Check out the activities for April-Financial Literacy Month, program highlights of eight national partners, and welcome Delaware and Puerto Rico to the Jump$tart State Coalition Network in UPDATE. Read it now.
ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions The mission of ClearPoint is consumer financial health through education. Its financial specialists provide educational presentations on budgeting, the wise use of credit, buying a home, alternatives to foreclosure, and how to survive financial setbacks. It has also developed “Financial Firsts,” a financial literacy portal for high school students and teachers. The program includes gaming and social components that keep students interested while they learn important financial lessons. 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!
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