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Event DateTimeEventCounty
Saturday
03/23/2019
12:00 PM
to
1:30 PM
'Engage Your Body & Brain' Senior Education Day
Philadelphia Corporation for Aging
642 N. BROAD STREET
PHILADELPHIA, PA  19130
Senior Event at the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging
PHILADELPHIA
Friday
03/22/2019
8:00 AM
to
4:00 PM
CLOSED Open to conference attendees
PBEA Conference
Holiday Inn Grantville
304 STATION RD
GRANTVILLE, PA  
The PA Department of Banking and Securities has revamped its student outreach efforts. We are bringing back our ever popular Save and Invest PA! - and introducing exciting new programs like our FinLit Forum. Don’t miss this chance to learn about all the new opportunities for your students.
DAUPHIN
Thursday
03/21/2019
2:00 PM
to
3:00 PM
Fraud BINGO
Pennrose Easton, Neston Heights
210A JONES HOUSTON WAY , PA
EASTON, PA  18042
Every day people get “scammed” out of THOUSANDS of dollars! Many time’s it’s those who can least afford to lose the money....such as working adults and seniors! This is a fun and interactive presentation that teaches consumers how to protect themselves from investment fraud.
NORTHAMPTON
Thursday
03/21/2019
11:30 AM
to
12:30 PM
CLOSED open to members of the organization
Avoiding Scams and ID Theft
LIFE Lawrence County
2911 WEST STATE
NEW CASTLE, PA  
Avoiding Scams and Identity Theft examines how identities are stolen or compromised, what you can do if you find you have had your identity stolen, and how to stop theft from occurring. We review common scams and frauds and discuss what you should do if presented with a financial offer that seem “too good to be true.” - We will focus on assisting service providers and social service agencies to be able to help their clients with these issues.
LAWRENCE
Thursday
03/21/2019
11:00 AM
to
12:00 PM
Fraud BINGO
Penrose Allentown - Allentown Center Square
15 NORTH 7TH STREET
ALLENTOWN,, PA  18101
Every day people get “scammed” out of THOUSANDS of dollars! Many time’s it’s those who can least afford to lose the money....such as working adults and seniors! This is a fun and interactive presentation that teaches consumers how to protect themselves from investment fraud.
LEHIGH
Wednesday
03/20/2019
10:30 AM
to
11:30 AM
Avoiding Scams and Identity Theft
PA CareerLink Montgomery County
1855 NEW HOPE STREET
NORRISTOWN, PA  19401
Avoiding Scams and Identity Theft examines how identities are stolen or compromised, what you can do if you find you have had your identity stolen, and how to stop theft from occurring. We review common scams and frauds and discuss what you should do if presented with a financial offer that seem “too good to be true.”
Tuesday
03/19/2019
11:30 AM
to
12:30 PM
CLOSED Open To Chamber Members
STaRT (Start Today and Retire Tomorrow)
Downingtown-Thorndale Regional Chamber of Commerce
216 E LANCASTER AVE FL 2
DOWNINGTOWN, PA  19335
This program discusses retirement planning. The goal is to help you determine what your retirement goals are and how to help you get there. No matter where you are in the timeline for retirement, early career, mid-career or late career, know that it’s never too late to STaRT.
CHESTER
Tuesday
03/19/2019
10:00 AM
to
1:00 PM
CLOSED Rescheduled from February 26, 2019
PUC's Be Utility Wise Library Tour, Consumer Resources and Utility Fair
J Lewis Crozer Library
620 ENGLE ST
CHESTER, PA  19013
DoBS will have a vendor table at PUC’s BUW Library Tour Consumer Resources & Utility Fair at the J Lewis Crozer Library located at 620 Engle St, Chester, PA 19013 from 10 am to 1 pm. Event is open to the public and light refreshments will be served.
CHESTER
Friday
03/15/2019
2:00 PM
to
4:00 PM
Fraud BINGO
Pleasant Recreation Center,
6757 CHEW AVE.
PHILADELPHIA, PA  19119
A fun and interactive presentation that teaches consumers how to protect themselves from investment fraud by playing a familiar game – BINGO! Every day people get “scammed” out of THOUSANDS of dollars. Many time’s it’s those who can least afford to lose the money!
PHILADELPHIA
Friday
03/15/2019
11:30 AM
to
12:30 PM
CLOSED Open to students
Save and Invest PA! - College Edition
Penn State Harrisburg - Library 205A
Students learn basics of setting financial goals by discussing the importance of saving and investing. We cover differences between saving and investing; an introduction to types of investing -stocks, mutual funds, bonds, CD’s; and long-term savings goals. Videos and examples are carefully chosen so students can relate to materials.
DAUPHIN
Thursday
03/14/2019
6:30 PM
to
7:30 PM
CLOSED Open To Members of Support Circles
Avoiding Scams and ID Theft
Support Circles of Chambersburg
KING STREET CHURCH AT 162 EAST KING STREET
CHAMBERSBURG, PA  
This presentation takes a look at ways peoples identities are stolen or compromised, what you can do if you find you have had your identity stolen, and how to stop theft from occurring. We review common scams and frauds and discuss
FRANKLIN
Wednesday
03/13/2019
9:30 AM
to
10:30 AM
CLOSED Open To DCED Employees
Investing 101
DCED "Coffee Break" session
400 N ST 4
HARRISBURG, PA  17120
DAUPHIN
Tuesday
03/12/2019
2:00 PM
to
3:00 PM
CLOSED Open To Employees
Fraud BINGO
Benco Dental
295 CENTERPOINT BOULEVARD
PITTSTON, PA  18640
A fun and interactive presentation that teaches consumers how to protect themselves from investment fraud by playing a familiar game – BINGO! Every day people get “scammed” out of THOUSANDS of dollars. Many time’s it’s those who can least afford to lose the money!
