savings Plans for 2012

In an annual review of the largest 529 college-savings plans released in October, Morningstar analysts identified 27 plans that are likely to outperform their peers on a risk-adjusted basis during a full market cycle. These 529 plans earned medals due to a strong menu of investment options, solid management, and reasonable fees. Visit the Morningstar […]

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Learn from Home with Morningstar Tutorial Videos

Looking for a simple overview of Morningstar Investment Research Center? If you’re unable to attend a monthly live training session, Morningstar’s Tutorial Center is a great place to start. You must have a Niles Library card to access this resource. Go to When prompted, enter your library barcode. Select Financial & Public Records. Choose […]

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Be Money Smart!

Thurs. Nov. 29 10-11:30am or 6:30-8pm Learn the best sites for seniors and money, retirement and financial planning, consumer protection, and more. This walk-in session highlights our Smart Solution$ site for unbiased information to help you make informed decisions and plan your financial future. Come in anytime during this session. Staff will work with you […]

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