Save the Date: 2016 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference

2016 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference

Sunday, February 7 – Wednesday, February 10, 2016
JW Marriott at L.A. Live
900 West Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Registration coming Fall 2015

Please save the date for the 2016 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference. This conference is the premier training and networking event for community development professionals, including CRA officers and staff from . . . → Read More: Save the Date: 2016 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference

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FTC: Spotting an Illegal Pyramid Scheme 101

FTC: Spotting an Illegal Pyramid Scheme 101

Your social media feed is abuzz with stories of people making serious money selling an energy drink. Not one to miss out an opportunity, you do a quick search and come across a viral video. The guy making the pitch insists you can make thousands of dollars a month. “Forget . . . → Read More: FTC: Spotting an Illegal Pyramid Scheme 101

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FTC: Scammer Seeks Assistant

Scammer seeks assistant

Blog post by the  FTC

Online scammers are recruiting. They’re looking for people to help them transfer money and stolen goods. Of course, they don’t come right out and say that’s what they want. Instead, they claim to offer work at home jobs or pretend to be your romantic partner and ask you for a . . . → Read More: FTC: Scammer Seeks Assistant

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Online Financial Education with EverFi!

Last week, EverFi published the results of their financial education efforts in schools across California for the 2014-2015 school year.

A few highlights:

74,000+ hours of financial education statewide
91% average increase in knowledge gain from pre-assessment to post-assessment for 16,748 students statewide
116% increase in % of students that are prepared to check their credit score and understand what it means

The . . . → Read More: Online Financial Education with EverFi!

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Homeowners/Renters/Condominium Owners Coverage Comparison

Homeowners/Renters/Condominium Owners Coverage Comparison

Click to learn more about homeowners insurance and how to use this tool

Would you buy a car without seeing it first? A chair? A pair of pants? Even in an era of online shopping, most people don’t want to buy anything without seeing it, or at least pictures of it, first. Yet . . . → Read More: Homeowners/Renters/Condominium Owners Coverage Comparison

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Promoting Pathways to Financial Stability: A Resource Handbook on Building Financial Capabilities of Community College Students

Promoting Pathways to Financial Stability:
A Resource Handbook on Building Financial Capabilities of Community College Students

The Financial Capabilities Group of the Boston Fed’s Regional & Community Outreach department is pleased to share Promoting Pathways to Financial Stability: A Resource Handbook on Building Financial Capabilities of Community College Students. This Handbook is designed for community college personnel, potential . . . → Read More: Promoting Pathways to Financial Stability: A Resource Handbook on Building Financial Capabilities of Community College Students

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FINRA Securities Helpline for Seniors – HELPS™

FINRA Securities Helpline for Seniors – HELPS™

A toll-free number that senior investors can call to get assistance from FINRA or raise concerns about issues with brokerage accounts and investments.

Call 844-57-HELPS (844-574-3577)
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Eastern TimeAre you a senior investor with questions about your brokerage account statement or an investment in a brokerage account? . . . → Read More: FINRA Securities Helpline for Seniors – HELPS™

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Guidance to Encourage Financial Institutions’ Youth Savings Programs and Address Frequently Asked Questions

Guidance to Encourage Financial Institutions’ Youth Savings Programs and Address Frequently Asked Questions

The OCC, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the FDIC, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, and the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) issued “Guidance to Encourage Financial Institutions’ Youth Savings Programs and Address Related Frequently Asked . . . → Read More: Guidance to Encourage Financial Institutions’ Youth Savings Programs and Address Frequently Asked Questions

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Reentry Solutions for Success

Reentry Solutions for Success

 Tuesday, September 29 – Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Hilton Sacramento Arden West
2200 Harvard Street
Sacramento, CA 95815

Register

Contacts
Lena Robinson

Regional Manager, Community Development
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
(415) 974-2717Deanna Allen
Abundant Place Ministries
(707) 474-7988

Reentry of formerly incarcerated men and women into society is a continued challenge for local jurisdictions, law enforcement, and service providers. After the 2011 passage . . . → Read More: Reentry Solutions for Success

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Building Financial Capability – A Planning Guide for Integrated Services

Building Financial Capability: A Planning Guide for Integrated Services

Building Financial Capability: A Planning Guide for Integrated Services, is an interactive guide for community-based organizations interested in integrating financial capability services into existing programs (e.g. housing, job training, or Head Start). The interactive tools in the guide walk organizations step-by-step through the process of developing an integration . . . → Read More: Building Financial Capability – A Planning Guide for Integrated Services

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