Host a financial education workshop for seniors

The Office of Economic Empowerment facilitates financial education for seniors across the Commonwealth.

Overview

The Office of Economic Empowerment provides free financial education workshops geared towards senior citizens designed to inform older adults about ways to prevent financial exploitation and effectively manage their personal finances.   

These sessions focus on fraud and scam prevention, banking, credit, saving money, financial recovery, and more. Trained volunteer financial educators present the FDIC's Money Smart for Older Adults curriculum to seniors.

Workshop Objectives

Objectives include:

  • Recognize and reduce the risk of elder financial exploitation
  • Guard against identity theft
  • Plan for possible loss of your ability to manage your finances
  • Prepare financially for disasters
  • Find other helpful resources for managing your money and reporting financial
    exploitation

Host a Workshop Near You

To request a workshop near you, email us at empowerment@tre.state.ma.us.

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