Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

November 05, 2014 09:42 ET

Media Advisory: 2014 National Financial Literacy Conference to Emphasize Collaboration

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 5, 2014) - The 2014 National Conference on Financial Literacy, November 6 and 7 in Vancouver, will bring together leaders in financial literacy from across Canada to share research and ideas around the theme "strengthening financial literacy through collaboration."

Minister of State (Finance) Kevin Sorenson will offer remarks on November 7, 2014. A media availability will follow at 8:50 a.m. on Friday November 7, 2014 in the Grand Ballroom foyer of the Sheraton Wall Centre, 1088 Burrard St, Vancouver, British Columbia. The Government of Canada will also announce new resources for strengthening Canadians' financial literacy.

Members of the media interested in the media availability are requested to confirm their attendance by email at Natasha.Nystrom@fcac-acfc.gc.ca before 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 6, 2014.

The Conference's agenda is available on the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada's website at itpaystoknow.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • Meagan Murdoch
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister of State (Finance)
    613-369-5696
    meagan.murdoch@fin.gc.ca

    Natasha Nystrom
    Media Relations Officer
    Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
    613-941-4168
    natasha.nystrom@fcac-acfc.gc.ca

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