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My Departure… Please Don’t Stop! Keep Going…

     Hello! As you may have heard, I’ll be leaving my position as director for education and outreach here at DBO, and my last day is coming up on Friday, April 13! Starting Monday, April 16, I will serve as… Continue Reading

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SAVE THE DATE! Financial Education Workshop in Sacramento

Financial Education Workshop Speaker: Anita R. Johnson, Financial Psychologist Join Us! PAYDAY LOANS – AVOID THE DEBT TRAP! March 14, 2018 Robertson Community Center 3525 Norwood Ave. Sacramento, CA 95838 6:00pm – 8:00pm National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) is a… Continue Reading

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Top Ten Scams of 2017

Top ten scams of 2017 Bogus Internet merchandise sales continue to bedevil consumers, top complaint list. In 2017, for the fifth consecutive year, the National Consumers League’s Fraud.org received more complaints about Internet merchandise scams than any other type of… Continue Reading

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DON’T Miss this Opportunity! Financial Education Trainer Convening, Resource Fair and Workshop in San Diego

Event Flyer at http://www.dbo.ca.gov/Consumers/Education_Outreach/pdf/Financial%20Resource%20Fair%20Nov%202017%20edited.pdf AGENDA DBO Financial Education Trainer Convening, Resource Fair and Workshop in San Diego Friday, November 17, 2017 – 8:00 am to 1:00 pm State of California 1350 Front Street, Eshleman Auditorium, Room 6003 San Diego, CA… Continue Reading

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10 Scams Targeting Bank Customers

10 Scams Targeting Bank Customers The basics on how to protect your personal information and your money En Español https://www.fdic.gov/consumers/consumer/news/esp/cnsum17/scams.html The FDIC often hears from bank customers who believe they may be the victims of financial fraud or theft, and… Continue Reading

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The Military Consumer Toolkit for Personal Financial Managers and other counselors

The Military Consumer Toolkit for Personal Financial Managers and other counselors Military life comes with transitions. Each relocation, promotion, and change in duty status brings the need to make money-related decisions. Servicemembers’ financial decisions can have long-term effects on their… Continue Reading

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Resource Fair and Brown Bag Retirement Savings Workshop in San Francisco on August 2

DBO is hosting a Financial Resource Fair in San Francisco, CA CPUC Courtyard, San Francisco Wednesday, August 2, 2017 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM See flyer at… http://www.dbo.ca.gov/consumers/Education_Outreach/DBO_Education_and_Outreach_Events.asp Nervous about retirement planning? Join us! And bring your lunch! CalHR… Continue Reading

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DBO Education and Outreach Events in Oakland, San Francisco and Fresno (and San Diego coming soon!)

Join the Department of Business Oversight (DBO) at financial education and outreach events throughout the state. The events provide an opportunity for local community-based organizations, financial institutions, and government agencies to collaborate regarding financial education, consumer protection and community outreach.… Continue Reading

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Are you ready to buy your first home? Contact CalHFA

Are you ready to buy your first home? Fill out this short online questionnaire if you’d like to speak with a CalHFA First-Time Homebuyer representative or get a referral to a CalHFA-Approved Loan Officer who can get you started on… Continue Reading

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July is designated as National Military Consumer Protection Month!

July is designated as National Military Consumer Protection Month! Make each day of this Military Consumer Protection Month a step forward on your path to being a smarter and safer consumer by exploring the resources below: Military Consumer is a… Continue Reading