Financial Wellness Conference Held in Bangor 

Folks wanting to learn how to protect themselves from scams and other forms of financial exploitation could attend a free conference in Bangor Saturday.Identity theft and mail and telemarketing scams were just a few of the topics discussed.Speakers provided helpful tips on how to protect yourself from becoming a victim.” Regulation can only do so much. We can only find out about frauds when they’re already happening. Certainly we look and examine to make sure we can find things in advance, but ultimately the consumer needs to be their own advocate.”The event was hosted by the Finra Investor Education Foundation. To learn more visit