Money Coach Teens Invest Financial Skills Back into Their Families

Money Coach Teens Invest Financial Skills Back into Their Families Students with a financial mentor don’t just improve their lives – they invest those skills back into the needs and futures of their loved ones. [...]

Money Coach Teens Invest Financial Skills Back into Their Families2017-08-28T13:49:31-05:00

Money Coach alum Taleavia presents … “Make Money Yours”

Money Coach alum Taleavia presents ... "Make Money Yours" You may have already read about Taleavia's story of financial empowerment. Now, in the spirit of #GivingTuesday, we're sharing the fun and inspiring spoken word piece [...]

Money Coach alum Taleavia presents … “Make Money Yours”2017-08-28T13:59:50-05:00

Every Penny Counts: Money Coach Teens Share Success as a Team

Teamwork makes the financial literacy dream work. Hundreds of teenagers, educators and volunteers took the stage Thursday to celebrate the team spirit behind the Money Coach financial literacy program. The only financial mentorship program of [...]

Every Penny Counts: Money Coach Teens Share Success as a Team2017-07-13T13:35:08-05:00

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 Stores2017-07-13T13:35:09-05:00

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)2017-07-13T13:35:09-05:00

Wisconsin Education Leaders Hear from Students of One-Of-A-Kind Finance School

Before you give money to someone else, “pay yourself” with savings. Teaching a teen to budget benefits them the rest of their lives. And if you can keep your credit score close to 800, that [...]

Wisconsin Education Leaders Hear from Students of One-Of-A-Kind Finance School2017-07-13T13:35:12-05:00