Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published June 19, 2013

Reminder: Media Advisory: Comptroller Franchot to Host MD Savings Summit


Comptroller Franchot to Host MD Savings Summit



-Experts to Analyze State Savings Climate, Discuss Ways to Strengthen Savings Culture -



WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

                        Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp

                        Maryland Department of Budget and Management         Secretary T. Eloise Foster

                        Financial experts

                        Educators and students



WHAT:          Comptroller Franchot, along with Treasurer Nancy Kopp and state budget and management secretary T. Eloise Foster, will host a first-of-its-kind savings summit.


The event, which is open to the public, will feature experts in financial management, banking and lending and education analyzing the current savings climate in Maryland and discussing ways to strengthen the culture of savings. Studies estimate that nearly 40 percent of older households in Maryland are inadequately prepared for retirement.



WHEN:          Today, June 19, 2013

10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.




                        80 Calvert Street, Annapolis, Md. 21401



CONTACT:  Christine Feldmann, 410-260-6346 (office), 443-336-0215 (cell)