FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
4/1/2019
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Financial Literacy Events Sponsored by Maryland Insurance Administration in April as Part of National Financial Literacy Month

Series of Webinars and Consumer Outreach Scheduled

BALTIMORE – The Maryland Insurance Administration (“MIA”) announced today that it will be sponsoring three financial literacy related webinars during the month of April as part of National Financial Literacy Month.

“We have had success with offering webinars to the public as part of our consumer education and outreach efforts,” said Insurance Commissioner Al Redmer, Jr. “These three webinars are intended to help consumers manage their insurance expenses.”

The financial literacy webinar schedule is as follows:

1) Why Should You Maintain Homeowners Insurance After Paying Off Your Mortgage?

11 a.m. April 2, 2019

Click HERE for Webinar Flyer
Click HERE for Webinar Link
Meeting Number: 737 559 884
Meeting Password: MhUfD8NB
Audio Connection: 240-454-0887

2) Water Damage – Will Your Homeowners Insurance Policy Cover It?

11 a.m. April 4, 2019

Click HERE for Webinar Flyer
Click HERE for Webinar Link
Meeting Number: 736 419 132
Meeting Password: YwQ5QAJM
Audio Connection: 240-454-0887

3) Understanding Your Health Insurance Coverage

11 a.m. April 8, 2019

Click HERE for Webinar Flyer
Click HERE for Webinar Link
Meeting Number: 730 010 581
Meeting Password: wMe9eB6f
Audio Connection: 240-454-0887
 
Throughout the year, the MIA’s Consumer Education and Advocacy representatives travel across Maryland to fairs, trade shows, conferences and other local events to provide education to consumers about all facets of insurance. Click HERE for our Outreach Calendar to see where our representatives will be in the community.
 
April Financial Literacy related events that MIA staff will participate in include:
  • April 3, 2019 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
    Financial Literacy Week - Consulate on Wheels
    Pip Moyer Recreation Center, 273 Hilltop Lane, Annapolis, MD 21403
  • April 10, 2019 8:30 am – 12 pm
    Financial Capability Symposium
    Activity Center at Bohrer Park, 506 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877
  • April 11, 2019 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
    MakingChange – Financial Wellness Program
    Howard County Library - Elkridge Branch, 6540 Washington Boulevard, Elkridge, MD 21075
  • April 24, 2019 8:30 am – 4:00 pm 
    Financial Education Summit
    Turf Valley Resort, 2700 Turf Valley Road, Ellicott City, MD 21042
  • April 27, 2019 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Money Explosion: A Prince George’s County Financial Fair
    Prince George’s Community College, 301 Largo Road, Largo, MD 20774

 

“The goal of our financial literacy effort is to provide Marylanders with the information that they need to make good financial decisions about insurance products,” said Associate Commissioner Joy Hatchette.

About the Maryland Insurance Administration

The Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA) is an independent State agency charged with regulating Maryland’s $28.5 billion insurance industry. For more information about the MIA, please visit www.insurance.maryland.gov follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MDInsuranceAdmin or Twitter at @MD_Insurance. We can also be found on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/432297/admin/ and Instagram at @marylandinsuranceadmin.

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