The ‘challenges’ of a healthy start with credit at Burlington H.S.

The ‘challenges’ of a healthy start with credit at Burlington H.S. There were moments of quiet note-taking for teens at Burlington High School, then spikes of student questions, complex and fundamental, on aspects of credit. [...]

The ‘challenges’ of a healthy start with credit at Burlington H.S. 2018-01-11T10:20:18+00:00

Debt and groceries, paychecks and entrepreneurship: a comprehensive morning of personal finance for La Follette juniors

Debt and groceries, paychecks and entrepreneurship: a comprehensive morning of personal finance for La Follette juniors Ryan, a junior at La Follette H.S., put his fears at the feet of Andrew Justus, his Money Sense [...]

Debt and groceries, paychecks and entrepreneurship: a comprehensive morning of personal finance for La Follette juniors 2017-12-14T14:53:38+00:00

Brown Deer seniors gain “power,” for today’s bank accounts and tomorrow’s aspirations

Brown Deer seniors gain “power,” for today’s bank accounts and tomorrow’s aspirations To Dominique, learning good financial behaviors is all about “power.” As a senior at Brown Deer High School, Dominique is getting multiple opportunities [...]

Brown Deer seniors gain “power,” for today’s bank accounts and tomorrow’s aspirations 2017-12-04T09:49:34+00:00

Giving Tuesday gratitude: Reagan H.S. students share the importance of volunteers, financial education

Giving Tuesday gratitude: Reagan H.S. students share the importance of volunteers, financial education It started with one email. Then, a few minutes later, another. Then a few more until it turned out every student in [...]

Giving Tuesday gratitude: Reagan H.S. students share the importance of volunteers, financial education 2017-11-28T10:16:46+00:00

Educator’s speak: Michael Kania of Nicolet High School on credit, awareness and fresh perspectives

Educator’s speak: Michael Kania of Nicolet High School on credit, awareness and fresh perspectives Michael Kania is an educator in the business and technology department at Nicolet High School, in Glendale, just north of Milwaukee. [...]

Educator’s speak: Michael Kania of Nicolet High School on credit, awareness and fresh perspectives 2017-11-15T10:16:03+00:00

New experiences for volunteer and students alike at El Puente

New experiences for volunteer and students alike at El Puente Something special always happens when volunteers venture into schools and communities new to them. That’s because students like Jasmin at El Puente High School always [...]

New experiences for volunteer and students alike at El Puente 2017-11-08T11:18:48+00:00

On the table at JMAC: teens share their perspective on the direction of our community

On the table at JMAC: teens share their perspective on the direction of our community by Brenda Campbell, President and CEO, SecureFutures I heard glimmers of hope for our city yesterday. I also realized there [...]

On the table at JMAC: teens share their perspective on the direction of our community 2017-10-19T10:26:54+00:00

The start of sharp financial choices at Dominican and Carmen South

The start of sharp financial choices at Dominican and Carmen South Just a month into the school year and a host of financial education and mentoring lessons have kicked off across southeastern Wisconsin and Chicago. [...]

The start of sharp financial choices at Dominican and Carmen South 2017-10-11T11:53:03+00:00

BMO proves a reliable partner in teen financial empowerment

2017 Difference Maker organization: BMO proves a reliable partner in teen financial empowerment Across 12 years, name changes and thousands of teens in our community, SecureFutures and BMO remain invested partners in bettering the lives [...]

BMO proves a reliable partner in teen financial empowerment 2017-10-11T15:20:51+00:00