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Financial Education



When it comes to personal finances, knowledge is power. Financial power has little to do with how much money you make and everything to do with the choices you make. In today’s challenging economic times, it’s more important than ever to make the money you have work for you.

The following video infographic produced for the Council for Economic Education illustrates the alarming state of financial and economic education in the U.S. school system (K-12).

The United States Of Financial & Economic Literacy from Plusign on Vimeo.

ICUF is driven to advance the amount and quality of financial education being produced to credit union members across the state. ICUF strives toward this mission by providing credit unions with a wide array of financial education opportunities for members, such as:

The National Credit Union Foundation (NCUF) completed a financial education inventory project in order to gather information nationwide on what credit unions are doing to promote financial education. Download the 2011 Iowa Financial Education Summary.
 
Thanks to the Iowa credit unions contacted by NCUF which completed the survey.

   
   
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