Monthly Archives: March 2015

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Del Norte Credit Union

Del Norte Credit Union Makes Award-Winning Financial Literacy Program Free For Local Classrooms Originally posted on ladailypost.com Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Del Norte Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Los Alamos, Rio Arriba and Santa Fe county schools completely free. "Banzai is a web-based financial [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:00+00:00March 27th, 2015|Tags: |

WESTconsin Credit Union

River Falls school teacher stresses financial literacy Originally posted on riverfallsjournal.com “I tell my students at the beginning of all my classes that everything I teach has real-world application,” says Chris Silver. Silver is business and computer teacher at River Falls High School. In his real world, teachings students how to handle money is extremely important. Why? Because Silver sees a worrisome trend concerning young [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:00+00:00March 26th, 2015|Tags: |

Altana Federal Credit Union

Financial Education Introduced In the Classroom At Senior High School Originally posted on kulr8.com BILLINGS - A Senior High School teacher brings financial education to the classroom. Heide Mankin, Family Life Educator, said it's important students have a grasp on budgeting. She said once students move out on their own, they have no idea how to budget between food, gas, and cell phones. Mankin said budgeting [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:00+00:00March 26th, 2015|Tags: , |

CommonWealth One FCU

CommonWealth One FCU Makes Award-Winning Financial Literacy Program Free For Local Classrooms Originally posted on alexandrianews.org Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Alexandria schools completely free. "Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:01+00:00March 24th, 2015|Tags: |

Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union

Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union sponsors financial literacy program in Cy-Fair ISD Schools Credit union pays for 300 local teachers to provide money management skills to 10,000 students Originally posted on cuinsight.com HOUSTON, TX  — Thousands of Cy-Fair Independent School District students are learning long-term financial skills thanks to a partnership between Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union (Cy-Fair FCU) and Banzai, an innovative online financial literacy program. [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:01+00:00March 13th, 2015|Tags: |

United Southeast FCU

Sullivan Central High students learn financial literacy Originally posted on heraldcourier.com BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Correctly managing money is a task teenagers may not usually think to do but 200 Sullivan Central High School students are participating in a program called Banzai! that teaches financial literacy. The program is sponsored by United Southeast Federal Credit Union. Teachers in Sullivan and Washington Counties in Tennessee; the city of Bristol, Tennessee; [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:01+00:00March 10th, 2015|Tags: |

First National Bank North Platte

Local bank makes financial literacy program free for classrooms Originally posted on starherald.com Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. First National Bank North Platte is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Scottsbluff schools completely free. “Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and they work [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:01+00:00March 10th, 2015|Tags: |

Altra Federal Credit Union

WS seniors get schooled in finance Originally posted on lacrossetribune.com The first time West Salem High School senior Marissa Garrels played the Banzai financial literacy game, she failed, running out of money before she could pay for college. “It’s kind of like a wake-up call when you fail. I thought I was financially responsible, but then I couldn’t even pass a game,” Garrels said. Garrels [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:01+00:00March 5th, 2015|Tags: |