Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

June 13, 2014 15:20 ET

Media Advisory: Consultations Set to Begin to Strengthen Financial Literacy in Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 13, 2014) - Minister of State (Finance) Kevin Sorenson, Minister of State (Seniors) Alice Wong and Canada's Financial Literacy Leader Jane Rooney, will kick off public and stakeholder consultations to strengthen the financial literacy in Canada.

The first stakeholder consultation will take place on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. There will be a media availability from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Entraide budgétaire (Maison Fraternité), 300 Olmstead Street, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Members of the media who wish to attend the media availability are required to confirm their attendance by email at media@fcac-acfc.gc.ca, before noon, Monday, June 16, 2014.

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Contact Information

  • Meagan Murdoch
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister of State (Finance)
    1-613-996-7861
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    Earl Maynard
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister of State (Seniors)
    1-613-953-1144
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    Financial Consumer Agency of Canada
    Media Relations
    1-613-941-4168
    media@fcac-acfc.gc.ca

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