Protecting Your Financial Health: An ACF Webinar for Native Communities Receiving Settlement Payments

2:00 PM

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Hosted by: Administration for Native Americans, Office of Family Assistance and Office of Community Services at the Administration for Children and Families

Presenters: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and National Congress of American Indians

Description: Given the recent Cobell settlement payments, ACF is hosting a webinar for our Tribal grantees to learn about some of the various financial protection tools available for individuals, organizations, and Tribes.  Representatives from the National Congress of American Indians, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Office of Family Assistance, Office of Community Services, and Administration for Native Americans will be on hand to answer questions, as well as provide guidance on how the settlement payments may impact ACF programs.


Welcome- Lillian Sparks, Commissioner, Administration for Native Americans

Overview and Purpose- Earl Johnson, Director Office of Family Assistance

Consumer Protection and Financial Empowerment- Eleanor Blume, Tribal Liaison, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Overview of Cobell Settlement and Financial Literacy- Sherry Salway Black, Director, Partnership for Tribal Governance at National Congress of American Indians

Question & Answers- Moderated by ACF

System Requirements:

PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer

Mobile attendees
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