What is financial literacy?

Financial literacy is defined as:


  • The ability to read, analyze, manage, and communicate about personal financial conditions that affect material well being.
  • Financial education programs on college campuses and at high schools. The objective of financial literacy programs is to help students better manage their finances, budget effectively, and borrow wisely.



Teachers and Counselors – Financial Literacy Resources

Do you need personalized assistance with financial literacy? Request a speaker by completing the online Speaking Event Form. Also check out the following resources: