When I was downtown last week, my niece and I stopped by to visit the Money Museum at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. We enjoyed going through the exhibits, which include samples and history of coin and currency dating back hundreds of years. Visitors also get to snap a photo next to a briefcase […]
Category: Money Games
On Wednesday, April 2, 2014, I attended the Financial Literacy Summit 2014 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. I’m looking forward to sharing my report with you about the Summit, including photos, in an upcoming Post. But, some of the ideas talked about via the various panel discussions included the following: ● The powerful […]
There is a confession I need to make. The theme of discussions this week wasn’t necessarily my intent, but it came out that way. It really is focusing on education, resources, and using money smart sense to avoid getting scammed. I think it’s because I heard so much about this topic this week via my […]
We’re going to have a little fun with our Quick Quiz today. Go to Quick Quiz #20 to check out a Money-Smart Word Search. Share with the kids in your life to introduce them to money words. Have fun!
The other day I received a nice surprise in my e-mail box. A colleague sent me a link to a financial education website that is really worth checking out. Although we have primarily talked about bank institutions on MoneyBasicsU, in light of it being National Financial Literacy Month, it’s definitely worth looking at additional resources […]
It’s time for a Quick Quiz! We’re going to have a little fun with our Quick Quiz today. Go to Quick Quiz #14 to check out a Money-Smart Word Search. If you need a little help, the answer key can be found here.