2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households – Summary

2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households

In June 2013, the FDIC sponsored the third National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households to collect data on the number of U.S. households that are unbanked and underbanked, their demographic characteristics, and their reasons for being unbanked and underbanked. This survey was conducted by the U.S. Census . . . → Read More: 2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households – Summary

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FDIC Releases National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked

FDIC Releases National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked
Unbanked Households Decline to 9.6 Million
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today released the results of the 2013 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households, the most comprehensive survey on the subject in the United States. The survey indicates that the proportion of unbanked households declined from 8.2 . . . → Read More: FDIC Releases National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked

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Keep Your Home California Newsletter

Keep Your Home California Newsletter (Join their mailing list!)

October 2013

Major Milestones – Keep Your Home California has scored some major accomplishments in the last few weeks. 
Funding (as of Oct. 15, 2013)

Order Up! 

If you’d like to order KYHC brochures or print out flyers to distribute to your clients, friends or family members, check out their new materials page.

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

Success . . . → Read More: Keep Your Home California Newsletter

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CFPB: Our First Financial Literacy Report to Congress

Our first financial literacy report to Congress

The CFPB posted the following announcement last week.

Today, we’re publishing our first financial literacy report to Congress. It discusses our approach to financial literacy and the work we’ve done to help consumers make better informed choices about their personal finances and achieve financial goals.

As Director Richard Cordray puts it in . . . → Read More: CFPB: Our First Financial Literacy Report to Congress

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USA.gov Debuts Interactive Consumer Action Handbook

USA.gov Debuts Interactive Consumer Action Handbook

USA.gov recently released their annual Consumer Action Handbook. The Handbook is a go-to guide for practical information to help you plan a purchase, know your consumer rights, and file a consumer complaint. The 2013 edition, which can be accessed in either English or Spanish, features new content in areas such as banking, . . . → Read More: USA.gov Debuts Interactive Consumer Action Handbook

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List of Featured Financial Literacy Programs Featured in March and April

List of Featured Financial Literacy Programs Featured in March and April

EARN.org “TripleBoost Account”
SAFE Credit Union’s Mad City Money High School Program
SAFE Credit Union’s Financial Literacy Program
Financial Opportunity Center – North County Lifeline
First Northern Bank’s Partnership With EverFi To Bring Financial Education to High School Students
Bank of the West and CFED Partnership for Spend Some, Save Some
Bank . . . → Read More: List of Featured Financial Literacy Programs Featured in March and April

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Photo Gallery: CAFLM Resource Fair, California State Capitol, April 10, 2013

Photo Gallery: California Financial Literacy Month Resource Fair, State Capitol,  April 10, 2013

Department of Corporations Commissioner Jan Owen, Assemblymember Bob Wiekowski, Assemblymember Roger Dickinson, Controller John Chiang and Department of Real Estate Commissioner Wayne Bell took part in the Financial Literacy Fair.

DFI Commissioner Teveia R. Barnes with Department of Corporations and Department of Financial lnstitutions representatives. 

. . . → Read More: Photo Gallery: CAFLM Resource Fair, California State Capitol, April 10, 2013

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Featured Financial Literacy Program: Finance and Thrift and Money Smart

Featured Financial Literacy Program to Highlight California Financial Literacy Month (April 2013)

The CAFLM Blog will feature financial literacy programs in March and April to highlight California Financial Literacy Month, April 2013. To feature your financial literacy program, see the CAFLM Blog post dated February 20, 2013.

Today we are highlighting…

Finance and Thrift and Money Smart: . . . → Read More: Featured Financial Literacy Program: Finance and Thrift and Money Smart

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National Consumer Protection Week March 3-9, 2013

National Consumer Protection Week
March 3-9, 2013
It’s not too late to participate!

It’s not too late to participate in National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) outreach and help Californians to take full advantage of free financial education resources and make better-informed decisions in the marketplace as part of National Consumer Protection Week, March 3-9, 2013. National Consumer Protection Week . . . → Read More: National Consumer Protection Week March 3-9, 2013

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Save the Date: Improving Women’s Financial Literacy & Capabilities Globally

Improving Women’s Financial Literacy & Capabilities Globally
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 · 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Central · Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Visa Inc. will co-host the seventh annual Financial Literacy and Education Summit on April 17, 2013. The program will bring together international financial literacy experts who will . . . → Read More: Save the Date: Improving Women’s Financial Literacy & Capabilities Globally

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