SAVE THE DATE!
Financial Literacy Month
April 18 • Sacramento
1515 S Street, Sacramento
10 a.m. — 11 a.m.
April 24 • Los Angeles
Junipero Serra Building
320 W 4th Street, Los Angeles, CA
10 a.m. — 11 a.m.
Psychology of Spending • Debt Management • Your Credit Report • Saving for the Future
Register at savingsplusnow.com
Select Savings Plus Events at the bottom . . . → Read More: SAVE THE DATE! Financial Literacy Month Workshops in Sacramento and Los Angeles
SAVE THE DATE:
California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair
Monday, April 17
11 am – 1 pm
State Capitol, South Steps
Visit exhibitors and receive free information about:
Consumer . . . → Read More: SAVE THE DATE: California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair in Sacramento
FTC: Order free materials for National Consumer Protection Week 2017
National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) is around the corner! The annual event – March 5-11, 2017 – is a time to help people understand their consumer rights, make well-informed decisions about money, and spot scams.
Thinking about hosting an event? Our new feature page has all the information . . . → Read More: FTC: Order free materials for National Consumer Protection Week 2017
California State Controller’s Office: Financial Fitness and Consumer Protection
Financial Fitness and Consumer Protection
The California State Controller’s primary job is to guard the state’s fiscal health. However, State Controller Betty Yee is equally concerned about the financial – and physical – well-being of individual Californians. She . . . → Read More: California State Controller’s Office: Financial Fitness and Consumer Protection
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) today announced enhancements to Money Smart for Small Business, a resource that provides practical guidance for starting and managing a small business.
Money Smart for Small Business, a free curriculum available on the FDIC website, was jointly developed by the FDIC and SBA in . . . → Read More: FDIC, SBA Announce Enhanced Money Smart for Small Business Curriculum
“Resources and Tips for Dealing with Debt Collection,” a webcast from CFPB Servicemember Affairs
This production provides tips and information about ways to communicate with debt collectors. Includes resources from CFPB that you can use in dealing with debt . . . → Read More: BBB: “Resources and Tips for Dealing with Debt Collection,” a webcast from CFPB Servicemember Affairs
Our Top Five Tips for Preventing Scams
September 15, 2016
This month, BBB’s Scam Alerts turn five years old. What have we learned over the past half decade? A lot, it turns out. To celebrate the anniversary, we are sharing our top five tips for spotting a scam.
Scam Alert’s Top Five Tips:
Scammers are constantly coming up with new . . . → Read More: From the BBB – Top Five Tips for Preventing Scams
Come to a Financial Planning Day in your area and get free, one-on-one advice from Certified Financial Planner™ professionals on a wide range of personal finance topics:
Credit & Debt
… and many more!
You can also attend informative classroom workshops addressing key areas of financial planning.
Best of all, it’s all free and there are . . . → Read More: Financial Planning Days 2016
Final Week For
Free Homebuyer Education
CalHFA is celebrating National Homeownership Month by offering its homebuyer education course for free until June 30. Visit our homebuyer education page, and get signed up for the five-hour course.
Homebuyer education certificates are good for a full year, so whether you are buying now or a year from now, . . . → Read More: CalHFA: Final Week For Free Homebuyer Education
Teach Children to Save Day was on April 29, 2016
The Department of Business Oversight (DBO) participated in the annual Teach Children to Save Day on Friday, April 29, 2016.
Alana Golden, Director for Education and Outreach read a book by It’s a Habit, Sammy’s Big Dream and Sammy’s Big Day, with questions and answers followed by a . . . → Read More: Teach Children to Save Day