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‘Mad City Money’ program teaches life lessons to high school seniors

Mad City Money

Mad City Money is an intensive six-weeks program that provides speakers who go into the classrooms once a week to teach the fundamentals of good, financial education. The materials, which include a student workbook and instructor’s manual, are provided free to the students and are prepared by the National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE). Students learn how to properly budget, accounts and fraud prevention, lending and credit, career choices, investment and insurance. At the conclusion of the instructional sessions, students get the opportunity to put into practice what they have learned. Continue Reading →

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