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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: |

MidSouth Bank makes financial literacy program free to local classrooms

Originally posted on www.theadvocate.com MidSouth Bank is making a national award-winning financial literacy program available at no cost to Baton Rouge students. Banzai is a web-based program in which students get their own accounts and work through assignments based on real life to help them learn to manage their personal finances, a news release said. Skills learned include paying bills; balancing a budget; and managing [...]

By |February 13th, 2017|Tags: |

CSB Makes Award-Winning Financial Literacy Program Free For Local Classrooms

Originally posted on www.etickernewsofclaremont.com CLAREMONT, NH-- Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Claremont Savings Bank is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Claremont, Newport, Charlestown, and Springfield 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 8th, 2017|Tags: |

FAFCU makes financial literacy program free for local classrooms

Originally posted on www.antrimreview.net   REGION – Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Forest Area Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available and free to Fife Lake, Kalkaska, Kingsley, Mancelona and Manton schools. “Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program,” said Morgan Vandagriff, co-founder of Banzai. “Kids get their [...]

By |January 30th, 2017|Tags: |

Manton students learn how to navigate the financial world

Originally posted on cadillacnews.com MANTON —  Students in Manton are learning fiscal responsibility to better prepare themselves for real-world scenarios like paying bills and balancing a budget. Forest Area Credit Union is sponsoring Banzai, a web-based financial program, for free use by Manton High School students. The interactive program is supplemented with workbooks that follow state curriculum requirements for personal finance education. Total, the program [...]

By |January 27th, 2017|Tags: |

Students learn saving strategies through financial literacy program

Originally posted on www.goshennews.com  MIDDLEBURY — Local students are getting a lesson in money management with the help of a program sponsored by First State Bank of Middlebury. The bank has partnered with Banzai, a financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to area schools. Banzai simulates real-life scenarios to teach students how to manage their money. Students learn how to pay regular expenses like [...]

By |January 3rd, 2017|Tags: |

Banzai program teaches students financial literacy

Originally posted on focus.mnsun.com It’s common knowledge that everyone should be smart with their money, although many young adults don’t start learning how to manage their personal finances until well after college. Gaining financial knowledge is essential to monetary success and financial literacy program Banzai does just that. Designed for high school and college students, Banzai uses real world examples and interactive games to allow [...]

By |December 5th, 2016|Tags: |