Reporter helps students negotiate large purchases


The next Adulting 101 workshop will be held on April 14. Illustration by Madison Holmes.

In the sixth installment of Adulting 101, the Career Center, Student Life and Leadership, and the Chico State Alumni Association brought alumnus and consumer reporter Michael Finney, who currently works for ABC7 News. The event happened on March 29.

Finney discussed ways to negotiate purchases ranging from bikes to cars to houses.

He has worked with ABC7 for over 20 years reporting in the Bay Area. He’s also an alumnus of Chico State.

The next Adulting 101 seminar will be held on April 14. It will discuss how to use an alumni network to help in the job hunt.

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