In preparation of California Financial Literacy Month, April 2012, the CAFLM blog will feature a financial literacy program, service, or resource every day during the month of March. We did this last year with excellent results. Note: the CAFLM blog has had over a million hits since it was launched in August 2010.
If you would like . . . → Read More: CAFLM Blog will Feature a Financial Literacy Program Every Day in March
Neighborhood LIFT Los Angeles – February 2012
Attend a new and innovative homebuyer event
If you have a goal to become a homeowner, you won’t want to miss the Neighborhood LIFTSM event, sponsored by Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County [email@example.com] and Wells Fargo.
Date: February 3rd and 4th
Time: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Location: Los Angeles Convention Center, . . . → Read More: Homebuyer Event in Los Angeles
4 EZ Questions Between You and Your Money
Are you eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit?
Thanks to the WEb Connector EZ–an easy-to-use online EITC calculator– a bigger tax refund may be only a couple of clicks away!
To find out if you are eligible for the EITC, free tax help and other programs, just:
Look at the calculator, . . . → Read More: WE Connect’s WEb Connector EZ – Try it!
Wells Fargo is conducting a series of Home Preservation Workshops as part of their Leading the Way Home program.
Locations, Dates and Other Details
February 8 – 9, 2012 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sacramento Convention Center
Hall D & C
1400 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
February 14 – 15, . . . → Read More: Home Preservation Events by Wells Fargo
Join in Awareness Day Activities
Plan now to be part of EITC Awareness Day on Friday, January 27, 2012 – a national grassroots effort spotlighting this potentially life-changing tax credit. Join with other charitable organizations, elected officials, state and local governments, employers and other interested parties in your community to generate extensive mainstream and social media coverage . . . → Read More: Join in Awareness Day Activities – Tomorrow! January 27
YouTube – Tax Tips: Earned Income Tax Credit
Watch this YouTube video describing the . . . → Read More: YouTube – Tax Tips: Earned Income Tax Credit
Teach Children to Save Training
For Experienced Banker Participants
Looking for something new to add to your Teach Children to Save lesson? Could you use a TCTS refresher or an opportunity to hear what others are doing? Join the American Banker’s Association Education foundation’s Teach Children to Save Webinar on Feb. 15 at 3 . . . → Read More: Teach Children to Save Training Webinar
Financial Education Guide for VITA Programs
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs offer a valuable service that helps working families keep more of their hard earned money, especially if they quality for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). This refundable credit often serves as a large lump sum injection of income for the low- and moderate-income families . . . → Read More: Financial Education Guide for VITA Programs (English/Spanish)
Center for Financial Security Family Financial Security Webinar Series
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
12:00 -1:00 Pacific / 1:00pm-2:00pm Central / 2:00pm-3:00pm Eastern
Join CFS Affiliate, Justin Sydnor as he presents an overview of recent research on payday lending and shares his recent research that explores whether longer loan durations improve the ability of borrowers to repay their payday . . . → Read More: Payday Lending Research Webinar
Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo and Solano County
Assemblymember Mariko Yamada marks 6th Annual National Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Awareness Day, January 27, 2012, by announcing her partnership with the Children’s Network of Solano County, the United Way of the Bay Area, the Yolo Family Resource Center, the Yolo County Children’s Alliance, the Yolo Public . . . → Read More: Free Tax Preparation Events in Yolo and Solano County