Webinar Registration by June 4, 2018: Members $55; Non-members $85 - 1.5 training contact hours
This webinar is 2 - 3:30 EDT (Eastern Daylight Time).
*You may take any or all webinars for the series*
Debt can leave residents feeling overwhelmed. The more they know about dealing with debt, the easier it can be for them to make the choices that are right for them. In this webinar, participants will learn about tools in the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection's. “Your Money, Your Goals” resources that can help clients understand their rights and responsibilities when it comes to debt and build an action plan that works for them.
Who Should Attend: Service Coordinator (All)
1. Understand the role debt plays in building clients’ financial empowerment
2. Learn how to help clients respond when they are contacted by debt collectors
3. Learn how “Your Money, Your Goals” tools and resources can help clients take stock of their debt and develop an action plan
About the Presenter
Patty Avery is a program specialist in the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection's Office of Financial Empowerment, and serves as program manager for Your Money, Your Goals, a toolkit and training program for a range of intermediaries who serve low-income consumers. She joined CFPB in 2012. Ms. Avery’s work is informed by her stateside experiences as a banker, a leader on Bank On programs and efforts to end homelessness in Indiana as well as her international experience in working with street girls in Brazil.