Monthly Archives: August 2019


Interactive literacy program starting central Illinois students young, helping budget

Originally posted on   More than 60 schools throughout central Illinois are using an interactive program that’s starting students young and helping them budget called Banzai! “It prepares them for the future and the choices that they’ll have to make with their own money,” said Holly Cox, Assistant Principal at Sugar Creek Elementary School. “This is great for students, for their future, it’s great [...]

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Chattanooga Federal Employees Credit Union Makes Financial Literacy Program Free For Classrooms

Originally posted on Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Chattanooga Federal Employees Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make the curriculum available to six schools in the Chattanooga area free. "Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program," said Morgan Vandagriff, co-founder of Banzai. "Kids have their own bank accounts, and [...]

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