Financial Empowerment Center (FEC)

1Financially knowledgeable individuals make better decisions for themselves and their families, increasing their economic security and well being. The United Way of the Ouachitas provides FREE weekly educational opportunities, partnering with financial institutions, to help them reach their financial goals. Classes will be held weekly on Tuesday mornings from 9:00 am - 10:00 am and Tuesday evenings from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm unless stated otherwise. To RSVP for any of the classes below please call 501.623.2505 or email Mandy Way at to reserve you space. Classes are held at the United Way of the Ouachitas, 233 Hobson Avenue, Hot Springs, AR. ATTENTION: Due to COVID-19 all FEC classes have been moved online until further notice. 

2022 Financial Literacy Classes 

March 2022

Morning Classes:

03.01.22 - Relyance Bank: Mortgage Loan Options

03.08.22 - Arvest Bank: Understanding Credit

03.15.22 - Literacy Council of Garland County: How to talk to your Doctor

03.22.22 - No Classes

03.28.22 - Southern Bancorp Community Partners: DIY Credit Repair





United Way would like to give a special thanks the following agencies for their financial support.