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Past Events | Upcoming Events
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Event DateTimeEventCounty
Friday
10/22/2021
11:30 AM
to
12:30 PM
CLOSED Open to Members
Fraud BINGO
In Person - Jim Thorpe Senior Center
995 STATE ROUTE 903
JIM THORPE, PA  18229
Fraud BINGO - is 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! For additional information contact: Russell Shade, Operator, at:570-325-4980
CARBON
Friday
10/22/2021
10:00 AM
to
11:00 AM
CLOSED Open to Members
Fraud BINGO
In Person - Panther Valley Senior Center
90 EAST CATAWISSA ST.
NESQUEHONING, PA  18240
Fraud BINGO - is 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! For additional information contact: Fran Craigle, Operator, at: 570-669-9930
Thursday
10/21/2021
3:00 PM
to
6:00 PM
Senator Art Haywood’s Family Event
First Baptist Church of Crestmont
1678 FAIRVIEW AVE
WILLOW GROVE, PA  
Family expos offer families of all ages important resources and information that may allow them to live a more active lifestyle. Expos are free to the public and no registration is required. Most offer refreshments, fun activities for children, free health screenings, and contacts with many vendors who offer resources and materials. The Department of Banking and Securities provides non-commercial, consumer protection and investor education materials and publications free of charge.
MONTGOMERY
Thursday
10/21/2021
10:00 AM
to
1:00 PM
Representative Christine Tartaglione’s Senior Expo
Mayfair Community Center
2990 ST. VINCENT ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA  
Senior expos offer older adults and their care providers resources and information that may allow them to live a more active lifestyle. Expos are free to the public and no registration is required. Most offer refreshments, free health screenings, and contacts with many vendors who offer resources and materials. The Department of Banking and Securities provides non-commercial, consumer protection and investor education materials and publications free of charge.
PHILADELPHIA
Thursday
10/21/2021
9:00 AM
to
2:00 PM
Rep Fritz and Salvation Army Senior Expo and Fraud BINGO
In Person - SALVATION ARMY-CAMP LADORE
287 OWEGO TURNPIKE
WAYMART, PA  18472
Senior expos offer older adults and care providers resources and information that may allow them to live a more active lifestyle. Expos are free to the public and no registration is required. Most 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.
WAYNE
Wednesday
10/20/2021
7:00 PM
to
8:00 PM
Cybersecurity - Keeping Yourself Safe Online
Virtual - Bosler Memorial Library
158 WEST HIGH STREET
CARLISLE, PA  17013
Whatever your age, 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. To register go to: https://www.cumberlandcountylibraries.org/BOS and under "Events" go to "Bosler (Carlisle). Click event tab and then "Click Here to Register."
CUMBERLAND
Wednesday
10/20/2021
2:00 PM
to
3:00 PM
CLOSED Open to Members
Cybersecurity - Keeping Yourself Safe Online
Virtual - PA CareerLink Bucks County
1260 VETERANS HWY
BRISTOL, PA  19007
Whatever your age, 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.
BUCKS
Wednesday
10/20/2021
12:00 PM
to
1:00 PM
CLOSED Open to Members
Banking Basics
Virtual - United Way of the Titusville Region
208 W. SPRING ST., PO BOX 401
TITUSVILLE, PA  16354
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.
CRAWFORD
Tuesday
10/19/2021
7:00 PM
to
8:00 PM
Cybersecurity - Tips for Holiday Shopping
Virtual - Ephrata Public Library
550 SOUTH READING RD.
EPHRATA, PA  17522
Online shopping has become very popular. Criminals know this and are primed and ready to take advantage of our generosity. They've honed and perfected their skills with ways to gather your personal information, steal your identity and your hard-earned money. This presentation will provide tips for protecting your personal information while shopping safely online. To register go to the libraries website - https://www.ephratapubliclibrary.org/ and then "Event Calendar." On the calendar look for "Dollars and Sense with George Dillman" under date and time. Then hit "register" for Tips for Holiday Shopping.
LANCASTER
Tuesday
10/19/2021
6:00 PM
to
7:00 PM
Budgeting Basics
Virtual - Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, Business & Career Center @ Fredricksen
100 N. 19TH STREET
CAMP HILL, PA  17011
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. To register got to: https://www.cumberlandcountylibraries.org/events/_FRE. Then go to the "Events" tab and select "Fredricksen (Camp Hill)." Then select "Budgeting Basics." Select "Register Online" and then the time.
