Safeguard Your Savings
If you’ve been thinking about investing your money,
but are not sure where to start or are afraid of making a mistake,
then sign up for a free Safeguard Your
Savings workshop near you.
Educating yourself is the first step in protecting
Safeguard Your Savings covers the basics of saving
and investing for people of all ages, including:
- getting started
- financial markets
- making an investment plan
- how to avoid investment fraud
Safeguard Your Savings is sponsored by the
Missouri Secretary of State. The curriculum was created and funded by the
Trust, a nonprofit organization that provides objective
information to help consumers make informed investment decisions.
The workshop is taught by University of
Missouri Extension family financial education specialists.
For more information about protecting your
hard-earned money, call the Missouri Securities Division Investor
Protection hotline at 1-800-721-7996 or go to the website at
http://www.sos.mo.gov/securities/mipc/. You can also get
information from the MU Office for
Safeguard Your Savings brochure (pdf)