Is purchasing your first home one of your major goals this year? Perhaps you've already owned a home but would like more information on the process for another purchase. Need help in avoiding foreclosure? If so, Tuscaloosa is filled with resources for area residents.

On Tuesday, March 29th, a Financial Capability Session will be held at the Ferguson Center on the University of Alabama campus from 5:30-7:00 p.m. to provide information on mortgage default and foreclosure prevention. Then, on Saturday, April 2nd, a home buyer education workshop will be held at Forest Lake United Methodist Church from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

Both of these events are presented by the Community Service Programs. For more information on these or other upcoming events like these, call (205) 752-5429.