Monthly tax and financial counseling sessions available to public through UAB

The Regions Institute for Financial Education is hosting four sessions to help area residents prepare their taxes.   

CSOB2The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Collat School of Business is hosting Wealthy Weekends starting Saturday, Feb. 1. The Regions Institute for Financial Education program is a workshop providing participants an opportunity to complete their taxes free of charge with a tax professional, as well as sign up for a financial counseling session.

Sessions will be held Feb. 1, March 7, April 4 and May 2. Each session costs $10, or pay $30 in advance for all five sessions. Registration is open to the public at For more information, call Jalete Nelms at 205-996-0884.