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2017 Fraud Symposium

Strengthen your defenses against fraud – don’t miss this upcoming Fraud Symposium

August 24, 2017 | 8:30 am – 4:00 pm (MST) | Homewood Suites – Bozeman, MT

The Financial & Retailers Protection Association (FRPA), Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, and UMACHA bring you this annual event to provide the information you need regarding the latest in crime trends, cybersecurity and fraud prevention. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet your local law enforcement and to gain practical tips to strengthen your defenses against fraud.

Qualifies for up to 6.6 AAP and 3.9 NCP Continuing Education Credits

Attend Payments University and the Fraud Symposium to earn up to 19.8 AAP and 8.4 NCP Continuing Education Credits 

Download Fraud Symposium Brochure here!

Who Should Attend?
RDFIs, ODFIs, Frontline & Cash Management


Pricing Information:

Members $300 | Non-Members $600

Click Here to Register Online!



Combo Pricing Information to attend Fraud Symposium and Payments University:
Members $575 | Non-Members $1,150

Click Here to Register Online for Both Events!


Hotel Information:

Homewood Suites
1023 Baxter Ln
Bozeman, MT 59715

A block of guest rooms have been reserved at the rate of $189 per night. To receive the group rate, make reservations prior to Saturday, July 22, 2017, or until room block is full.

Reservations by Phone: (406) 587-8180

Online Hotel ReservationsHomewood Suites

Please email if you have any dietary restrictions.


Montana Saves Scavenger Hunt

Montana $aves $cavenger Hunt


Materials for Teachers, Parents, or Guardians


Montana State University Extension is offering the Montana $aves $cavenger Hunt as a part of the America Saves program during 2016-2017.  This version of the hunt is specifically designed for students between the ages of 13 and 19 (as of September 1, 2016). Students will learn about the benefits saving and investing, how credit can be a friend for foe, and how to be in control of their money.

Students who complete the Montana $aves $cavenger Hunt are eligible for a drawing for one of 17 cash awards of $100 in each age group during America Saves week February 27 – March 4, 2017. The deadline for completing the hunt is Wednesday, March 1, 2017. The cash awards for Montana students are courtesy of:

• First Interstate BancSystem Foundation

• Montana Credit Unions for Community Development

• Montana Consumer Protection Division, Office of Attorney General

• Montana Commissioner of Securities and Insurance

• Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) Legacy Foundation

• Montana Bankers Association Education Endowment Fund of the Montana Community Foundation

• Montana 4-H Foundation

• America Saves Bank of American Foundation

Click below for materials for teachers, parents, or guardians.

Montana $aves $cavenger Hunt

Enrollment directions, Website link for the School Technology Coordinator, a marketing Poster, and steps to record the quizzes are included.