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Spring Coordinators Meeting 2015 Agenda

Written by Sara Cooper · 25 March 2015

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Tuesday, April 14 Dinner
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Ping Pong Dim Sum
1 Dupont Circle, NW

Wednesday, April 15 Meeting  
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Investment Company Institute
1401 H Street NW, Washington DC, David Silver Conference Room, 12th Floor

ICI’s security rules require that you be escorted by elevator to our meeting room. Please plan to arrive a bit earlier on Wednesday morning to allow for this. ICI will allow guests to enter the meeting room after 9:00 a.m.

9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Opening and Introductions

Nancy Register, Director, America Saves, and Associate Director, Consumer Federation of America

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

America Saves Week 2015

Stephen Brobeck, Executive Director, Consumer Federation of America

Katie Bryan, Communications Director, America Saves/Consumer Federation of America

James Lander, Director, Military Saves

10:45 a.m.  – 11:30 a.m. Financial Education Resources

Irene Skricki, Senior Financial Education Program Analyst, Office of Financial Education, Division of Consumer Education and Engagement, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Break
11:45 a.m.– 12:30 p.m.

Saver Pledge Strategies and Website Tips

Nancy Register

James Lander

Tammy Greynolds, Communications Coordinator, America Saves

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. MyRA

Andrea Ambriz, Director of Policy and Strategic Engagement, myRA Program, US Department of the Treasury

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Break
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Americans’ Financial Security: Results of Two Recent Studies

Clinton Key, Research Manager, The Pew Charitable Trusts

2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. First-time Worker Focus Group Findings

George Barany, Director of Financial Education, Consumer Federation of America/America Saves

3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Wrap Up 

Videos

Written by Katie Bryan · 11 March 2015

Thinking and Acting Like a Saver

Saving for a Large Purchase

Information About Credit Scores

Credit Card Debt - A Student's Story

Financial Literacy in College

Pay Day 101: Real Students - Real Stories - Real Success. Get Certified with Plan2Achieve, organized by the Economic Awareness Council, Young Illinois Saves, and other partners; qualify for free bank accounts, savings incentives, scholarship opportunities, and more. Young Illinois Saves is a statewide, collaborative, campaign to increase teen and young adult saving and financial literacy. The Young Illinois Saves coalition is chaired by the Economic Awareness Council.

Set a Goal and Save with Philadelphia Saves

Teens: What Should You Look For in a Bank Account?

Whether it is $1, $2, or more it is important to pay yourself first

Savings is not that hard it is really a matter of distinguishing our wants from our needs

Haga la Promesa de America Saves

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 20 February 2015

Fall Coordinators Meeting 2015

Written by Katie Bryan · 02 March 2015

Friday October 23
9:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Coordinators Dinner
Thursday October 22
TBD
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Coordinators Meeting
Friday October 23
Investment Company Institute
1401 H Street NW, Washington DC, 12th Floor
9:30am to 3:30pm

Desarrolle un Plan: Cómo Ahorrar Dinero

Written by Katie Bryan · 20 February 2015

 

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