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 City Hall, where you’ll be able to meet one-on-one . . . → Read More: Greater Sacramento Financial Planning Day (Also Oakland and San Francisco)

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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 & A opportunities

FRAUD PREVENTION INFORMATION, TRAINING, and WORKSHOPS from Federal, State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, Insurance and . . . → Read More: Sacramento/Yolo 6th Annual Fraud Awareness Fair – October 16

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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 Ave.
Lower Level – Benicia Room
San Francisco, CA  . . . → Read More: California Financial Literacy Advisory Committee

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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 her send a . . . → Read More: Banks Can Help Spot Elder Financial Exploitation and Abuse

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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 loans. Sometimes, the original . . . → Read More: CFPB Explainer: Scoring Student Loan Servicers

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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 . . . → Read More: The 700 Credit Score Community Program in Oakland

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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 Economic Education Conference in Baltimore, . . . → Read More: Council for Economic Education to Welcome 500+ Economic Educators and Financial Literacy Experts

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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 subject to . . . → Read More: Bank On 2.0 – CFE Fund Announces Nationwide Effort in Support of Under-Banked Households

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

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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 his life as an entrepreneur at Loyola Marymount . . . → Read More: Music Video: Get Over the No! Pays Tribute to Entrepreneur, Groupon Co-Founder, Brad Keywell

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