Monthly Archives: February 2017

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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 |2018-10-24T19:03:54+00:00February 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 |2018-10-24T19:03:54+00:00February 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 |2018-10-24T19:03:54+00:00February 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 |2018-10-24T19:03:54+00:00February 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 |2018-10-24T19:03:54+00:00February 8th, 2017|Tags: |