Tag: financial literacy

Financial literacy is the term for your ability to understand key financial topics and implement that knowledge in your daily life. Without the right financial education, you can’t become financial literate and you may struggle to overcome challenges in your everyday life. We have the latest in financial literacy education here so you can learn what you don’t know and make plans to get ahead.

Are you more financially literate than your neighbors?

Are You and Your Neighbors Financially Literate?

Apr 07, 2017 | Meghan Alard

April is Financial Literacy Month! We look at the most and least financially literate consumers across the nation. How does your state rank?

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What's your money mantra?

First Money Mantra Video Contest Winner

Feb 01, 2017 | Meghan Alard

Consolidated Credit announces the first winner in its Money Mantra Video Contest. Watch the winning video and learn how to make your own mantra to win!

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Most states score equate to a financial literacy fail

Financial Literacy Fail

Dec 23, 2016 | Meghan Alard

A new report reveals a major financial literacy fail across the U.S. – consumers don’t have the financial knowledge they need to achieve stability.

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Teaching children about money

Teaching Children about Money Can Be a Chore

Nov 28, 2016 | Meghan Alard

Using weekly chores and allowance is a great tool for teaching children about money. Here’s what parents can do to use this money lesson effectively.

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Do your financial lessons go beyond the piggy bank?

Financial Education Doesn't Go Beyond the Piggy Bank

Aug 19, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

Parents aren’t comfortable teaching children about advanced financial education topics like debt, credit and savings tools. We have some advice to help.

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Find better budgeting practices in 2016

Stress for Less

Aug 05, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

Although almost half of Americans can now comfortably afford their bills and other expenses, medical debt and lack of emergency savings still create trouble.

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Giving kids allowance can teach them to save effectively

Allowance Teaches Key Money Lessons

May 30, 2016 | Meghan Alard

If you’re giving your children an allowance, make sure you don’t miss key opportunities to teach them financial lessons about budgeting and saving.

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Marching into Trouble

May 11, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

Although military service members and their families are more likely to take financial education classes, they are still lacking key financial knowledge.

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Getting Schooled in Financial Literacy

Apr 22, 2016 | Meghan Alard

While 87% of parents and 92% of teachers believe personal finance belongs in the classroom, schools lack curriculum to cover basic money management skills.

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Visa Marks 10 Years Financial Literacy Innovation

Apr 21, 2016 | Meghan Alard

Yesterday was Visa’s 10th annual Financial Literacy Summit in Chicago. We give you a rundown of financial literacy initiatives and great finance quotes.

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"We are really proud to recommend Consolidated Credit" Kathleen Cannon, President & CEO of United Way of Broward County. Consolidated Credit Counseling Services, Inc. is pleased to announce our partnership with the United Way as a United Way Chairman’s Circle Organization.

"We are really proud to recommend Consolidated Credit" Kathleen Cannon, President & CEO of United Way of Broward County. Consolidated Credit Counseling Services, Inc. is pleased to announce our partnership with the United Way as a United Way Chairman’s Circle Organization.

All Consolidated Credit counselors are certified personal financial counselors (CFC) We've helped 5 million people get out of debt! Call us today and see what we can do for you.

Consolidated Credit is honored to receive the 2012 Excellence in Financial Literacy Education (EIFLE) Nonprofit Organization of the Year award. The EIFLE awards acknowledge innovation, dedication and the commitment of organizations that support financial literacy education worldwide. See what Consolidated Credit can do for you.

Consolidated Credit is honored to receive the 2012 Excellence in Financial Literacy Education (EIFLE) Nonprofit Organization of the Year award. The EIFLE awards acknowledge innovation, dedication and the commitment of organizations that support financial literacy education worldwide. See what Consolidated Credit can do for you.

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