The following movie by SALTmoney.org was shared during today’s U.S. Treasury’s Financial Literacy and Education Commission meeting.
Movie: About The Red
What scares you?
For many, it’s something like the inescapable, suffocating cloud of smoke that torments its victims in The Red. At SALT™, it’s the financial dread that the smoke represents. More than 10 million people under 30 years . . . → Read More: Student Debt Movie: Face The Red With SALTmoney.org
INFOGRAPHIC: Small Business Lending Fund Participants Increase Small Business Lending By More Than $10 Billion
The U.S. Treasury Department released a new report today showing that participants receiving capital through the Small Business Lending Fund (SBLF) nationwide have boosted small business lending by $10.4 billion over baseline levels since the depths of the recession and $1.4 billion over the prior quarter. The reported aggregate lending . . . → Read More: INFOGRAPHIC: Small Business Lending Fund Participants Increase Small Business Lending By More Than $10 Billion
Register today: San Francisco Train-the-trainer Session on Money Smart for Older Adults
Two events: Financial Institutions Only and Senior Service Providers. See dates below.
Please join us for a train-the-trainer session on Money Smart for Older Adults: Prevent Financial Exploitation…
Presented by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), in collaboration with the . . . → Read More: Register Today! San Francisco Train-the-Trainer Session on Money Smart for Older Adults
NeighborWorks Center for Homeownership Education and Counseling (NCHEC)
Serving the needs of aspiring and existing homeowners is an ongoing challenge. NCHEC Certification helps you to meet that challenge and demonstrates your commitment to excellence in the field. NCHEC offers six certifications for homeownership practitioners and each meets the requirements of the National Industry Standards for Homeownership . . . → Read More: Housing Counselor Certification: NeighborWorks Center for Homeownership Education and Counseling (NCHEC)
10th Anniversary National Cyber Security Awareness Month Infographic
To view or download a PDF version, . . . → Read More: Infographic:10th Anniversary National Cyber Security Awareness Month (October)
Council for Economic Education (CEE)
52nd Annual National Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference
In Case You Missed It: Video Highlights
Video (YouTube) highlights from the annual CEE Teachers Conference in Baltimore, including speeches from:
Jeffrey Lacker, President of the Richmond Federal Reserve: http://youtu.be/ZtlAxX_vL-Q
Richard Cordray, Director of the CFPB: http://youtu.be/VRpPvVYwfLw
Richard Ketchum, Chairman and CEO, FINRA: http://youtu.be/mbU1obfBtGI
Annamaria Lusardi, Professor George Washington University . . . → Read More: 52nd CEE Annual National Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference – In Case You Missed It: Video Highlights
Save the Date!
Money Smart for Older Adults Train-the-Trainer Event
Registration now open.
The CFPB will conduct a train-the-trainer event in Sacramento to introduce and promote the CFPB/FDIC Money Smart for Older Adults consumer education module. The new training resource contains 150 minutes of presentation material on common frauds, scams and other forms of financial exploitation.
The speakers, Jenefer Duane, . . . → Read More: Save the Date! October 29, 2013 – Money Smart for Older Adults Train-the-Trainer Event. Registration now open.