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NCUA to Host Joint Consumer Financial Protection Webinar
Posted June 09, 2020 by dyi

Credit unions and their member-owners can receive an update on the impact of elder financial exploitation and other COVID-19 related scams in a June 11 webinar hosted by the National Credit Union Administration.

Registration for the webinar, “Consumer Financial Protection Issues Impacting Older Adults,” is now open. Participants will be able to log into the webinar and view it on their computers or mobile devices using the registration link. They should allow pop-ups from this website.

The webinar is scheduled begin at 2 p.m. Eastern and run approximately 45 minutes.

Representatives from the NCUA’s Office of Consumer Financial Protection, the CFPB’s Office of Financial Protection for Older Americans, and the SEC’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy will provide:

  • an update on how consumer financial protection issues are impacting older adults
     
  • new information on COVID-19-related scams; and
     
  • other fraud prevention strategies and resources.

You can submit questions in advance at WebinarQuestions@ncua.gov. The email’s subject line should read, “Issues Impacting Older Adults.” Participants with technical questions about accessing the webinar may email audience.support@on24.com. This webinar will be closed captioned and archived online approximately three weeks following the live event.