LUZERNE
Tuesday
03/12/2019
10:00 AM
to
11:00 AM
CLOSED Open To Employees
Fraud BINGO
Benco Dental
295 CENTERPOINT BOULEVARD, PITTSTON, PA 18640
PITTSTON, PA  18640
A fun and interactive presentation that teaches consumers how to protect themselves from investment fraud by playing a familiar game – BINGO! Every day people get “scammed” out of THOUSANDS of dollars. Many time’s it’s those who can least afford to lose the money!
LUZERNE
Friday
03/08/2019
11:00 AM
to
3:00 PM
National Consumer Protection Week - Consumer Expo
Masonic Village - Brossman Ballroom
1 MASONIC DR
ELIZABETHTOWN, PA  
A community expo provides resources and information that may allow consumers to live a more active lifestyle. Expos are free to the public and no registration is required. Many offer refreshments, free health screenings, and contacts with many vendors who offer resources and materials. The Department of Banking and Securities provides consumer protection, financial education, and investor education materials and publications free of charge.
LANCASTER
Thursday
03/07/2019
6:30 PM
to
7:30 PM
Fraud BINGO
Pocono Alliamce - Hughes Public Library
1002 N 9TH ST
STROUDSBURG, PA  18360
A fun and interactive presentation that teaches consumers how to protect themselves from investment fraud by playing a familiar game – BINGO! Every day people get “scammed” out of THOUSANDS of dollars. Many time’s it’s those who can least afford to lose the money!
MONROE
Thursday
03/07/2019
5:30 PM
to
6:30 PM
Cybersecurity
Pocono Alliamce - Hughes Public Library
1002 N 9TH ST.
STROUDSBURG, PA  18360
Whether you are young or old, understanding how to keep your information safe and secure online is vitally important for everyone. This presentation covers key topics like using secure websites, creating strong passwords, being aware of what you put on social media, and even tips for shopping online safely.
MONROE
Thursday
03/07/2019
4:30 PM
to
5:30 PM
Avoiding Scams and ID Theft
Pocono Alliamce - Hughes Public Library
1002 N 9TH ST
STROUDSBURG, PA  18360
This presentation takes a look at ways peoples identities are stolen or compromised, what you can do if you find you have had your identity stolen, and how to stop theft from occurring. We review common scams and frauds and discuss
MONROE
Wednesday
03/06/2019
8:00 AM
to
9:30 AM
CLOSED Open To Chamber Members
Cybersecurity
Manheim Chamber of Commerce
15 E HIGH ST.
MANHEIM, PA  17545
Whether you are young or old, understanding how to keep your information safe and secure online is vitally important for everyone. This presentation covers key topics like using secure websites, creating strong passwords, being aware of what you put on social media, and even tips for shopping online safely.
LANCASTER
Tuesday
03/05/2019
3:00 PM
to
4:00 PM
Avoiding Scams and Identity Theft
PA CareerLink York County
841 VOGELSONG RD
YORK, PA  17404
This presentation takes a look at ways peoples identities are stolen or compromised, what you can do if you find you have had your identity stolen, and how to stop theft from occurring. We review common scams and frauds and discuss
YORK
Monday
03/04/2019
6:30 PM
to
7:30 PM
Preparing For a Big Purchase
Pocono Alliance - Hughes Public Library
1002 N 9TH ST
STROUDSBURG, PA  18360
This presentation focuses on the financial issues of buying a new car or a new home. We discuss the importance of your credit report, as well as the impact of the new purchase on your other financial obligations.
MONROE
Monday
03/04/2019
5:30 PM
to
6:30 PM
Spending Plans
Pocono Alliance - Hughes Public Library
1002 N 9TH ST.
STROUDSBURG, PA  18360
This presentation focuses on the need for a spending plan so that people can achieve their financial goals. We discuss the differences between wants and needs; setting SMART goals; creating a spending plan; putting the plan into action; as well as periodically reviewing goals and spending plans in order to ensure that you can stay on track.
MONROE
Monday
03/04/2019
4:30 PM
to
5:30 PM
Banking Basics
Pocono Alliance - Hughes Public Library
1002 N 9TH ST.
STROUDSBURG, PA  18360
This presentation is an overview of how banks and credit unions work. We also discuss the differences between types of accounts; the importance of balancing accounts; what to do if you have had banking issues in the past; what types of questions you should ask before opening and account; and what deposit insurance does and does not cover.
MONROE
Monday
03/04/2019
11:00 AM
to
3:00 PM
National Consumer Protection Week - Community Expo
Cornwall Manor - Freeman Community Center
1 BOYD ST
CORNWALL, PA  
A community expo provides resources and information that may allow consumers to live a more active lifestyle. Expos are free to the public and no registration is required. Many offer refreshments, free health screenings, and contacts with many vendors who offer resources and materials. The Department of Banking and Securities provides consumer protection, financial education, and investor education materials and publications free of charge.
LEBANON
Friday
03/01/2019
12:00 PM
to
1:00 PM
Creating Spending Plans - A road map to your financial goals
Webinar
Creating a Spending Plan focuses on the need for a spending plan so that people can achieve their financial goals. We discuss the differences between wants and needs; setting “SMART” goals; creating a spending plan; putting the plan into action; as well as periodically reviewing goals and spending plans to ensure that you can stay on track.