Greater Sacramento Financial Planning Day (Also Oakland and San Francisco)

 

Greater Sacramento Financial Planning Day

Saturday, October 26, 2013 9:00 am – 3:00 pm West Sacramento City Hall

City of West Sacramento and the Financial Planning Association of Northern California invite you to attend Greater Sacramento Financial Planning Day on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the West […]

Sacramento/Yolo 6th Annual Fraud Awareness Fair – October 16

SCAMMERS ARE LOOKING FOR YOU Learn how to avoid becoming a victim of fraud at the

6th Annual Fraud Awareness Fair October 16, 2013 City Hall Galleria 1110 West Capitol Ave West Sacramento: 10 am to 2 pm

ADMISSION IS FREE! VALUABLE RESOURCES FOR ALL AGES

Program:

Informational tables Round table discussions Exhibits Q & […]

California Financial Literacy Advisory Committee

California Financial Literacy Advisory Committee

The Financial Literacy Advisory Committee counsels the State Controller on strategies to further strengthen the State’s financial literacy and asset-building efforts.

The committee oversees the California Financial Literacy Fund, which was created by AB 597.

Next Meeting: 9 a.m., Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Milton Marks Conference Center 455 Golden Gate […]

Banks Can Help Spot Elder Financial Exploitation and Abuse

Banks can help spot elder financial exploitation and abuse

Reposted from the CFPB Website

An older Oklahoma resident began receiving sweepstakes offers in the mail after her 90-year-old husband moved into a nursing home. Just send $50, $100, $2000, even $5000 to claim your prize, they promised. When she asked a bank employee to help […]

CFPB Explainer: Scoring Student Loan Servicers

CFPB Explainer: Scoring Student Loan Servicers

The following was originally posted on the CFPB Website, see http://www.consumerfinance.gov/blog/scoring-student-loan-servicers/

This fall, college graduates across the country will start to send payments on their student loans to their servicers. Loan servicers are companies that collect payments on all sorts of loans, including mortgages, auto loans, and student […]

The 700 Credit Score Community Program in Oakland

Operation Hope

The 700 Credit Score Community Program

Three group sessions Webinars Monthly one-on-one counseling sessions

Learn about:

Goal setting Budgeting Basic of investing Psychology of spending Credit building tools and strategies Preparing for emergencies

Prepare to buy a home, secure loans for college, qualify for lower interest rates…

Contact Operation HOPE

510-535-6700

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Council for Economic Education to Welcome 500+ Economic Educators and Financial Literacy Experts

Council for Economic Education to Welcome 500+ Economic Educators and Financial Literacy Experts at 52nd Annual Conference in Baltimore

Education Non-Profit Hosts Leaders from CFPB, FINRA, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

Next month, the Council for Economic Education will hold its 52nd Annual National Financial Literacy and […]

Bank On 2.0 – CFE Fund Announces Nationwide Effort in Support of Under-Banked Households

CFE Fund Announces Nationwide Effort in Support of Under-Banked Households

The Cities for Financial Empowerment (CFE) Fund is pleased to announce a new partnership with the JPMorgan Chase Foundation to launch Bank On 2.0. The new initiative will identify best practices and build a national, evidence-based strategy that will help people, who might otherwise be […]

Reminder: WEConnect Health Enrollment Information and Wellness Event with Bank On Oakland – September 21 in Oakland

Reminder: WEConnect Health Enrollment Information & Wellness Event

Cesar Chavez Civic Center

2825 International Blvd

Oakland, CA 94601

Saturday, September 21, 2013

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Look for the Bank On Oakland table!

More info: http://www.weconnect.net/index.php/aboutwecon/events-calendar/event/12-health-enrollment-information-wellness-event

Music Video: Get Over the No! Pays Tribute to Entrepreneur, Groupon Co-Founder, Brad Keywell

Music Video: Get Over the No! Pays Tribute to Entrepreneur, Groupon Co-Founder, Brad Keywell

The It’s a Habit Company, Inc. recently released a new music video titled Get Over the No! The tune and lyrics pay tribute to Groupon and Lightbank co-founder Brad Keywell. The song was inspired by a talk Keywell gave on […]