Annual California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at the State Capitol a Success!

Annual California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at the State Capitol a Success!

Thank you to Assemblymember Matthew Dababneh for sponsoring the event.

Thank you to California State Controller Betty Yee for participating.

Thank you to all of the exhibitors and attendees.

To partner with DBO’s Education and Outreach Office, email Outreach@dbo.ca.gov.

Controller Betty Yee Assemblymember Matt Dababneh Jan

Pictured left to right: State Controller Betty Yee; Assemblymember Matthew Dababneh, DBO Commissioner Jan Lynn Owen

The importance of financial literacy and financial education efforts were highlighted at the annual California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair at the State Capitol on Tuesday, April 26. Booths and representatives from State agencies, non-profit organizations and financial institutions provided free materials and information on money management, saving and investing, planning for retirement, buying a home, using credit and managing debt, and avoiding financial scams and fraud.

This year’s event featured the Community College Foundation eBus mobile computer lab.

Safely navigating today’s rapidly-changing, often complex financial system can be a daunting task. By empowering consumers to make informed decisions about how to spend and invest their money, financial literacy helps ensure more California families prosper.

Sponsors

Assemblymember Matthew Dababneh

California State Controller Betty Yee

Exhibitors

Bank of America

Bank of the West

Bank on Sacramento

Brandman University

CA Board of Accountancy

CA Board of Equalization

CA Bureau of Real Estate

CA Contractors State Licensing Board

CA Dept. of Community Services and Development

CA Dept. of Insurance

CA Dept. of Motor Vehicles

CA Franchise Tax Board

CA Professional Fiduciaries Bureau

CA State Controller’s Office

CA Treasurer’s Office

Cal PERS

CalCPA/Jump$tart Coalition

CalHFA/Keep Your Home CA

California Community Colleges Real Estate Education Center

CHOC

ClearPoint CCS

Disability Resource Agency for Independent Living (DRAIL)

Golden 1 Credit Union

IRS

McGeorge School of Law (Legal clinic)

Metro Chamber’s Capital Region Small Business Development Center

Opening Doors

Sacramento Public Library

SAFE Credit Union

Savings Plus

ScholarShare

Social Security Administration

Transamerica Financial Advisors

Travis Credit Union

UC Davis Extension

United Way California Capitol Region

Wells Fargo Hands on Banking

 

 

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