California State Controller’s Office: Financial Fitness and Consumer Protection

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

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FINRA: The Financial Fragility of American Families

Insights Brief: The Financial Fragility of American Families

The economic crisis that began in 2007 started a wide-ranging spiral that not only weakened the U.S. economy, but also eroded the financial stability of households. This brief explores how American families are positioned to confront economic shocks and the resources they may—or may not—have available to help them . . . → Read More: FINRA: The Financial Fragility of American Families

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CFPB – Setting Our Targets on Elder Financial Abuse

Setting our targets on elder financial abuse

Originally published on the CFPB Blog, see http://www.consumerfinance.gov/blog/setting-our-targets-on-elder-financial-abuse/.

CFPB Blog post by Skip Humphrey

Yesterday, I testified in front of Congress about the work we’re doing for older Americans and wanted to share directly with you what we’re up to, as well. This work is incredibly important to me – and our Office for Older Americans . . . → Read More: CFPB – Setting Our Targets on Elder Financial Abuse

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Webinar: What could that FREE lunch cost you? — How to Avoid Being Drawn Into Financial Elder Abuse Scams

 
 

 

 

 

What could that FREE lunch cost you? — How to Avoid Being Drawn Into Financial Elder Abuse Scams

 

Join us for a Webinar on June 27

 

 

 

Space is limited.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:
https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/793384615

 

Opening your doors to financial predators may create civil and criminal liability for Assisted Living Facilities. 

Seniors fear outliving their assets and are constantly drawn to . . . → Read More: Webinar: What could that FREE lunch cost you? — How to Avoid Being Drawn Into Financial Elder Abuse Scams

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President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability rings the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange

President Obama’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability rings the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange . . . → Read More: President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability rings the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange

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Webinar and Report: How Financially Secure are Families?

National Release of the 2012 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard:  How Financially Secure are Families?

Tuesday, January 31, Noon EST / 11 a.m. CST / 10 a.m. MST / 9 a.m. PST

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CFED will release the 2012 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard in a national webinar on January 31 at noon EST (11 a.m. CST / 10 a.m. MST / . . . → Read More: Webinar and Report: How Financially Secure are Families?

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New Resource for Communities to Meet Financial Needs of Families

New Resource for Communities to Meet Financial Needs of Families

 
By: Louisa Quittman
U.S. Treasury
 
The following information was published on Treasury Notes, the U.S. Treasury’s Blog regarding the relaunch of the Bank On Web site.
 
… with support from the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Treasurer of the City and County of San Francisco, the nonprofit Corporation . . . → Read More: New Resource for Communities to Meet Financial Needs of Families

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FDIC Consumer Newsletter Offers Strategies for Building a Better Financial Future

The FDIC’s Consumer News Fall 2011 edition was released today…

FDIC Consumer Newsletter Offers Strategies for Building a Better Financial Future

Consumers have important decisions to make when it comes to managing money and saving for their future, particularly in a tough economy when every dollar counts.  To help consumers make choices based on practical information from reliable sources, . . . → Read More: FDIC Consumer Newsletter Offers Strategies for Building a Better Financial Future

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WE Connect Health Care Enrollment & Resource Fair

WE Connect Health Care Enrollment & Resource Fair

Saturday, November 19, 2011

10:00 am until 4:00 pm.

SCUSD Enrollment​Center (Next to the Serna Center)

5601 47th Avenue, Sacramento, CA

Take Advantage Of FREE Services

Health Care Enrollment – Enrollment assistors will be on-site to help you enroll in health care and other important services.

Money Saving Programs and Services – Including CalFresh and . . . → Read More: WE Connect Health Care Enrollment & Resource Fair

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National Call-In Protecting Elder Americans from Financial Abuse

Protecting Elder Americans from Financial Abuse

National Call-In
Thursday, November 10, 2011
9:00 a.m. ET to 6:00 p.m. ET (In California, the Call-In begins at 6:00 a.m. and ends at 3 p.m.)

Protecting Elder Americans from Financial Abuse
Free Advice and Guidance on How to Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones Against Investment Swindles and Financial Abuse.

One out of every five . . . → Read More: National Call-In Protecting Elder Americans from Financial Abuse

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