Do you need to brush up on your financial literacy? Come participate in the free events available during Money Smart Week from October 2nd through October 9th. You can learn about the ins and outs of maintaining healthy credit, how to best use your checking account, and what to do if you want to buy a home or finance your college education. These events are supported by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago as well as several businesses throughout the region and will provide unbiased information without any sales pitch. For more detailed event information, peruse the website.