office of Financial Literacy

  • Financial Literacy in Crisis

    America has fallen woefully behind in providing adequate financial education to students and families, especially when it comes to student loans. Recent progress by government agencies, financial institutions and schools themselves is making up for lost time, but many college graduates will still face significant student loan debt that could...

  • Mindful of Challenges, Wisconsin CUs Aid Literacy Venture

    While the nation’s attention still remains focused on the Wisconsin union-legislative fight, the state’s credit unions have been quietly helping member businesses and employees cope with the economic fallout through literacy efforts being promoted this week.

  • CFPB: A Positive for Consumers and Financials

    In the financial services legislation being considered by Congress, of greatest interest to consumers is the creation of a new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

  • Credit Union-Based FoolProof Now Boasts 10,000 Users

    After its first credit union pilot two years ago, FoolProof, the financial literacy package of the Credit Union Associations of Colorado/Wyoming,

  • CU-Based FoolProof Now With 10,000 Users

    FoolProof, the Web-based financial literacy package piloted two years ago by the Credit Union Associations of Colorado/Wyoming, is on a roll signing up last week its 10,000th user overall and now counting 750 high schools.

Advertisement. Closing in 15 seconds.