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Mar
16
Saturday
Mar
16
Sat
Money Smart for Older Adults presented by Senior Money TalksEducation :: Discussion also Community :: Discussion
Money Smart for Older Adults presented by Senior Money Talks
2:00 PM
Ridgecrest Regional Hospital
Description:
Join the Leadership Ridgecrest team "Senior Money Talks” for an afternoon learning about protections for your finances at the Ridgecrest Regional Hospital in the David Mechtenburg Room on Saturday, March 16 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm. The meeting provides information on recognizing common financial scams and how to protect yourself from becoming a victim. Curriculum is geared towards older adults, but is relevant to all and all are invited to participate. The venue and refreshments are provided by Ridgecrest Regional Hospital.

Money Smart is a free financial education program developed by the FDIC. Covered content includes recognizing elder financial exploitation, identity theft, financial preparedness, and finding resources to help.

Leadership Ridgecrest is a program to develop leaders in East Kern County with the skills, motivation and background to take our community into the future. One component of this program is for participants to address a need we identify in our community. Senior Money Talks addresses the need of financial education about scams and fraud for both teenagers and older adults in the community to prevent them from becoming victims.

Questions about the workshops can be directed to Rebecca McCourt at rebecca.mccourt.edc@gmail.com or call 760-371-1338.
Age Group: 55+
Venue: Ridgecrest Regional Hospital
Address: 1081 N China Lake Blvd Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3011
Phone: 760-371-1338

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