Monthly Archives: November 2019


Rollstone Bank & Trust unveils online financial education resources

Originally posted on Rollstone Bank & Trust has unveiled a new free service through its website designed to educate customers and the general public on the basics of financial literacy — from managing a checking or savings account to how to save for retirement — in an effort to contribute to the financial wellness of the greater Massachusetts community. “A bi-annual study of high [...]

By |2019-11-21T17:40:28+00:00November 21st, 2019|Tags: |

Armco Credit Union to Offer Financial Literacy Program to Local Students

Originally posted on Armco Credit Union is offering a financial literacy program to local high school students. The web-based program is called Banzai and is available for free to any local high school teacher interested in covering topics such as budgeting, using credit wisely, and developing saving habits. The Banzai program allows students to enter a virtual world of decision making that includes scenarios [...]

By |2019-11-13T23:11:57+00:00November 13th, 2019|Tags: |

First Source, VVS team up to help students understand basic finances

Originally posted on VERONA — First Source Federal Credit Union and Vernon-Verona-Sherrill Middle School have teamed up to help students gain a better understanding of basic finances, through a Banzai Financial Education program sponsored by First Source, said the VVS district. Prior to using Banzai, middle school Family and Consumer Sciences teacher Elissa Widomski had been playing an educational finance game with students to make [...]

By |2019-11-11T18:29:06+00:00November 11th, 2019|Tags: |