11, 2003] What:
Free "Financial Peace of Mind" seminar for senior citizens
When: Wednesday, Aug.
20, at 10 a.m.
Where: The Oasis, 501
Pulaski St. in Lincoln
Sens. Larry Bomke,
R-Springfield, and Bill Brady, R-Bloomington, along with the Office
of the State Treasurer, will offer tips on protecting yourself from
financial fraud, how to avoid the latest scams and ways to avoid
The Cash Dash program will be
on hand to assist seniors in checking for unclaimed property. A
collection of military service medals from the unclaimed property
vaults will also be on display as part of the treasurer's quest to
reunite the medals with veterans and their families.
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Bomke and Brady will also
provide information on the state's new prescription drug discount
program for seniors and the state-national "do not call" list to
lessen telemarketing hassles.
The program will begin at 10
a.m. and refreshments will be served.
more information, please contact the senators' offices at (217)
782-0228 or (309) 664-4440.