DRE Issues Fraud Prevention Tips Regarding Timeshare Sales

California Department of Real Estate Participates in Multi-State, Multi-National Law Enforcement Initiative Against Deceptive Practices of Unscrupulous Timeshare Resellers

– And Tips to Protect from Timeshare Sale Fraud

The California Department of Real Estate (DRE) is participating in a joint multi-state, multi-national law enforcement initiative, coordinated by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), to combat deceptive […]

Department of Real Estate – Reverse Mortgages – Is One Right For You?

Reverse Mortgages – Is One Right For You?

A new brochure on reverse mortgages is available from the California Department of Real Estate. View the brochure.

WHAT IS A REVERSE MORTGAGE?

If you are 62 years of age or older, Reverse Mortgages are a way to borrow against the equity […]

Financial Sense to White Picket Fence – Featured Financial Literacy Program to Highlight California Financial Literacy Month – April 2012

The CAFLM Blog will feature a financial literacy program every day in March (and possibly extending into April) to highlight California Financial Literacy Month, April 2012. To feature your financial literacy program, see the CAFLM Blog post dated January 31, 2012.

Today we are highlighting…

Title: Financial Sense to White Picket Fence: Budgeting, Borrowing, […]

Reverse Mortgages – Is One Right For You?

Reverse Mortgages – Is One Right For You?

The California Department of Real Estate (DRE) released a new brochure this week on reverse mortgages. The 52-page brochure explains the pros and cons of reverse mortgages, a loan product geared towards senior citizens.

What is a Reverse Mortgage? When is a Reverse Mortgage right for you? […]

NID and DRE Partner for High School Financial Literacy Program

FINANCIAL LITERACY COURSE LAUNCHES AT SACRAMENTO CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL

The NID Housing Counseling Agency, California Department of Real Estate and Sacramento Charter High School in partnership launched their new Financial Literacy High School course this week at Sacramento Charter High School.

The Financial Literacy course, created and developed by the California Department of Real Estate, […]

California Financial Literacy Month Information Fair – Participants and Photos

The California Financial Literacy Month Information and Resource Fair on Tuesday, April 19 at the State Capitol in Sacramento was a success. A special “Thank You” to the financial literacy partners for their participation.

The event highlighted the 11th annual California Financial Literacy Month and this year’s theme “Financial Responsibility Today for Financial Stability Tomorrow,” […]

Featured Financial Literacy Program – Video: Real Estate Educator’s Conference

Video: Real Estate Educator’s Conference

Videos from a recent Real Estate Educator’s Conference are now available online (thanks to Community College friends at 3 C Media Solutions, Palomar College).

If you were not able to attend the conference, this is your chance to update your knowledge for the benefit of enhanced real estate education […]

Press Release: STATE AGENCIES HIGHLIGHT THE IMPORTANCE OF FINANCIAL LITERACY DURING THE MONTH OF APRIL

CAFLM partners made the following announcement today!

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Department of Corporations (DOC), Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) and the Department of Real Estate (DRE) will partner with other state, federal and local government agencies and financial literacy organizations during the 11th Annual California Financial Literacy Month in April. This coordinated consumer education […]