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Jump$tart CEO Addresses How ‘Comic Heroes Teach Kids About Finance’

In an article by Reuters reporter Chris Taylor, Jump$tart Coalition President and CEO Laura Levine addresses how “Comic heroes teach kids about finance.” In the article she said:

“Tools like comic books are great because they get a conversation started and piques kids’ interest, and sometimes that’s the hardest part.”

She also shared that she won over eighth graders at a recent school Career Day by bringing a stack of comics. “Those really saved me. When I said, ‘Look, I have comic books,’ suddenly I was everybody’s favorite.”

Learn more in the full article.

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