About U.S. Bank
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $371 billion in assets as of March 31, 2014, is the parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the 5th largest commercial bank in the United States. The Company operates 3,083 banking offices in 25 states and 4,878 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com.
U.S. Bank is committed to helping individuals understand how to access funds and credit, how to establish a positive financial history, and the importance of saving and money management. Financial education fosters financial stability for individuals and for entire communities. The more people know about credit and banking services, the more likely they are to increase savings, start businesses, buy homes, and improve their financial health and well being.
Financial Education Programs and Services at U.S. Bank
U.S. Bank conducts Financial Education Seminars throughout its 25 state footprint using both bank-branded curriculum such as the Credit Wellness Center and Financial Wellness Series, as well as outside curriculum: FDIC’s Money Smart program and the American Bankers Association Teach Children to Save and Get Smart About Credit programs. Seminar topics range from basics of banking and credit responsibility to buying a home, starting a small business and identity theft and fraud prevention. U.S. Bank strongly believes that financial education is a key to self-sufficiency and it is our desire to provide consumers of every age at any life stage with the skillset to build financial success.
Erica L. Opstad, Vice President & Manager
Office of Corporate Citizenship & Financial Education
Government & Community Relations Division
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy