Whether you are planning to attend a ball game, visiting a petting zoo, museum or a trip to your local park, pack snacks for your day of fun. Having food and water with you can: Keep the hangries (hunger/angry) and temper tantrums at bay Save money, when you do not pay inflated costs for food […]
Money Skills for Youth
Money skills and habits are greatly influenced by the behavior and values of parents and caregivers. It’s important for youth to learn and practice money skills while young. This allows youth to learn from their mistakes while the risks are low. Skills like setting a goal, prioritizing needs vs wants, setting up a savings and […]
Ready to Get Money Smart?
Are you ready to get money smart? Individuals plan better when introduced to financial concepts. This helps people make better choices to meet their finanacial goals. Money Smart Week is a national public education program coordinated by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Their mission is to empower people with the knowledge and skills to […]