Upcoming Financial Literacy Events

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April is Financial Literacy Month. State Controller John Chiang and Assemblymember Roger Dickinson are hosting a State Capitol Financial Literacy Fair on the North Steps to be held Wednesday, April 10th, noon to 1:30pm. We hope you can participate in all five events.

The State Capitol Financial Literacy Fair launches the Financial Literacy Series hosted by Assemblymember Roger Dickinson at four neighborhood community centers throughout the Sacramento Region.

Exhibitor and workshop booths are available at no cost.  We value your participation to help individuals and families grow financially by connecting them with community resources that provide financial education. Locations and exhibitor/workshop booth categories are listed below.

Please contact Susie.Low@asm.ca.gov or call Assemblymember Roger Dickinson’s District Office at 916.324.4676 to reserve a booth at one or multiple locations. Please let us know which site(s) you will attend AND which topics you can cover (see below.)  Thank you for your consideration.

1. STATE CAPITOL FINANCIAL LITERACY FAIR
Date: Wednesday, April 10
Location: State Capitol, North Steps
Time: Noon to 1:30pm

FINANCIAL LITERACY SERIES: NEIGHBORHOOD COMMUNITY CENTERS
2. Date: Wednesday, April 10
Location: Arthur F. Turner (AFT) Community Library, West Sacramento
Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
1212 Merkley Ave., West Sacramento

3. Date: Thursday, April 11
Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: Greater Sacramento Urban League
3725 Marysville Blvd., Sacramento

4. Date: Tuesday, April 16
Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: Clunie Community Center
601 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento

5. Date: Thursday, April 18
Time: 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: Fruitridge Community Center
4000 Fruitridge Rd., Sacramento

EXHIBITOR/WORKSHOP BOOTHS

I Financial Education Workshops
● Kids Financial Literacy
● Teenage & College Financial Literacy
● Adult Financial Counseling
● Budgeting: Check & Balance 
● Managing Your Resources
● State sponsored programs
● Debt Collectors: Know your rights
● FICO score

II Investment Education
● Financial Planning
● Mid-Career workshop
● Pre-retirement workshop
● Investment Fraud
● Estate Planning

III Mortgage Education
● Foreclosure Prevention
● Reverse Mortgage Counseling
● Steps to homeownership

IV Bankruptcy Services
● Bankruptcy alternatives
● Pre-filing Counseling