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Credit Union funds money course for area schools

Originally posted on www.gazettenet.com Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. The Polish National Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make the curriculum available to 54 schools in the Valley free. Hampshire County schools using the program include Amherst, Belchertown, Easthampton, Northampton, Granby, Hatfield, South Hadley and Westhampton. “Banzai is a web-based [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:50+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Tags: |

Clinton bank sponsors financial literacy for kids

Originally posted on www.telegram.com Clinton Savings Bank is working with Banzai Inc., an online financial education platform, to make financial literacy training available free to Clinton, Tahanto Regional and West Boylston Middle Schools. “Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids have their own bank accounts, and they work through assignments that are based on real life,” Morgan Vandagriff, co-founder of Banzai, said in a [...]

By |2017-11-20T18:04:46+00:00November 20th, 2017|Tags: |

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Originally posted on www.berkshireeagle.com Greylock Federal Credit Union is offering Banzai, an online interactive financial education program, for free to every Berkshire County teacher and classroom in grades 3 through 12 this year. Classrooms are also eligible to schedule a visit from a certified financial coach to provide more details on how students can learn financial planning and management from a young age. To register, [...]

By |2017-09-12T16:19:56+00:00September 12th, 2017|Tags: |

Lynn Students Minding Their Money with River Works Credit Union

Originally posted on Itemlive.com LYNN — She works as a branch manager for River Works Credit Union, but Maria Narvaez admits her financial literacy education began only after she started working. “I didn’t have it in school and I didn’t learn it until I was in the real world,” Narvaez said. The Lynn resident wants to prepare students for life in the real world, financially-speaking, [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:59+00:00February 6th, 2016|Tags: |

Leominster Credit Union brings financial literacy program to local schools

Originally posted on leominsterchamp.com Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Leominster Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Clinton Senior High School, Wachusett Regional High School and Quinsigamond Community College completely free. “Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and they work through [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:59+00:00December 24th, 2015|Tags: |

Sharon Credit Union

Financial reality check at Mansfield High School Originally posted on thesunchronicle.com During the interactive financial literacy program Banzai, Mansfield High School personal finance students are faced with a number of realistic financial life scenarios. As part of the program, students learn about saving for college, paying credit card debt, paying everyday living expenses, dealing with overdraft bank account fees and living within their means. Those [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:59+00:00September 28th, 2015|Tags: |

Taunton Federal Credit Union

Taunton Federal Credit Union Helps Teach Financial Literacy Originally posted on cusocialgood.com Taunton, MA -Local students are getting a free education in how to manage their money. Taunton Federal Credit Union is working with Banzai, a national award-winning financial literacy program, to make curriculum available to Plymouth and Bristol county schools completely free. “Banzai is a web-based financial literacy program. Kids get their own accounts, and [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:01+00:00February 9th, 2015|Tags: |

Sharon Credit Union

Eye On Education: Local Credit Union Helps Mansfield Students Learn Finance Originally posted on boston.cbslocal.com BOSTON (CBS) — We know online banking and mobile apps are convenient but they can keep your kids from seeing you dealing with cash or how to manage money. Now, with the help of a local credit union, Mansfield students are learning real world dollars and cents. They are tough lessons with big [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:03+00:00January 13th, 2014|Tags: |