Teens light up with money questions in Milwaukee summer employment program

Teens light up with money questions in Milwaukee summer employment program Milwaukee’s next wave of carpenters and electricians spent a few summer mornings building a foundation of good financial behaviors. Seventeen Milwaukee teens opened up [...]

Teens light up with money questions in Milwaukee summer employment program2017-08-28T12:48:09-06:00

Partnership preps Milwaukee seniors for college and finances

Partnership preps Milwaukee seniors for college and finances Our volunteers like Dion Saffold once again joined a team of community leaders to prepare Milwaukee high school seniors for college, careers and finances. "Bank Your Future" [...]

Partnership preps Milwaukee seniors for college and finances2017-08-24T09:43:36-06:00

Students speak: Money Coach teens share ‘healthy habits’ they’ll take into adulthood

Students speak: Money Coach teens share ‘healthy habits’ they’ll take into adulthood Money Coach students recently shared stories of financial freedom with a select group of local business leaders in a program we call “Your [...]

Students speak: Money Coach teens share ‘healthy habits’ they’ll take into adulthood2017-08-24T10:00:52-06:00

Reality Check: Students Get Creative About Dangers of Check Cashing Stores

Lauren, a senior at Messmer High School, said she once used a check cashing store in a pinch. She needed to cash her check after-hours, but, after forking over $6 just to get her own [...]

Reality Check: Students Get Creative About Dangers of Check Cashing Stores2017-07-13T13:35:09-06:00

On the Money: Quotes from Teen Financial All Stars (and Bucks Guard Jerryd Bayless)

As teens in our Money Coach program found out last month, they have a big-shot teammate in financial literacy with Milwaukee Bucks guard Jerryd Bayless. Now it’s our turn to support “money smart all-star” Bayless [...]

On the Money: Quotes from Teen Financial All Stars (and Bucks Guard Jerryd Bayless)2017-07-13T13:35:09-06:00

Jerryd Bayless Talks About the Importance of Good Money Skills

Milwaukee Bucks guard and financial literacy advocate Jerryd Bayless joined more than 125 Money Coach students, alumni and volunteers on Jan. 6 to talk about the importance of good money skills. Bayless has made financial [...]

Jerryd Bayless Talks About the Importance of Good Money Skills2017-07-13T13:35:12-06:00

Milwaukee Bucks Guard Shares Real-Life Financial Lessons with Money Coach Students

Teens can be all stars with their money, said Milwaukee Bucks guard Jerryd Bayless. It just takes smart habits with saving and spending. Bayless joined more than 120 participants, volunteers and alumni for the Make [...]

Milwaukee Bucks Guard Shares Real-Life Financial Lessons with Money Coach Students2017-07-13T13:35:12-06:00