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.
Thank you to the sponsors, speakers, exhibitors, volunteers, and other participants who helped us make the Jump$tart National Educator Conference a huge success! Thank you, especially to the teachers and other educators who inspire what we do!
University of Arizona: Take Charge America (TCA) Institute The TCA Institute creates research-based programs that include university courses and workshops for high school and college students. Highlights of its programs include: Family Economics and Financial Education, a personal finance curriculum taught to high school students, nationwide; and the Credit-Wise Cats, with teams of college students conducting financial education workshops on the University of Arizona campus and at Tucson-area middle and high schools. Read More....
FTC's Admongo—A Virtual World Teaches Kids to Think Critically about Advertising
Advertising is a multi-million dollar business. Truthful advertising provides benefits to consumers and competition. It gives consumers the information they need to make better-informed purchasing and product use decisions. It also gives companies an incentive to modify their products to provide features that customers want. By contrast, false advertising interferes with decision-making and hinders competition. As the nation's consumer protection agency, the FTC is responsible for enforcing laws that prohibit unfair and deceptive advertising and marketing practices. Read More...
2015 Annual Awards Dinner
Plans are already underway for this year's Annual Awards Dinner. Mark your calendars now and Save the Date for this year's gala!
Make your reservations by clicking here and for more information, please contact:
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