The new Principal(r) Milestones helps participants access comprehensive financial education resources
all in one place.
"This important community initiative offers individuals and families across San Diego, not just North County, much needed access to financial education resources
and builds awareness of the need for financial education," said Chandra Adusei of Elise Financial Services, organizer of Financial Freedom Day.
The agreement will allow the $6.9 billion Mountain America FCU in West Jordan, Utah to host quarterly financial seminars that will provide the local community access to financial education resources
. The first financial education event open to the public at the Mountain America Expo Center will be held next month.
The NFEC provides financial education resources
, promote advocacy campaigns, and help organizations build sustainable financial education programs.
We are committed to helping the Latino community plan for their future by providing easy access to financial education resources
, said Hufnagel.
FirstMerit is also partnering with National Faith HomeBuyers to provide individuals and families utilising the down payment assistance program with home buying counselling and financial education resources
. Programme participants are required to complete a financial literacy course for which FirstMerit will cover the cost.
David Tyrie, the company's head of retirement and personal wealth solutions, in Boston, attributes this to the bank's "range of financial education resources
across several channels, including in-person, phone, online and via mobile devices, so employees may choose the avenues that fit their needs and preferences."
"Giving people access to the information they need to make better financial decisions sits right at the heart of Experian and we have been developing free financial education resources
for a number of years."
The charity, which offers free financial education resources
and support to schools in Huddersfield and the surrounding area, said parents had a key role to play in teaching their children about how to manage their money at university.
Within the federal government, the Department of Health and Human Services is connecting parents of Head Start's early childhood education program with financial education resources
. Nearly 100,000 families with very low incomes have benefited from a combination of financial education, coaching, and access to matched savings accounts."
The site also includes many financial education resources
, such as finance-oriented games and a financial discussion forum.
Cities like Burlington and Baltimore help residents navigate the process of filing tax returns while at the same time informing them about financial education resources
and asset-building opportunities.