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Firm to participate in Harvey Financial Recovery Boot Camp

November 3, 2017

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene announced that the company, along with the University of Houston Bauer College of Business, Financial Planning Association of Houston, Houston Lawyers Referral Service and others will host the first Harvey Financial Recovery Boot Camp and provide one-on-one consultations for attendees affected by Hurricane Harvey.

The boot camp will be Saturday, Nov. 11, at the University of Houston’s Cemo Hall, 4746 Calhoun Road. The event will include an opening session at 8:30 a.m. with breakout sessions covering finance, taxes, real estate, financial planning, legal and insurance starting at 10 a.m. A concluding panel discussion and Q&A with attendees will begin at noon.

“In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and flooding that had a significant impact on the lives and financial conditions of our students and community, Bauer College has partnered with several organizations,” said Frank Kelley, undergraduate business programs associate dean. “We are thankful for this all volunteer effort by ‘Mattress Mack’ and many professionals in the financial, legal, and real estate fields donating their time and talents.”

Individuals can register in advance of the event at www.bauer.uh.edu/departments/finance/pfl/events/Harvey-Boot-Camp.php. The gathering will feature Jim McIngvale, owner of Gallery Furniture, as keynote speaker.