Start Small, Save Up: The CFPB’s New Initiative to Help Consumers Save

On-Demand Webinar Available Until August 22, 2020

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Recent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) research finds that even small amounts of liquid savings can make a big difference in financial well-being. Unfortunately, 40 percent of Americans would sell something or borrow money to cover even a $400 emergency expense. It can be difficult to put money away for emergencies. However, without some savings cushion, unexpected expenses can derail people from achieving their financial goals.

Through the “Start Small, Save Up” initiative recently announced by Director Kraninger, the CFPB offers tips, tools, and information to help consumers build a basic savings cushion, as a foundation for securing their financial futures. The mission of the CFPB includes educating and empowering consumers to make better informed financial decisions. By law, the Bureau is charged with developing and implementing initiatives to support savings in a variety of ways.
 

Key Takeaways:

  • Learn more about the CFPB's "Start Small, Save Up" initiative
  • Discuss strategies and ideas for educating and empowering your credit union members to start saving

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Registration is free, but you must register to attend.
One registration gives your entire team access to the live webinar and on-demand recording until August 22, 2020
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Who Should Attend?

  • Presidents and Chief Executive Officers
  • Business Development staff
  • Marketing staff

Education Credits

  • No NAFCU Credits and No CPE Credits
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About Our Webinars

Our webinars are streamed live from NAFCU headquarters near Washington, D.C. Your audio/video feed of the presenters includes presentation slides and downloadable handouts. You can easily submit your questions to the presenters at any time during the live broadcast, with no dialing over the phone! The audio and video stream directly through your computer.

About the Presenters

Janneke Ratcliffe

Assistant Director, Office of Financial Education, CFPB

Bill Thorla

Chief Operating Officer, State Department Federal Credit Union

Lynn English, SVP, Risk Management, Lafayette FCU
Lynn English

SVP, Risk Management, Lafayette FCU

Mahlet Makonnen, Regulatory Affairs Counsel, NAFCU
Mahlet Makonnen

Regulatory Affairs Counsel, NAFCU