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“Understanding the Importance of Credit” Workshop to be hosted by Peoples’ Self-Help Housing and Wells Fargo Bank on February 25 in Goleta


Originally published 12:00 p.m., February 15, 2014
Updated 12:00 p.m., February 15, 2014

“Understanding the Importance of Credit” Workshop will be hosted by Peoples’ Self-Help Housing and Wells Fargo Bank on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 from 6:00 to 7:15 p.m. in the community room of Villa la Esperanza Apartments, 131 So. Kellogg Avenue (at Hollister Avenue) in Goleta. The workshop is free and open to the public. Street parking is recommended.

Villa la Esperanza Apartments is an affordable housing complex owned and operated by Peoples’ Self-Help Housing.

The workshop will be facilitated by Pete Llena, Store Manager of the Lompoc Wells Fargo. Llena has seven years’ experience in the banking industry.

The topic to be covered include the importance of understanding credit. Future workshops planned include a “First Time Home Buyer Education” and “Purchasing a Mobile Home” workshop. About Wells Fargo: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.5 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, and the Internet (wellsfargo.com), and has offices in more than 35 countries to support the bank’s customers who conduct business in the global economy. With more than 270,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 25 on Fortune’s 2013 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Wells Fargo perspectives are also available at blog.wellsfargo.com.

Founded in 1970, Peoples’ Self-Help Housing is an award winning non-profit organization that develops affordable housing and community facilities for low-income households and homeownership opportunities for working families and special needs populations, such as seniors, the disabled, and the formerly homeless. With over 1,200 homes completed and over 1,500 rental units developed and now managed by Peoples’ Self-Help Housing, PSHH is the largest affordable housing developer on the Central Coast, with offices in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo.

For more information on Peoples’ Self-Help Housing call Rochelle Rose at (805) 699-7227 or rocheller@pshhc.org or visit www.pshhc.org.

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