Other Free Seminars

Please be advised that all financial management, orientation, and voluntary classes have been cancelled until further notice due to the coronavirus threat. This includes classes in Columbus, Zanesville and St. Clairsville.

  • Free seminars to give information to help you during your plan and after discharge.
  • Please click the icon next to the class you wish to register for. Once your registration is completed you will receive an email confirmation to the email address you provide during registration.
  • Light refreshments are provided.



Chapter 13 Trustee's Office
550 Polaris Parkway; Suite 500
Westerville, OH 43082-7045


The Many Forms of Identity Theft

Identity theft claims more than 10 million victims each year. This program provides everyday habits to safeguard identity, tips on how to detect if you are a victim, and what to do if your identity is stolen or your personal information is compromised.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.

Budgeting Tips

The idea of writing a budget creates anxiety for some but can help reduce stress and anxiety about money in the long run. This program will offer tips from a myriad of information about budgeting.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.

Shop Smart: Know Your Rights

Ohio's consumer laws can protect you… if only you knew what they were! More than 25,000 consumer complaints are filed in Ohio each year. Find out the top 10 complaint categories and how to protect yourself from fraud.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.

Military and the AG’s Patriot Program

This program will address laws designed to protect military service members, veterans, and their families as well as scams targeting the military.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.

Re-establish Credit & Life after Bankruptcy

Speakers from the mortgage and vehicle lending communities will share information about lending practices during your case and after discharge, the bankruptcy closing process and what steps you can take to reestablish credit.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.

Senior Scams

This program will inform seniors and family members about issues of interest to seniors and tools to deal with fraud and scams directed at this demographic. Learn how to connect to the resources of BBB and other agencies to become better informed in today's marketplace.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.

Credit Reports and Credit Scoring

Federal law requires all three national bureaus to provide free reports once a year. This program will discuss the only official website, why it's important to obtain all three reports, and the specifics of credit reporting.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.

My Case is confirmed, what happens now?

This program will address the Chapter 13 process of paying your creditors and the documents you may receive during your Plan, and routine events that may occur.

There are no classes scheduled at this time.