The Treasurer’s Office of Economic Empowerment (OEE), the Massachusetts Councils on Aging (MCOA), and the Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (OCABR) partner to host a virtual consumer workshop to talk about available protections from their respective agencies. Hear from leaders of these organizations about resources their offices provide to all Massachusetts residents.
The one-hour workshop will also address scams targeting seniors, and others, across the Commonwealth. Participants will gain knowledge of available consumer supports as well as leave with a list of financial literacy resources; and, they will learn how to identify and combat fraud. The panel will include: State Treasurer Deborah B. Goldberg, MCOA Director of Member Services Susan Carp, and Undersecretary of OCABR Edward A. Palleschi, as well as OCABR Community Outreach Manager Robin Putnam who will serve as moderator. This virtual event will be held via Zoom on Monday, 5/3/21 at 11:00am. It is free and open to all. Register here.