The Oklahoma Jump$tart Coalition and the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Oklahoma City Branch will host their 2012 Financial Education Conference, ‘Navigating the Changing World of Consumer Credit‘ on Wednesday, November 7. The event provides financial educators, advocates and teachers throughout Oklahoma information on the changing landscape of consumer credit with a focus on exposing common misunderstandings and deepening knowledge about credit and debt.
The program focuses on understanding the history, context and provision of consumer credit in the U.S and sharing information on new programs related to credit building and debt management. Speakers include Gail Hillebrand, Associate Director of Consumer Education and Engagement at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Nick Bourke, Director of the Small Dollar Loans Research Project at The Pew Charitable Trusts. Click here for the program’s agenda.