11th NATIONAL SUMMIT ON ELDER FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION

LA Financial Credit Union Presents
Call to Action: Southern California

Senior and Professional Symposium
11th NATIONAL SUMMIT ON ELDER FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
The Center at Cathedral Plaza
555 West Temple Street, Los Angeles, California 90012-2707
8:30am – 3:00pm
3.0 MCLE Credits (approval pending)

Download conference brochures: Professional Program | Senior Program

Early Bird registration for professionals closes Oct. 12th

New speakers added, including Jackie . . . → Read More: 11th NATIONAL SUMMIT ON ELDER FINANCIAL EXPLOITATION

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10 Great Financial Resources – What’s My Score.org

From a recent blog by What’s My Score.org

10 great financial resources (government resources are highlighted with an asterisk *)…

Money Sites to Bookmark Now

Remember the good old days, when you had to order brochures through snail mail to get answers to questions like: What student loans are available? Is there free credit counseling out there? Am I . . . → Read More: 10 Great Financial Resources – What’s My Score.org

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Confronting Elder Financial Exploitation Senior & Professional Symposium

Confronting Elder Financial Exploitation
Senior & Professional Symposium
11th ANNUAL NATIONAL SUMMIT

Wednesday November 2, 2011
The Center at Cathedral Plaza
555 West Temple Street, Los Angeles, California 90012-2707
8:30am – 3:00pm
3.0 MCLE Credits (approval pending)

 

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Conference Agenda

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Special Guest Speaker:
Mickey Rooney, Honorary Chair
Master of Ceremonies:
Honorable Kim R. Hubbard

Presented by Elder Financial Protection Network
On Wednesday November 2, 2011, Elder Financial Protection Network (EFPN) . . . → Read More: Confronting Elder Financial Exploitation Senior & Professional Symposium

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Publication: Financial Sense to White Picket Fence: Budgeting, Borrowing, Buying, and Beyond

Financial Sense White Picket Fence

 

Financial Sense to White Picket Fence:  Budgeting, Borrowing, Buying, and Beyond

 

The California Community College Real Estate Education Center (REEC) located at the City College of San Francisco announced the recent publication of Financial Sense to White Picket Fence: Budgeting, Borrowing, Buying, and  Beyond.  The 140-page, illustrated guide provides consumer protection, personal finance, and residential real estate assistance . . . → Read More: Publication: Financial Sense to White Picket Fence: Budgeting, Borrowing, Buying, and Beyond

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Save the Date! 36th Annual Consumer Affairs Conference

California Consumer Affairs Association logo

36TH ANNUAL CONSUMER AFFAIRS CONFERENCE

Helping Consumers and Students Beat
Financial and Unemployment Challenges

California State University Northridge
Thousand Oaks Room
18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330
October 27–28, 2011
7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

HIGHLIGHTS:

New 2011 Consumer Laws
Scamarama: Discuss and learn top consumer frauds, issues, trends
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: How is it helping consumers, agencies?
Legal aid: Defending low-income people from bad employers, phony attorneys
Debt and . . . → Read More: Save the Date! 36th Annual Consumer Affairs Conference

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Financial Tools from Military America Saves!

America Saves Tools

Whether you keep your money in a bank account or cookie tin (caution: it’s not insured in a cookie tin or under your mattress), you can use the Saver’s Tool to make a savings plan and track your progress. Launch Tool

SaveAndInvest.org

Manage your money with confidence. SaveAndInvest.org is your source for objective answers and unbiased . . . → Read More: Financial Tools from Military America Saves!

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Training – Confronting Financial Elder Abuse: Tools and Solutions for Financial Institutions

Confronting Financial Elder Abuse:
Tools and Solutions for Financial Institutions

Wednesday, June 15, 2011  (World Elder Abuse Awareness Day)
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
25 Ecker Street, San Francisco, California  94105
11:30 a.m. Lunch, 12:00     Noon-– 1:30 p.m. Training

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Elder Financial Protection Network . . . → Read More: Training – Confronting Financial Elder Abuse: Tools and Solutions for Financial Institutions

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Workplace Leaders in Financial Education Awards

The American Institute of CPAs and the Society for Human Resource Management have joined forces to launch the Workplace Leaders in Financial Education Awards.  This program recognizes organizations with exemplary workplace financial literacy efforts to enhance employee financial well-being and encourages employers to implement and further develop financial literacy programs.   

Winning organizations must provide financial education programs . . . → Read More: Workplace Leaders in Financial Education Awards

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Press Release: STATE AGENCIES HIGHLIGHT THE IMPORTANCE OF FINANCIAL LITERACY DURING THE MONTH OF APRIL

CAFLM partners made the following announcement today!

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Department of Corporations (DOC), Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) and the Department of Real Estate (DRE) will partner with other state, federal and local government agencies and financial literacy organizations during the 11th Annual California Financial Literacy Month in April. This coordinated consumer education campaign encourages . . . → Read More: Press Release: STATE AGENCIES HIGHLIGHT THE IMPORTANCE OF FINANCIAL LITERACY DURING THE MONTH OF APRIL

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One Teacher’s Challenge – U.S. Treasury Blog

The U.S. Department of Treasury blog posted the following as part of their announcement of the start of the 2011 National Financial Capability Challenge.  

As the 2011 National Financial Capability Challenge Opens, One Teacher’s Challenge

By: Terri Carson
3/7/2011

It’s that time of year again, when spring is in the air, the cherry blossoms are about to bloom, high school seniors everywhere have . . . → Read More: One Teacher’s Challenge – U.S. Treasury Blog

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