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ISUCU ~ Helping Schools Teach Personal Finance In The Classrooms

Originally posted on www.goidaho.com Loyal to its origins in education, ISU Credit Union’s products are perfectly suited to meet the needs of teachers, students, alumni, and their families with their Educator Home Loans, school-branded debit cards, and 2.50% Rewards Checking. Community involvement is a fundamental value at ISU Credit Union. 80% of the employees have volunteered their time at 30+ events through the Credit Union’s [...]

By |March 27th, 2017|Tags: |

Credit union offers free financial literacy program to local schools

Originally posted on www.waldo.villagesoup.com Local students could get a free education in how to manage money. Bangor Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to local schools completely free. Teachers interested in using the Banzai program can visit bangorfederal.teachbanzai.com or call 888-8-BANZAI (888-822-6924). "Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and [...]

By |March 24th, 2017|Tags: |

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

Originally posted on www.idahostatejournal.com Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. ISU Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Pocatello, Ammon, Burley, and Rupert schools completely free. "Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and they work through assignments that are based on real [...]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Tags: |

BANZAI, 10,000 YEARS OF FINANCIAL LIFE

Originally posted on daily-iowan.com Banzai’s financial literacy program aims to educate students about financial competency. Banzai, a financial literacy program, is offered free of charge to 167 schools. The program, sponsored by Collins Community Credit Union, educates students about money management. Nationwide, the program is funded similarly by banks and credit unions. It aims to introduce students to financial problems usually experienced by adults. In [...]

By |March 21st, 2017|Tags: |

Cleveland State Bank brings program to classrooms

KIEL -- Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Cleveland State Bank is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to local schools completely free. “Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and they work through assignments that are based on real life,” Morgan Vandagriff, co-founder of Banzai, [...]

By |March 15th, 2017|Tags: |

Banzai! Teaching Kids How To Manage Money

Originally posted on thezebra.org  For many youngsters, bills, bank accounts, and credit card debt are grown up problems, but some Alexandria students are already dealing with these very adult concerns. Area teachers have partnered with CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union to bring a new financial literacy software called Banzai into their classrooms. The program engages students in real-life scenarios that teach them about the importance [...]

By |February 28th, 2017|Tags: |

Bank offers financial literacy program to schools

Originally posted www.houmatoday.com MidSouth Bank is making a financial literacy program free for local schools. Banzai, an interactive online program that also includes printed workbooks, aligns with state curriculum requirements for personal finance education. Banzai services more than 25,000 teachers and is available in all 50 states. "Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and they work through assignments that are [...]

By |February 24th, 2017|Tags: |

Financial literacy program free for local classrooms

HOUGHTON -- Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Michigan Tech Employees Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Houghton, Hancock, and Lake Linden schools completely free. "Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and they work through assignments that are based on [...]

By |February 22nd, 2017|Tags: |