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University of Southern California

Wealth-Building Resources

Wealth-Building Resources

What are your life goals? 

The USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture hosts workshops to help you build your wealth. Attend a workshop and find the motivation, confidence and tools you need to achieve your dreams! This resource guide is discussed in the workshops.

Upcoming workshops:

Building Systems of Wealth – In-person/Zoom

How can congregations and faith organizations uplift their whole communities?

We invite faith leaders to join us for a discussion with Dr. E. Lance McCarthy, a faith-based economist and investment advisor, to find out how they can help build not just individual wealth, but systems of wealth that enrich us all.

Representatives from Southern California Edison also will join us to share opportunities for faith communities.

Dr. E. Lance McCarthy
Faith-Based Economist and Investment Advisor, specializing in Urban Development
Monday, July 24, 2023 at 10 am

RSVP for in-person attendance

Register on Zoom

Presenters will share information, resources and general strategies for building wealth. The presentation is not intended to be investment advice or personal financial counseling. Seek a duly licensed professional for advice.

Resource Guide

The links in the following pages will help you manage your budget, buy a home, learn how to invest, and more. You can navigate each section at the menu on the right or the bottom.

Find out how to take control of your financial future.

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First Citizens Bank sponsors financial empowerment programs conducted by the USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture. Explore “Insights” on their website for advice on personal, small business and commercial finance, plus wealth management.