Francie Jensen has been the Money Management Specialist since October, 2013.
What do you do at Friends for Life? ” My job is to offer guidance to our Money Management clients and to protect them from exploitation. We prepare budgets for them and reconcile their checkbooks. When necessary, we negotiate with creditors to help them settle outstanding debt. We help them apply for benefits that are available to them. We make sure their bills are paid and their financial records maintained. We report to the Social Security Administration and the VA regularly.”
What is your favorite part of working at Friends for Life? “I enjoy being able to help others in need by taking care of their personal finances which improves their quality of life.”
How many clients do you serve? “We serve over 100 clients in 11 counties including McLennan, Bell, Caldwell, Comal, Falls, Galveston, Gonzales, Guadelupe, Limestone, Taylor, and Travis.”
What do you like to do in your free time? “I enjoy hiking with my family and dogs. I also enjoy window shopping and visiting book stores such as Barnes and Noble where I spend some free time reading books and magazines.”