The City Temple Development Corporation will host a free event focused on helping Baltimore residents put plans in action to reduce their debt, improve their credit and increase their income through entrepreneurship.

The seminar titled “Faith, Family & Finance will be held 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., March 29 at City Temple Baptist, located at 317 Dolphin Street. Offering advice on credit repair, small business start-up and estate planning, the event will provide practical hands-on tools that can be used immediately to develop and support personal financial goals.

The featured presenter is the Rev. Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, senior pastor, First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens, N.J., whose “dfree” ministry was highlighted in the acclaimed Soledad O’Brien’s CNN Documentary “Debt Almighty” (You Tube). Dr. Soaries brings a fresh perspective on debt and its impact on individuals and their communities that challenges each of us to adopt a lifestyle free from debt, deficits and delinquency. The Faith, Family & Finance event will serve as the Kick-Off to the “dfree” Movement for Baltimore.

To register visit or call 410-633-8932