National Consumer Protection Week is celebrated March 2nd – 8th, 2014. More than ever consumers need up-to-date information and resources to protect themselves from fraud and make smart financial decisions. Click here to read the Consumer Protection Week proclamation. Also, visit our Frauds and Scams page for tips on how to avoid common financial scams.
We want to help you navigate the changes in the Affordable Care Act and empower you with information on how it will affect you and your family. Click here to visit our Health Insurance Reform and You homepage to learn more.
We are proud to announce the winners of Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater's Florida Financial History contest in recognition of Viva Florida 500. The contest, hosted by the Florida Department of Financial Services, challenged all Florida students to test their knowledge in a coloring, drawing, essay, or video contest. We would like to thank every student for their participation and we look forward to hosting more contests in the future. Click here to view the winners.
Florida CFO Jeff Atwater knows the unique challenges servicemembers and their families can face when managing their finances. Here you will find information and resources designed to help you protect, grow, and manage your finances whether serving at home or abroad.
Just as you protect our country we hope to help protect your nest egg! Visit our new Financial Frontlines page to learn more about budgeting and saving as well as how to protect yourself from fraud and scams.
In recognition of March as Fraud Prevention Month, CFO Jeff Atwater invites you to learn more about common frauds including what to look for and how to avoid becoming a victim. Click here for more information and resources to help safeguard your personal information and hard earned money.
One out of every five adults 65 and older has been the victim of a financial scam. The Operation S.A.F.E Be Scam Smart workshops aim to inform, empower, and protect Florida’s seniors from financial scams and fraud. New workshops are currently being scheduled. Visit Operation S.A.F.E. for more information and to request a workshop in your area.