2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households – Summary

2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households

In June 2013, the FDIC sponsored the third National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households to collect data on the number of U.S. households that are unbanked and underbanked, their demographic characteristics, and their reasons for being unbanked and underbanked. This survey was conducted by the U.S. Census . . . → Read More: 2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households – Summary

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Webinar/Video: FDIC Advisory Committee on Economic Inclusion (ComE-IN) Meeting

FDIC Advisory Committee on Economic Inclusion (ComE-IN) Meeting

Title:  FDIC’s National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households,
Safe Banking Products, and BankOn 2.0

October 29, 2014
FDIC – New Auditorium, Virginia Square

Videos/Webcast of Advisory Committee Meeting (Video Help)

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9:00 to 9:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks

Martin J. . . . → Read More: Webinar/Video: FDIC Advisory Committee on Economic Inclusion (ComE-IN) Meeting

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FDIC Releases National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked

FDIC Releases National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked
Unbanked Households Decline to 9.6 Million
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today released the results of the 2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households, the most comprehensive survey on the subject in the United States. The survey indicates that the proportion of unbanked households declined from 8.2 . . . → Read More: FDIC Releases National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked

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Acerca de Money Smart para Adultos Mayores

Acerca de Money Smart para Adultos Mayores

Money Smart para Adultos Mayores (MSOA) es un programa educativo dirigido por un instructor y desarrollado conjuntamente por la Corporación Federal de Seguro de Depósitos (FDIC) y la Oficina para la Protección Financiera del Consumidor (CFPB). El programa crea conciencia entre las personas mayores y sus cuidadores sobre cómo prevenir . . . → Read More: Acerca de Money Smart para Adultos Mayores

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CFPB Oficina para la Protección Financiera del Consumidor – Guías gratuitas sobre cómo administrar el dinero de otras personas

CFPB Oficina para la Protección Financiera del Consumidor

Guías gratuitas sobre cómo administrar el  dinero de otras personas

Millones de estadounidenses administran el dinero o las propiedades de un familiar o amigo que no puede pagar sus facturas o tomar decisiones financieras por sí mismo. Esto puede ser una tarea abrumadora. A la misma vez es una . . . → Read More: CFPB Oficina para la Protección Financiera del Consumidor – Guías gratuitas sobre cómo administrar el dinero de otras personas

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New CFPB Resources in Spanish for Senior Advocates – Announcing Money Smart para Adultos Mayores (Older Adults)

The CFPB in partnership with the FDIC released the Spanish version of Money Smart today via their blog, see http://www.consumerfinance.gov/blog/resources-in-spanish-that-could-help-thousands-of-older-hispanics-spot-financial-exploitation-and-scams/. The blog has links to the guides.

Below you will find direct links to each guide and PowerPoint files to support group presentations of the new curriculum.

Money Smart para Adultos Mayores — Prevenir la Explotación Financiera

http://files.consumerfinance.gov/f/201410_cfpb_msoa_es.pdf

PowerPoints for group . . . → Read More: New CFPB Resources in Spanish for Senior Advocates – Announcing Money Smart para Adultos Mayores (Older Adults)

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2014 Financial Planning Day in October – Mark your calendars and find an event near you!

2014 Financial Planning Day

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:

Investing
Retirement
Taxes
Homeownership
Estate Planning
Insurance
Employee Benefits
Education Savings
Small Business
… and many more!

You can also attend informative classroom workshops addressing key areas of financial planning.

Best of all, it’s all free and . . . → Read More: 2014 Financial Planning Day in October – Mark your calendars and find an event near you!

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FDIC White Paper: Assessing The Economic Inclusion Potential Of Mobile Financial Services

ASSESSING THE ECONOMIC INCLUSION POTENTIAL OF MOBILE FINANCIAL SERVICES

Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Last Revised: April 23, 2014

This white paper is presented for discussion purposes and does not represent official policy views of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

Assessing the Economic Inclusion Potential of Mobile Financial Services

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

This . . . → Read More: FDIC White Paper: Assessing The Economic Inclusion Potential Of Mobile Financial Services

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California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at State Capitol

California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at State Capitol – April 2, 2014

Speakers:

Assemblymember Roger Dickinson

Anna Caballero, Secretary, Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency

Jan Lynn Owen, Commissioner, Department of Business Oversight

Controller John Chiang

Wayne Bell, Commissioner, California Bureau of Real Estate

Some of . . . → Read More: California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at State Capitol

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4 Easy Ways to Participate in America Saves Week – Countdown 12 Days!

 

Countdown to
America Saves Week:

 

  12 Days
 

 
 
 

Over 1000 organizations have signed up to participate in America Saves Week 2014.
 

 

4 Easy Ways to Participate In America Saves Week 

America Saves Week is just two weeks away! But there are still some easy things you can do to participate:

Sign up to participate – If you . . . → Read More: 4 Easy Ways to Participate in America Saves Week – Countdown 12 Days!

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