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PCI Webinar - Helping Our Military Patrons (and Families) Outsmart the Scammers and Fraudsters

FREE for members (or $20 & up) - This webinar will walk you through the site and ways to use it so you can get your military patrons just what they need to know and while they’re on the go. The program will also delve into the specific tips for dealing with a few consumer issues that are of particular interest and concern to the military community.

1/24/2017
When: 10:30 AM
Where: Online
United States
Contact: 513-751-4422


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PCI webinar with Carol Kando-Pineda

 

Helping Our Military Patrons (and Families) Outsmart the Scammers and Fraudsters

Thursday, January 24, from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Eastern

 

Competency: Public Services

Sub-Category: Develops a wide variety of services to meet the needs and interests of target audiences

 

Scammers target people from different communities in various ways, often particular to those communities. Members of the Armed Forces and military families face unique challenges managing their finances and personal information.  

 

And when it comes to some consumer issues, like preventing identity theft, they have special rights. The Federal Trade Commission’s Military Consumer site empowers the military community with tools for financial readiness.

 

This webinar will walk you through the site and ways to use it so you can get your military patrons just what they need to know and while they’re on the go. The program will also delve into the specific tips for dealing with a few consumer issues that are of particular interest and concern to the military community.

 

Carol Kando-Pineda ~ Biography

 

Carol Kando-Pineda is Counsel in the FTC’s Division of Consumer and Business Education where she leads teams to create free print materials, websites, and videos to help people avoid scams, manage their money and make wise buys. Carol began her FTC career as a staff attorney bringing false advertising cases; she then became the agency’s Legislative Counsel, serving for several years as a liaison between the FTC and Congress.

Cost

FREE for employees of Supporting Member Institutions 
$20 for members in our Ohio service area 
$25 for everyone else

 

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