BBB Hosts Financial Fair At Hithergreen Senior Center Tomorrow

September 08, 2009

DAYTON, OHIO, September 1, 2009—Your Better Business Bureau will be promoting financial independence and stability with a…

BBB Financial Fair

Wednesday, September 2

Hithergreen Senior Center

5900 Hithergreen Dr., Centerville

10 a.m. – 12 noon: Financial Expo

10 - 10:30 a.m.: Scam Bingo

10:30 - 11 a.m.: Presentation on Financial Schemes and Scams

Presented by Steve Popp, BBB Education Foundation Executive Director

11 a.m. - 12 noon: Panel Discussion on Financial Issues

Showcasing representatives from the exhibiting agencies

and facilitated by John North, BBB President and CEO

This free community event will help the young and old find answers to their financial questions. Representatives from the following agencies will be on hand:

• Attorney General’s Office

• Federal Trade Commission

• Ohio Department of Insurance

• Internal Revenue Service

• Office of the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel

• Social Security Administration

• Pro Seniors, Ohio SMP Project

• Ohio Treasurer of State

• Better Business Bureau

Mark your calendars and plan to attend to get insight from experts in the field. Light refreshments will be provided by Hithergreen Senior Center and Heartland of Centerville.

For more information, call your BBB at (937) 222-1534, ext. 2277. To register, call Hithergreen Senior Center at (937) 435-2415. However, registration isn’t required.

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