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Financial management taught at West Oso High School

Originally posted on www.kiiitv.com Corpus Christi (KIII News) — Students at West Oso High School are learning how to handle their finances before stepping out into the real world thanks to a new program. The Banzai program is a free financial literacy program aimed at teaching teens how to make budgets, handle personal checking accounts, and establish credit. Members First Credit Union and First Community [...]

By |2018-12-17T23:41:55+00:00December 17th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Financial Literacy program preparing students for adulthood

Originally posted on www.kztv10.com

By |2018-10-24T19:03:50+00:00September 28th, 2018|Tags: , , |

New program teaches financial responsibility to area youths

Originally posted on www.kristv.com Officials with First Community Bank are sponsoring a new program aimed to teach financial responsibility to youth. The program called “Banzai” is offered at 14 schools from Corpus Christi to Victoria. Students at West Oso High School use Banzai in their Principles of Business and Finance class. The program teaches students how to use a debit or credit card and distinguish [...]

By |2018-09-12T17:14:58+00:00September 12th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Financial education at Northwest Early College High

Originally posted on www.kvia.com

By |2018-01-22T20:02:14+00:00January 22nd, 2018|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: |

Financial education program available free for educators

Originally ran through Brownwood Bulletin A free financial literacy program being used at several area high schools through the sponsorship of an Abilene area credit union is also available at no charge to teachers. The online program called Banzai may be of particular interest to educators now because April is National Financial Literacy, Emily Inman, public relations manager of Banzai based in Provo, Utah, said. [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:03:53+00:00May 8th, 2017|Tags: |

Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union

Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union sponsors financial literacy program in Cy-Fair ISD Schools Credit union pays for 300 local teachers to provide money management skills to 10,000 students Originally posted on cuinsight.com HOUSTON, TX  — Thousands of Cy-Fair Independent School District students are learning long-term financial skills thanks to a partnership between Cy-Fair Federal Credit Union (Cy-Fair FCU) and Banzai, an innovative online financial literacy program. [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:01+00:00March 13th, 2015|Tags: |

Communities of Abilene Federal Credit Union

Money management Class helps students learn how to avoid debt Originally posted on reporternews.com With record numbers pursuing higher education and rising tuition costs at most universities, debt among people in their 20s is a growing problem. However, a financial education program used in more than 50 classrooms in the Big Country is seeking to prevent adult money troubles before students even graduate high school. [...]

By |2018-10-24T19:04:04+00:00December 4th, 2011|Tags: |