Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

October 31, 2013 09:00 ET

FCAC Commissioner and David Chilton Media Availability

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 31, 2013) - Lucie Tedesco, commissioner of the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC), will officially launch Financial Literacy Month 2013 on Friday, November 1, 2013.

The launch event will take place at 9:15 a.m. at the John G. Diefenbaker Building, 111 Sussex Drive (former Ottawa City Hall), in Ottawa, Ontario.

It will include:

  • remarks by Lucie Tedesco, FCAC commissioner

  • a keynote address by David Chilton, author, speaker and financial planner

  • a panel discussion with representatives from various financial literacy networks across Canada.

The media availability will take place at 10:30 a.m., outside the Victoria Hall.


  • The launch, David Chilton's address and the panel discussion are open to media. However, video and audio recordings are not permitted during David Chilton's remarks.

  • Interested media are asked to confirm their attendance before 9:00 a.m. on Friday November 1, 2013, with Julie Hauser, Acting Communications Manager of FCAC.

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