Welcome to the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy
Jump$tart is a coalition of diverse financial education stakeholders. These organizations work together to educate and prepare our nation's youth for life-long financial success.
Envision a Financially Literate Future!
Registration opens Sept. 6 for the 8th Annual Jump$tart National Educator Conference. This year the conference will be held in Dallas Nov. 5-7. Learn more at jumpstart.org/nec16.
If you missed any of our Financial Literacy Month events—or want to remember them through pictures, comments, and connections; follow us on Facebook and Twitter (@natljumpstart) with the hashtags #FLM2016, #FLHillDay2016, and #JSPartnerMtng.
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Intuit Financial Freedom Foundation Jump$tart Sustaining Partner The Intuit Financial Freedom Foundation is dedicated to programs and projects that promote financial literacy and independence among disadvantaged, lower-income individuals, small businesses, and the nonprofit organizations that serve them. Specifically for middle school students, Intuit offers “Tax Basics for Middle Schoolers,” which teaches students the fundamentals of the U.S. tax system and how taxes are related to personal daily life. Read More....
FDIC Money Smart for Young People
The FDIC’s new Money Smart for Young People series features four free age-appropriate curriculums that are designed to promote financial understanding in young people. The FDIC developed these new educational tools as part of ongoing work with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to improve financial decision-making skills among youth. The curriculum makes learning fun for students at every stage of development, from pre-K through age 20. Read More...