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Your Ticket to National Consumer Protection Week 2010

National Consumer
Protection Week 2010

Dollars and Sense: Rated “A” for All Ages highlights consumer education for every stage of life – from grade school to retirement. Take advantage of our free resources, which can help you protect your privacy, manage money and debt, avoid identity theft, understand credit and mortgages, and steer clear of frauds and scams.

National Consumer Protection Week 2010 is March 7-13.

Check out our NCPW blog to get great tips and connect with consumer protection experts.

NCPW Events

Check out the NCPW Events page to see if there are local consumer protection fairs, shred-a-thons, or workshops in your area.

Outreach Toolkit

Use our Outreach Toolkit to promote NCPW 2010 in your community and highlight the resources on this site, which represent the best that federal, state and local government agencies – and consumer advocacy organizations – have to offer.

Featured Resource

National Financial Capability Challenge
The National Financial Capability Challenge is an awards program designed to increase the financial knowledge and capability of high-school aged youth. It challenges high school teachers and other educators to teach the basics of personal finance to their students, and rewards students, educators, schools, and states for their participation and their success. Educators are encouraged to view the video message from Education Secretary Arne Duncan, and sign up as soon as possible. Registration is open through March 14, 2010.