Events in 2020


2020 Montana Crime Prevention Conference

October 6-7, 2020 at Fairmont Hot Springs. For more information go to 

Post Conference Training offered on October 8.


Fraud Watch Friday:

August 7, 2020   Topic:  Reverse Mortgages – Guest Sue Bailey – Adult Resource Alliance of Yellowstone County

September 4, 2020  Topic:  Elder Abuse and Financial Exploitation – Guest Curt Alme – U S Attorney

All shows air at 9 am on the below listed stations, unless otherwise noted 


Billings  KGHL 790 AM – KGHL FM 94.7 FM             Livingston   KPRK  1340 AM (7:00 pm)

Bozeman  KkMMS   1450 AM (7:00 pm)                    Miles City  KMTA   1050 AM

Glendive KDZN  96.5 FM                                              Miles City  KMTA FM  95.3 FM

Great Falls  KQDI  1450 AM                                         Missoula   KMPT  930 AM  (10:00 am)

Helena  KCAP  950 AM                                                 Missoula   KMPT FM 99.7 FM (10:00 am)

Kalispell  KOFI  1180 AM                                             Plentywood  KATQ   1070 AM

Kalispell KOFI  104.3 FM                                             Scobey  KCGM  95.7 FM  (1:00 pm)

Libby  KTNY  101.7 FM

Fraud Watch Friday Audio files for 2020:

 Fraud Watch Friday, May 1, 2020   COVID-19 Recovery Scams

Fraud Watch Friday, April 3, 2020  COVID-19 Scams.

Fraud Watch Friday, March 6, 2020 Romance Scams.

Fraud Watch Friday, February 7, 2020  Tax Scams.

Fraud Watch Friday, June 1, 2020  Census Scams

Fraud Watch Friday, July 3, 2020  Affinity Fraud

The Legal Service’s Developer program is sponsoring Legal Document Clinics throughout Montana for seniors (free)

The purpose of the legal clinics is to prepare end of life documents for those attending.  In order to attend you need to make an appointment.  For an appointment, call the Legal Service Developer at 406-444-7787.

***Obviously with the Pandemic sucking the life out of the state – many of these will not happen, but if you contact the program they can do it for you on line  – since that seems to be the new normal.  

 April 17 – Stevensville Senior Center – 100 Mission Street, Stevensville – 2-5 pm

May 21 – Angel Light Catering – 644 Sunnyside Avenue, Plentywood – 2-5 pm

June 12 – Joe McDonald Building, Salish Kootenai College – 58138 US Hwy 93, Pablo

July 22 – Great Falls Senior Center – 1004 Central Avenue, Great Falls – 3-6 pm

August 20 – Community Hall – 30 Murphy Lane, Emigrant – 9am – 4 pm

September 10 – First Presbyterian Church, 535 N. Ewing Street, Helena – 9am – 4 pm 

A series of 30-minute Estate and Legacy Planning Webinars is being presented by Marsha Goetting, MSU Extension Family Economics Specialist and Emily Standley, Fergus/Petroleum County Agent.   The webinars are broadcast through Webex, a free, online platform each Tuesday at 11:00 AM.  If you would like to participate in the webinars, where you can see and hear the presenters, see PowerPoint slides, and ask questions go to [] and click the blue button:  Join Webinar.  Or, you may call: *1-855-797-9485 US Toll free or *1-415-655-0002 US Toll.  The access code changes weekly and appears at the site above as well as on the webinar schedule page.

Marsha A. Goetting, Ph.D., CFP®, CFCS
Professor and Extension Family Economics Specialist

Voice: 406-994-5695   Fax:  406-994-4838