Train-the Trainer Event: Working together to PREVENT ELDER FINANCIAL ABUSE on the Central Coast of California!

A SPECIAL COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND TRAINING EVENT BROUGHT TO YOU BY

ELDER FINANCIAL PROTECTION NETWORK AND WESTERN PAYMENTS ALLIANCE

“Working together to PREVENT ELDER FINANCIAL ABUSE on

the Central Coast of California!”

Monday, November 3, 2014

San Luis Obispo City/County Library Community Room, 995 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo

8:30 am to 12 noon.

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Working Together to Prevent Elder Financial Abuse – San Luis Obispo Library

Working Together to Prevent Elder Financial Abuse

Community Education Roundtable

Monday, November 3, 2014

8:30 am – 10:15 am

San Luis Obispo Library

995 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403

Concerned about elders in your life? Want to learn more for yourself? This free community education event will address current financial scams and fraud […]

CFPB: Snapshot of Older Americans and Mortgage Debt

CFPB: Snapshot of Older Americans and Mortgage Debt

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FTC Testifies on Fraud Against Older Americans

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Testifying on behalf of the Commission, Acting […]