Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

October 27, 2014 10:35 ET

Media Advisory: Financial Consumer Agency of Canada participates in Canadian Bankers Association Launch of 'Your Money Seniors'

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 27, 2014) -

Minister of State (Finance) and Financial Literacy Leader to Kick Off Financial Literacy Month at the Launch of a New Program for Seniors

In anticipation of the start of the fourth edition of Financial Literacy Month, Minister of State (Finance) Kevin Sorenson and Canada's Financial Literacy Leader Jane Rooney will attend the launch of a new financial literacy seminar program for Canadian seniors - Your Money Seniors.

The seminar program was developed by the Canadian Bankers Association (CBA) in collaboration with the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC). Modelled on the CBA and FCAC's highly successful Your Money Students program, this new seminar program will be offered in French and English, free of charge, to seniors' groups across the country.

The launch event will be held on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 10:00am at the Good Companions Seniors' Centre in Ottawa.

Members of the media are invited to attend and are asked to pre-register at kpayne@cba.ca.

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    Mark Glendenning
    Communications
    Office of the Minister of State (Finance)
    613-369-5696

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