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"Show Me the Money" gives free financial advice to Genesee County

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(01/25/14) -  Many of us could use some of free financial advice.

Saturday, a lot people got the information they needed at the "Show Me The Money" event in Flint.

Three local financial groups came together to give participants numerous financial resources to help them through difficult times.

People learned how to achieve financial stability through savings, education, entrepreneurship and home ownership.

"It's also the kick off to the tax season, so it gives them a few more ideas of what they can do with their tax money. They could start some savings programs, some credit rebuilding or credit repair, and we have a multitude of vendors that are here to share that information with them today," said Chennelle Dismond from Metro Community Development.

To get everyone a head start on savings, there were tons of drawings throughout the day.

Prizes included a $500 gift card and gas cards.

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