CUMBERLAND
Monday
10/18/2021
11:30 AM
to
12:30 PM
CLOSED Open to Members
Avoiding Scams and ID Theft
Virtual - Montco SAAC Norristown and Ambler
536 GEORGE ST.
NORRISTOWN, PA  19401
This presentation takes a look at ways people’s 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 – And, whatever your age, understanding how to keep your information safe and secure online is vitally important for everyone. This presentation also 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. For additional information contact: Susan Edgren, Director of Health and Wellness, at: 610-275-1960 ext. 122
MONTGOMERY
Monday
10/18/2021
10:00 AM
to
11:00 AM
CLOSED Open to Members
Cybersecurity - Tips for Online Shopping
Virtual - Lawrence County PSEA-Retired (retired public education union employees)
3033 NEW BUTLER ROAD
NEW CASTLE, PA  16101
Online shopping has become very popular. Criminals know this and are primed and ready to take advantage of our generosity. They've honed and perfected their skills with ways to gather your personal information, steal your identity and your hard-earned money. This presentation will provide tips for protecting your personal information while shopping safely online.
LAWRENCE
Friday
10/15/2021
1:15 PM
to
2:30 PM
CLOSED Open to registered conference attendees.
Pennsylvania State Tax Collectors Association Annual Convention
Holiday Inn Grantville
EIFFE: Elder Investment Fraud and Financial Exploitation Prevention Program is a research-based program that educates professionals who routinely work with older Pennsylvanians to recognize when their older clients may be vulnerable to or victims of financial abuse, particularly those with mild cognitive impairment. The program also teaches professionals how to refer these at-risk patients to our department or the local adult protective services office. It provides continuing education credits, especially in the category of Ethics, and was created by the Baylor College of Medicine and the Investor Protection Trust.
DAUPHIN
Saturday
10/09/2021
9:00 AM
to
10:00 AM
CLOSED Open to chamber members
Investment Scams You Need to Know
Virtual -Scranton Area Chamber of Commerce
This session will cover top investment scams consumers need to be aware of. We will review the red flags of investment scams and what to do if you become a victim of an investment fraud.
LACKAWANNA
Friday
10/08/2021
11:00 AM
to
12:00 PM
CANCELLED Open to Members
Popular Scams and How to Avoid Them
Virtual - Mansfield Senior Center
1103 S. MAIN ST.
MANSFIELD, PA  16933
This presentation teaches consumers about popular scams and how to avoid them. For more information contact: Dawn Vetter, Mansfield Senior Center Director at:570-662-2130
TIOGA
Friday
10/08/2021
9:00 AM
to
1:00 PM
Representative Martin Causer's Senior Expo
Roulette Fire Hall
12 RIVER ST
ROULETTE, PA  
Senior expos offer older adults and their care providers resources and information that may allow them to live a more active lifestyle. Expos are free to the public and no registration is required. Most 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.
POTTER
Thursday
10/07/2021
10:00 AM
to
1:00 PM
Representative Chris Quinn's Senior Expo
Penn State - Brandywine Campus
25 YEARSLEY MILL RD
MEDIA, PA  19063
Senior expos offer older adults and care providers resources and information that may allow them to live a more active lifestyle. Expos are free to the public and no registration is required. Most 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.
DELAWARE
Wednesday
10/06/2021
7:00 PM
to
8:00 PM
Avoiding Scams and ID Theft
Virtual - Bosler Memorial Library
158 WEST HIGH STREET
CARLISLE, PA  17013
This presentation takes a look at ways people’s 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 – And, whatever your age, understanding how to keep your information safe and secure online is vitally important for everyone. This presentation also 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.
CUMBERLAND
Tuesday
10/05/2021
7:00 PM
to
8:00 PM
Cybersecurity - Tips for Online Shopping
Virtual - Malvern Public Library
1 EAST 1ST AVENUE.
MALVERN, PA  19355
Online shopping has become very popular. Criminals know this and are primed and ready to take advantage of our generosity. They've honed and perfected their skills with ways to gather your personal information, steal your identity and your hard-earned money. This presentation will provide tips for protecting your personal information while shopping safely online. To register go to: https://www.malvern-library.org/. Go to the menu and then "Events" and "Event Calendar." On the Events Calendar "tab" onto the presentation title and then "Begin Registration."
CHESTER
Monday
10/04/2021
7:00 PM
to
8:00 PM
STaRT (Start Today and Retire Tomorrow)
Virtual - Phoenixville Public Library
183 SECOND AVE.
PHOENIXVILLE, PA  19460
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. To register go to: phoenixvillelibrary.org the "Explore" and then "Events Calendar" under "Adults." Under October 4th find and "tab' onto the name of the program - "STaRT" and then "Begin Registration."
CHESTER