The National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA) put up some great YouTube videos about dealing with debt collection - Click here to check them out.

The Northwest Justice Project has a Youtube channel full of education videos on various legal topics - Click here to explore.

The Washington State Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) recently teamed up with The Seattle Times to publish a very useful guide on Credit and Identity Theft. Click here to download it.

Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide

NWCLC is a proud participant in the Financial Empowerment Network. Together we have drafted an updated version of The Foreclosure Prevention Resource Guide - just about everything a homeowner needs to know about foreclosure in one convenient booklet.

Educational Brochures

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NWCLC Out in the Community

December 1st & 2nd, 2016: Seattle Stand Down
Resources for homeless and low income veterans
Staffed by Noah Samuels, Deputy Director and Ron Ritoch, Senior Staff Attorney

October 25th, 2016: Shorecrest High School
CENTS Student Loan Presentation
Co-facilitated by Sheila O'Sullivan, Executive Director and Noah Samuels, Deputy Director

October 25th, 2016: The Bridge / A Life Plan Community
Regain Your Health, Protect Your Finances
Presented by Zoë Myers Director of Development and Outreach

October 14th, 2016: Eastside Providers Network
NWCLC services and how to access them for your clients
Presented by Zoë Myers Director of Development and Outreach

October 6th, 2016: The Horizon House Continuing Care Retirement Community
Scams and Frauds
Presented by Zoë Myers Director of Development and Outreach

September 23, 2016: Charity Care: Using Washington Charity Care Law to Protect Consumers
Co-sponsored by Northwest Consumer Law Center, King County Bar Association, Northwest Justice Project, and Columbia Legal Services
Presented by Julia Kellison, NJP and Matt Geyman, CLS

August 27th, 2016: Seattle-King County Resource Day

May 24th, 2016: Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
In-Service Training on Consumer Financial Legal Issues for Oncology Social Workers at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Presented by: Sheila O’Sullivan, Executive Director

April 30th, 2016: Veteran’s Resource Event – Tacoma Dome

April 20th, 2016: Make Change Presentation – Co-Sponsored with KCBA, Renton Public Library
Debt Defense, budgeting and bankruptcy
Presented by: Amanda Martin, Staff Attorney

April 20th, 2016: Washington Homeowners Resource Center and Finance Empowerment Network – Foreclosure Prevention Unit – Housing Counselor phone training
The intersection of bankruptcy and foreclosure
Presented by: Erin Lane, Senior Staff Attorney

April 6th, 2016: United Way Community Resource Exchange

March 1st, 2016: Middle College Northgate High School
Street Law: Scams, Fraud and Keeping Your Data Safe
Presented by: Zoë Myers, Director of Development and Outreach

December 17 and 18, 2015: Seattle Stand Down for homeless and low income veterans

March 9, 10, 12, and 13, 2015: Safe Streets Tacoma and Pierce County Commission on Asian and Pacific American Affairs
Scams and Cons / The Warning Signs of Predatory Lending
Presented by: Zoë Myers, Director of Development and Outreach

March 2, 2015: Social Justice Monday at Seattle University School of Law
Fending Off the Sharks: The Right to Keep Consumer Protections in Payday Lending
Presented by: Board Members Beth Terrell and Bryan Adamson

October 16-17, 2014: Washington East/West Bankruptcy Judges Conference
Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Ethics, Student Loans and More
Presented by: Executive Director Sheila O’Sullivan

October 14, 2014: King County Dispute Resolution Center
Best Practices in Foreclosure Mediations and Changes to the Foreclosure Fairness Act (a Continuing Legal Education course)
Presented by: Executive Director Sheila O’Sullivan and Board Member Mary Anderson

October 3, 2014: Washington State Department of Financial Institutions
The Relationship Between Bankruptcy and Residential Mortgages (a Continuing Legal Education course)
Presented by: Executive Director Sheila O’Sullivan

July 29, 2014: Wallingford Community Senior Center
Financial Scams
Presented by: Staff Attorneys Katy Box and Nathan Quigley

If you would like NWCLC to visit your organization to discuss relevant consumer issues, please contact us.