Free Credit Score Seminar

The Wayne Business and Industry Center will offer the free seminar “Credit 101: How to Raise Your Score” 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 24 in Room 101 of the Walnut Building on Wayne Community College’s main campus in Goldsboro.

A major factor in securing capital for a business is the owner’s personal credit score. A low credit score will hinder chances of securing needed finances.

Presenter Jena Cantwell will discuss what lenders look for when determining credit, the different types of credit, and how to increase your credit score. Participants are encouraged to bring a copy of their most recent credit scores to the session.

To pre-register, go to, click on “Contact your Local SBC,” select “Wayne

County,” choose an event, and click “Register.” You also may call (919) 739-6940. Participants are asked to complete and bring to the seminar the registration form found under the “Small Business Center” heading at

The Wayne Business and Industry Center at Wayne Community College offers “on time” and “on target” training, counseling, education, and technical services to business and industry in Wayne County. WBIC involves all levels of business and professional organizations in the local community through four main avenues: the WORKS Initiative, Small Business Center, Military Business Center, and Customized Training Program.

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