Financial Education Clearinghouse

Be Aware Fair Oct. 10 - Ocean Park

Friday, September 30, 2016

Consumer Protection Washington, a group of consumer protection outreach specialists from several state and federal agencies and organizations, including the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions, is presenting a consumer protection event Oct. 10 in Klipsan Beach.

The event, which runs from 1 to 4 p.m., will be at the Peninsula Senior Activity Center, 21603 "O" Lane, Klipsan Beach.

The free event, sponsored by the South Pacific County Community Foundation, will include presentations and resources on charity scams, identity theft, senior-targeted scams, Medicaid fraud, utilities fraud and other topics.

People are encouraged to follow Consumer Protection Washington’s Facebook page for tips and resources to protect themselves and their loved ones from scams and fraud: