Teacher Online Resource Center
CFPB and FDIC are working together to help young people in America build skills for making financial decisions. We believe financial education has the power to help children and youth achieve their own financial goals throughout their lives. Here you will find materials and resources designed to help you in the classroom. . . . → Read More: FDIC and CFPB – Teacher Online Resource Center
FDIC Money Smart
The FDIC’s new instructor-led Money Smart for Young People series consists of four free curriculums available for immediate download. They are Money Smart for:
Grades 6-8, and
This standards-aligned curriculum series empowers educators with engaging activities to integrate financial education instruction into subjects such as math, English, and social studies. Each of the . . . → Read More: FDIC Money Smart for Young People – New Resources for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers to Strengthen Youth Financial Education
Randi DeHollander, RDH Education Services and Alana Golden, California Department Business Oversight
Real Estate Educators’ Conference
Friday, April 17, 2015
San Francisco Airport Doubletree Hotel
Carol Jensen, Director, CCC Real Estate Education Center
Shelly Wilson, CalBRE Manager of Education, Research & Examination Programs
Carol Jong, Chancellor’s Office, and Career & Technical Education
Sean Bellach, Government Affairs Field Representative, California Association of REALTORS® . . . → Read More: Real Estate Educators’ Conference
Sacramento Financial Literacy Resource Fair – Thursday, April 23 at the State Capitol
What: 2015 Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair
When: Thursday, April 23, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where: State Capitol South Lawn (facing N Street) in Sacramento
Hosts: State Controller Betty Yee, State Assemblymember Matt Dababneh, CA Dept. of Business Oversight
Event Flyer . . . → Read More: Sacramento Financial Literacy Resource Fair – Thursday, April 23 at the State Capitol
Hacked Email? Hijacked computer?
Do you know what to do when your personal email gets hacked? How about when malware hijacks your home computer? The FTC has two new videos to help: Hacked Email: What to Do and Hijacked Computer: What to Do. Use them yourself, or pass them on to friends and family. For more information . . . → Read More: Hacked Email? Hijacked Computer?
Federal Reserve Board announces Community Advisory Council
The Federal Reserve Board recently created a new advisory council – the Community Advisory Council (CAC). The Board is now accepting Statements of Interest from individuals who wish to serve on the CAC. The Board plans to fill the 15 seats on the CAC with a diverse group of . . . → Read More: Federal Reserve Board announces Community Advisory Council
AARP—SBA Webinars AARP and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) host new webinars and republish previous webinars to educate people who want to start businesses or expand existing ones.
Assets and Opportunity Scorecard The Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) released the 2015 Assets and Opportunity Scorecard, which looks at 135 different measures to paint a picture of . . . → Read More: Financial Literacy Resources
Comptroller of the Currency Discusses Efforts to Protect Seniors from Financial Abuse
Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry today discussed efforts to protect seniors from financial exploitation. His remarks came during a conference hosted by the National Community Reinvestment Coalition.
Comptroller of the Currency . . . → Read More: Comptroller of the Currency Discusses Efforts to Protect Seniors from Financial Abuse
Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the President’s Advisory Council
By Richard Cordray
Good morning. I would like to thank each of you for the work you are doing to help young people establish a healthy financial foundation.
Earning a college degree has become increasingly important to personal and professional success in life. Yet we know it . . . → Read More: Prepared Remarks of CFPB Director Richard Cordray at the President’s Advisory Council