Financial Planning Days 2016

Come to a Financial Planning Day in your area and get free, one-on-one advice from Certified Financial Planner™ professionals on a wide range of personal finance topics: Budgeting Credit & Debt Investing Retirement Taxes Homeownership Estate Planning Insurance Employee Benefits Education Savings Small Business … and many more!

You can also attend informative classroom […]

CalHFA: Final Week For Free Homebuyer Education

Final Week For Free Homebuyer Education

CalHFA is celebrating National Homeownership Month by offering its homebuyer education course for free until June 30. Visit our homebuyer education page, and get signed up for the five-hour course.

Homebuyer education certificates are good for a full year, so whether you are buying now […]

Teach Children to Save Day

Teach Children to Save Day was on April 29, 2016 The Department of Business Oversight (DBO) participated in the annual Teach Children to Save Day on Friday, April 29, 2016. Alana Golden, Director for Education and Outreach read a book by It’s a Habit, Sammy’s Big Dream and Sammy’s Big Day, with questions and […]

Annual California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at the State Capitol a Success!

Annual California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at the State Capitol a Success!

Thank you to Assemblymember Matthew Dababneh for sponsoring the event.

Thank you to California State Controller Betty Yee for participating.

Thank you to all of the exhibitors and attendees.

To partner with DBO’s Education […]

Jump$tart with Biz Kids$ – Downloadable Curriculum for Teachers, Parents

Jump$tart with Biz Kids$ -Teachers of financial literacy, lend us your ears!

Download the Full Curriculum

Financial LiteracyChapter 1Episode 301 clips » Your Financial FutureChapter 2Episode 106 clips » Income and CareersChapter 3Episode 210 clips » Saving and InvestingChapter 4Episode 118 clips » Understanding Your PaycheckChapter 5Episode 125 clips » Understanding Income and ExpensesChapter […]

Credit Union Partners in Education (CU-PIE) Annual Speech Competition – “Credit Union Strong”

Credit Union Partners in Education (CU-PIE)

“Credit Union Strong”

Annual Speech Competition

On Thursday, April 21, 2016 the Credit Union Partners in Education (CU-PIE) hosted their annual speech competition. Representatives from various Sacramento Greater Area credit unions write and present a speech based on the year’s theme, Credit Union Strong. Nine speeches made it to […]

Annual Financial Literacy Event at State Capitol Highlights Programs and Resources – Featuring Community College Foundation eBus mobile computer lab

Annual Financial Literacy Event at State Capitol Highlights Programs and Resources

The importance of financial literacy and financial education efforts will be highlighted at the annual California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at the State Capitol. Booths from the Department of Business Oversight and other State agencies and organizations will provide free materials and information […]

Keep Your Home California Blog Posts: Foreclosure Crisis Profiteers: Feasting on Fear!

Foreclosure Crisis Profiteers: Feasting on Fear!

(Part 1 of 3)

 

Losing a home to foreclosure is most often viewed, by those standing safely outside the transaction, as an economic event. And that is certainly true.

However, for those living under the threat of losing their home, the experience is much more personal.

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National Retirement Planning Week® April 11-15, 2016 – Partner Kits

National Retirement Planning Week® 2016 Partner Kits The following four National Retirement Planning Week® 2016 Participant Kits are designed to support your efforts to engage in this important week. To help promote the value of retirement planning, please click on the kit that best speaks to your audiences. You’ll find a variety of marketing […]

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR: Financial Literacy Month

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

GOVERNOR EDMUND G. BROWN JR. • SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA 95814 • (916) 445-2841

April 2016

April – Financial Literacy Month Governor Letter 2016

Every day, consumers conduct transactions in a complex financial system increasingly difficult to navigate. Economic success for our families requires informed financial decisions. It […]