There’s a new kind of prepaid debit card on the market that’s targeting kids and families, and the vendor says its primary purpose is to help make youngsters more fiscally responsible.
Eagles’ tight end Brent Celek coached the “Eagles” side of the room, and Pennsylvania state treasurer Rob McCord the “Cowboys,” as both teams of students were tested with questions about the world of money.
The room, in Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union on Sproul Road in Broomall, Pa., is designed to teach area schoolchildren important life lessons about money.
Chris talks to the four top candidates running for the Republican nomination for Senate in Pennsylvania, Tom Smith, Steve Welch, Sam Rohrer, and David Christian. He talks to Congressman Ron Paul about his run for President. He also discusses Mitt Romney’s visit to Delaware County yesterday and his stance on extending lower interest on student loans.
Moneythink teaches high school students financial literacy — how to manage money, a bank account and become entrepreneurs.
A six-week program now running at the Please Touch Museum is aimed at teaching kids about money, starting at an early age.
Nine high school seniors from throughout the Delaware Valley will be competing for college scholarships during a financial literacy event in Bucks County tonight.