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Learn how you can strengthen your community by offering a truly innovative financial education program. Contact us today to find out how CFEF can help you make an impact in your community.

Financial education in the news:

  • 5 Cool Ways to Teach Kids About Personal Finance Kids might know money doesn’t grow on trees, but many still think it’s free. Almost half of the 5-year-olds in an Australian survey of 500 children “thought their parents got free money from a machine in the wall after inserting a card,” reports Essential Mums. Read more
  • Simple Mistakes That Can Hurt Financial Aid Prospects Now is the time to find the most financial aid possible to help with the costs of school. It can be a challenge, though, to find financial aid, especially given the fierce competition and limited amount available. It all starts with the FAFSA, the Free Application For Federal Student Aid. Read more
  • 7 ways to maximize your Social Security benefits Social Security: Pay into it your entire career, collect benefits in retirement. Simple, right? Actually, no. Read more
  • 13 personal finance experts share their favorite money-saving tricks There are thousands of ways to save money and make more of it, but chasing after every single tip will likely just make you overwhelmed rather than rich. That’s why it’s helpful to find out what the experts say are the best ways to save and earn more. Read more
  • Is your credit report right? You’ve tackled the taxes, made your list of spring cleaning projects, and maybe you’ve even started thinking about what you might plant now that the snow is melting. But I have one more spring project for you: checking your credit report. It’s good for your financial health, and it’s free. Read more