Kid Budget – Featured Financial Literacy Program to Highlight California Financial Literacy Month – April 2012

Featured Financial Literacy Program to Highlight California Financial Literacy Month – April 2012

The CAFLM Blog will feature financial literacy programs in March and 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: Kidbudget

Author/s: Kim Daley

Publication Year/s: 2011-12

Price: $0 . . . → Read More: Kid Budget – Featured Financial Literacy Program to Highlight California Financial Literacy Month – April 2012

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HOPE – Financial Literacy Workshop in Los Angeles (and other areas)

 

Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) is hosting a free Financial Literacy Workshop in Los Angeles! Limited Space Available!

Learn how you can plan for financial success to build your wealth! Join HOPE and Wells Fargo for an interactive and informational session on Latina financial literacy.

This workshop is free, but space is limited! Register Today!

WHEN: Friday, May 11, . . . → Read More: HOPE – Financial Literacy Workshop in Los Angeles (and other areas)

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Photo Gallery: Financial Literacy Fair at the Capitol

Photo Gallery: Financial Literacy Fair at the Capitol

 

Teveia R. Barnes, Commissioner of Financial Institutions and Alana Golden, PIO, Department of Financial Institutions

 

C. Lee Page and Frances Tam, FDIC Consumer Affairs

Left to right: Bank of the West and Opening Doors

Claudia Buck and Pam Krueger visiting exhibitors, including Tom Bennett, United Way California Capital . . . → Read More: Photo Gallery: Financial Literacy Fair at the Capitol

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Teach Children to Save Day – Building a Generation of Savers

 Tomorrow is Teach Children to Save Day

Teach Children to Save: April 24
For 16 years this program has partnered banks with students for lessons on the importance of saving. The program has reached more than 5 million students with savings education lesson.

CALIFORNIA Participants 

Auburn

Community 1st Bank

 Bakersfield

Bank of the Sierra

 Beverly Hills

CapitalSource Bank

 Brea

CapitalSource Bank

. . . → Read More: Teach Children to Save Day – Building a Generation of Savers

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Take a Survey – Help Economia: Money Matters with their Traveling Museum Exhibition by Participating in their Survey

The CAFLM Blog highlighted financial literacy programs to highlight California Financial Literacy Month. One of the featured programs was Rainworks Omnimedia — a social impact innovation company that is producing Economia: Money Matters, a traveling museum exhibition of personal finance.

Rainworks Omnimedia will be launching an exciting museum exhibition on personal finance very soon, they have invited financial literacy organizations . . . → Read More: Take a Survey – Help Economia: Money Matters with their Traveling Museum Exhibition by Participating in their Survey

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Free AARP Webinars

AARP Webinars

Free for members/non-members

Investment Fraud

4/24/2012

2:00 pm ET (11:00 am PDT)

Have you ever been given a “great offer” or a “hot tip” on an investment? You would have been right to be skeptical. Such investments, while tempting, can be risky.

Join experts from AARP and FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) Investor Education Foundation on a free webinar, “5 . . . → Read More: Free AARP Webinars

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Free Seminar: BE AWARE! PROTECT YOUR IDENTITY

 

BANK OF THE WEST, OPERATION HOPE AND THE IDENTITY THEFT ASSISTANCE CENTER

BE AWARE!

PROTECT YOUR IDENTITY

THE GATHERING HALL, MILLS COLLEGE – LORRY I. LOKEY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

5000 MACARTHUR BLVD, OAKLAND, CA 94613

THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2012

This valuable seminar will include a panel of experts assembled from the community . . . → Read More: Free Seminar: BE AWARE! PROTECT YOUR IDENTITY

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Join us! California Financial Literacy Month Information Fair – April 24th

What: California Financial Literacy Month Information Fair

And it’s Teach Children to Save Day!

When: Tuesday, April 24, 2012 – 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Where: State Capitol, South Steps (N Street), Sacramento, California

The information fair will highlight the 12th annual California Financial Literacy Month and bring together state and federal agencies and financial literacy organizations. This coordinated consumer . . . → Read More: Join us! California Financial Literacy Month Information Fair – April 24th

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CFPB’s Paying for College (Beta) Cost Comparison Tool – Try it!

 

Paying for CollegeBeta
Cost Comparison Tool

The CFPB is asking for our input on another Know Before You Owe project to develop a new interactive tool to compare college fees.

The Paying for College (Beta) is available for testing at http://www.consumerfinance.gov/payingforcollege/costcomparison/.

Enter the names of three schools. A pop up box will help you with the official names of the school. . . . → Read More: CFPB’s Paying for College (Beta) Cost Comparison Tool – Try it!

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President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability rings the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange

President Obama’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability rings the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange . . . → Read More: President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability rings the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange

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