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America Saves Week

February 24 - March 1, 2014. The Jump$tart Coalition is a National Advisory Board member of America Saves and a participating organization in America Saves Week. Visit these websites to learn more about America Saves www.AmericaSaves.org and America Saves Week www.AmericaSavesWeek.org. (You will be leaving the Jump$tart Coalition website.)

National Financial Capability Challenge

The U.S. Department of Treasury announced that it has discontinued the National Financial Capability Challenge, as it evaluates the Challenge and other initiatives that Treasury, along with its many federal, state, local, and private-sector partners conduct, to achieve key objectives in financial capability for students.  Please direct your questions and comments about the Challenge to the Treausry Department at Turn on JavaScript! and look for future announcements and information from Treasury, as well as from Jump$tart.

President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans

President Obama recently signed Executive Order 13646  creating a new President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans.   The Council will be comprised of the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of Education and 22 representatives of the private sector, and state, local and tribal governments who will provide advice and input to the President and the Secretary of the Treasury on ways to build the financial capability of young Americans at an early stage in schools, families, communities, and the workplace, and through use of technology. The Council will be in formation over the next few months, and updates will be provided on this site.  (You will be leaving the Jump$tart Coalition website.)

Protect Your Identity Week

The Protect Your Identity Week campaign has concluded. To use this site as a tool against identity left, go to www.ProtectYourIDNow.org. (You will be leaving the Jump$tart Coalition website.)