2017 Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair
Where: State Capitol – West Side (facing 10th Street)
Date: Monday, April 17th
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
(Program will begin at noon)
Financial Literacy Fair Flyer – Monday . . . → Read More: 2017 Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair
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
Starting this tax season, consumers who claim the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) or the Additional Child Tax Credit (ACTC) on their income tax returns may have to wait longer than in previous years to receive their tax refund. Due to a new law, the IRS will not start direct depositing . . . → Read More: CFPB Helping Consumers Prepare for Delays in Receiving Tax Refunds
Another election season is behind us and one thing is for sure, many people are uncertain of what their financial situation will be in the coming years. What doesn’t change is the fact that people still need to have money saved to pay for unexpected expenses and even more to realize their savings goals. While the . . . → Read More: America Saves New Partner Packet: Ring in the New Year with a New Financial You
Free Holiday Budget Printable – America Saves
Free Holiday Budget Printable
It’s the season of giving! If last year is any indication, you can expect to spend a budget busting $800 or more on gifts. And then there’s the plane ticket back home, party dresses, tinsel, wrapping paper, the holiday roast, and so much more.
Heading into the . . . → Read More: Free Holiday Budget Printable – America Saves
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
For military folks, financial decisions can have long-term effects on family life, security clearance, and mission readiness. In fact, the Department of Defense (DoD) has said that financial readiness is a critical part of the force’s mission readiness. It makes sense: when you know how to manage your money – and how to spot a rip-off . . . → Read More: FTC Military Consumer Toolkit
CFPB announces 30 new Your Money, Your Goals partners to help low-income consumers
– The City of Los Angeles was added as a public entity partner
Original article posted on CFPB website https://caflm.blogs.ca.gov/wp-admin/post-new.php
We’re working to expand the reach of Your Money, Your Goals to more consumers, so we’ve selected 30 new organizations across the country to implement Your . . . → Read More: CFPB announces 30 new Your Money, Your Goals partners to help low-income consumers – Including City of Los Angeles