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Credit union offers financial literacy program

Originally posted on www.thebusinesstimes.com Western Rockies Federal Credit Union has tapped an online financial literacy program to teach Western Colorado students how to manage their money. Western Rockies Federal Credit Union offers the Banzai curriculum for free to a total of 121 schools in Mesa County as well as Eagle, Garfield and Pitkin counties. Banzai, an interactive online program supplemented with printer workbooks, has become [...]

By |September 13th, 2017|Tags: |

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Originally posted on www.berkshireeagle.com Greylock Federal Credit Union is offering Banzai, an online interactive financial education program, for free to every Berkshire County teacher and classroom in grades 3 through 12 this year. Classrooms are also eligible to schedule a visit from a certified financial coach to provide more details on how students can learn financial planning and management from a young age. To register, [...]

By |September 12th, 2017|Tags: |

Dort Federal Credit Union makes award-winning financial literacy program free for local classrooms

Originally posted on www.cuinsight.com GRAND BLANC, MI (August 30, 2017) — Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Dort Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to 158 teachers and 16,4000 students in 177 elementary, middle, and high schools in the Flint area completely free. “Banzai is a web-based financial [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Tags: |

The Learning Curve: Banzai Curriculum in Daviess Co. Schools

Originally posted on www.44news.wevv.com In the Learning Curve, 44News goes Inside the Community with the Daviess County Teachers Federal Credit Union. The DCTFCU sponsors Banzai curriculum. And it teaches students the fundamentals of budgeting and the importance of being prepared for the unexpected. Tina Payne with DCTFCU says it saw a need in the community for financial literacy in schools that reflected the products in [...]

By |May 23rd, 2017|Tags: , |

Free financial literacy program

Originally posted in the Wetzel Chronicle newspaper Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Bayer Heritage Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program to make curriculum available to area elementary schools and high schools completely free. "Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids gets their own accounts, and they work through assignments [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Tags: |

Financial Literacy

Originally posted on www.journalgazette.net Financial Partners Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a financial literacy program, to make free curriculum available to Woodburn, Leo-Cedarville, Antwerp, Hoagland and Paulding areas. Students are exposed to real-life scenarios where they learn to pay bills and balance a budget while managing unexpected expenses, interest charges and overdraft fees. The program also introduces students to auto loans, bank statements, [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Tags: |

Banzai teaches financial literacy at Freeport Alternative High School

Originally posted on www.journalstandard.com FREEPORT — When people read about the United States government’s trillions of dollars of debt, the response is often — “it is business as usual.” It’s hard to comprehend large amounts of money like that, and thankfully, the average person’s finances are not as complicated. But what does the average student know about managing money and learning how to be responsible [...]

By |May 16th, 2017|Tags: |

Teachers invited to apply for financial literacy curriculum

Originally posted on www.mymeridianpress.com Westmark Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national financial literacy program, to make financial literacy curriculum available to 44 Idaho schools free of charge. Banzai is an interactive, online program supplemented by printed workbooks. The program aligns with state curriculum requirements for personal finance education, according to a press release. Students using the program are exposed to real-life scenarios where [...]

By |May 10th, 2017|Tags: |