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BANZAI, 10,000 YEARS OF FINANCIAL LIFE

March 20, 2017

Banzai, a financial literacy program, is offered free of charge to 167 schools. The program, sponsored by Collins Community Credit Union, educates students about money management.

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‘Is that a want or a need?’ Financial literacy starts in 4th grade

March 20, 2017

The fourth- and fifth-graders in Tammie Granger’s financial literacy classes at Goodwin Elementary know the difference between a piggy bank and a savings account. But Granger’s

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Lawmaker says NJ school kids should learn about student debt

March 14, 2017

As costs of public and private colleges continue to climb, New Jersey students are sinking deeper into debt. A recent report on student debt released by

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Financial Mistakes We Can Avoid If We Learn About Money Earlier In Life

March 14, 2017

Recently the subject of financial literacy was brought up in the news with the question whether we should teach financial literacy to our future generation

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Financial literacy essential for growing generations

March 14, 2017

I believe that we must work together to raise financially-literate young people. The work force is currently undergoing huge changes, which will present both challenges and

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Law would require Nevada schools to teach financial literacy

March 9, 2017

CARSON CITY — Nevada students would be required to receive instruction on financial literacy and economics under a bill introduced Wednesday in the Nevada Senate. Senate

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Students struggle with financial literacy amidst rising costs

March 9, 2017

A survey conducted by The Michigan Daily last month found 74 percent of student respondents at the University of Michigan think tuition is too high,

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Are you spoiling your kids?

March 7, 2017

In its latest family spending survey, T. Rowe Price found 46 percent of parents said they’d gone into debt buying something their kids wanted.

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