Brigadier General (Ret.) Jerry G. Beck, Jr., to Keynote 'Making $ense of Finance' Conference in Pittsburgh
HARRISBURG, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brigadier General (Ret.) Jerry G. Beck, Jr., will give the keynote address at the Pennsylvania Military Finance Alliance’s first “Making $ense of Finance” conference on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. The conference is designed to address the financial and investing challenges faced by members of the military and veterans.
“I am pleased that the PA Military Finance Alliance is rising to meet the challenge of helping our most noble citizens learn how to make good, educated decisions with their money.”
“In working on a daily basis with veterans, I see the struggles many of them and their families face with money in an increasingly complex financial world,” said General Beck. “I am pleased that the PA Military Finance Alliance is rising to meet the challenge of helping our most noble citizens learn how to make good, educated decisions with their money.”
Beck serves as Deputy Adjutant General – Veterans Affairs for the PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. He supervises the administration of assistance programs for nearly one million veterans and their dependents as well as the operation of the commonwealth’s six veteran’s homes.
The “Making $ense of Finance” conference is free to members of the military, veterans and their spouses. Breakfast, lunch and parking are included. Space is limited; registration is required and available online at www.dobs.state.pa.us. The first 200 people to register will receive a $25 gift card for attending and participating in the conference.
“Making $ense of Finance” is made possible through the Pennsylvania Military Finance Alliance, a cooperative effort of the PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, the PA Department of Banking and Securities, the PA Office of Attorney General, Army OneSource, Better Business Bureau of Western Pennsylvania, Liberty USO, Advantage Credit Counseling Services and the Heinz Endowments.
General Beck’s professional biography can be found here: http://www.uc.pa.gov/portal/server.pt/community/executive_biographies/17405/deputy_adjutant_general_for_veterans_affairs_bio/609718