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Purdue Federal Credit Union Shows Commitment to Financial Literacy Through Student Programs

Originally posted on www.laportecountylife.com When it comes to credit unions, few in Northwest Indiana have shown a greater commitment to the schools than Purdue Federal Credit Union, who have been involved in youth outreach and education in the Region for many years. “We start them out at a young age with our Savers and Cents program, that’s the first thing we offer,” said Melissa Vega, [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:52+00:00December 11th, 2017|Tags: |

Banzai providing financial literacy for area schools

Originally posted on www.bentoneveningnews.com ELDORADO -- A program that teaches students real-world lessons regarding money is proving popular with local schools, according to those involved with the program. Banzai is an online financial education platform designed to give students practical lessons about money and finances without risking their own dollars, says Banzai public relations manager Emily Inman. "It's a financial literacy program used by over [...]

By |2017-12-11T19:19:17+00:00December 11th, 2017|Tags: |

Banzai providing financial literacy for area schools

Originally posted on www.randolphcountyheraldtribune.com ELDORADO -- A program that teaches students real-world lessons regarding money is proving popular with local schools, according to those involved with the program. Banzai is an online financial education platform designed to give students practical lessons about money and finances without risking their own dollars, says Banzai public relations manager Emily Inman. "It's a financial literacy program used by over [...]

By |2017-12-11T18:48:47+00:00December 11th, 2017|Tags: |

El Paso bank sponsors financial literacy program

Originally posted on www.elpasoinc.com First National 1870, formerly known as Capital Bank, is working with Banzai, a national financial literacy program, to educate El Paso students on how to manage their money. The curriculum will be available to six area high schools for free. Banzai is an interactive, online program supplemented by printed workbooks. It services more than 33,000 teachers and is available in all 50 [...]

By |2017-12-11T18:17:44+00:00December 11th, 2017|Tags: |

First Southwest sponsors financial literacy program

Originally posted on www.alamosanews.com ALAMOSA — Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. First Southwest Bank is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make the curriculum available to 31 schools in the San Luis Valley, Pagosa, Bayfield, Durango and Cortez areas completely free. Banzai is an interactive, online financial literacy program for middle school and high [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:52+00:00December 1st, 2017|Tags: |

Banzai providing financial literacy for area schools

Originally posted on www.dailyregister.com ELDORADO -- A program that teaches students real-world lessons regarding money is proving popular with local schools, according to those involved with the program. Banzai is an online financial education platform designed to give students practical lessons about money and finances without risking their own dollars, says Banzai public relations manager Emily Inman. "It's a financial literacy program used by over [...]

By |2017-12-01T00:46:17+00:00December 1st, 2017|Tags: |

Patriot Bank survey spotlights student savings and struggles with debt

Originally posted on www.westfaironline.com Struggles with paying off mounting credit card debt, while still hoping to save extra cash for the future, are plaguing students across Westchester and Fairfield counties, according to a Patriot Bank survey. In the survey, which polled students in Westchester, Fairfield and surrounding counties, the Stamford-headquartered bank found that 66 percent of college-level respondents had a credit card and more than [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:52+00:00November 20th, 2017|Tags: |

One Nevada Credit Union Brings Financial Literacy to Washoe Schools

Originally posted on www.kolotv.com

By |2017-11-20T22:50:09+00:00November 20th, 2017|Tags: , |