Financial literacy

PenFed Credit Union and EVERFI Host Financial Literacy Event for San Juan High School Students as Part of “Tu Dinero, Tu Sueño” Program

“PenFed believes that the best way to serve Porto Rico is to help the next generation achieve their financial goals,” said PenFed’s executive vice president of operations. Jamie Gayton. “We remain committed to investing in the development of Porto Rico young future leaders and we are grateful for the support of EVERFI and Saint John’s […]

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Financial literacy events to take place starting March 21 | News

ROCKLEDGE – Community Credit Union of Florida will present the first of four “321 Financial Liftoff!” events at Rockledge High School on Mondays from 9-11 a.m., with each event designed to teach financial literacy to young people, according to a statement. “We just think it’s important for the next generation on the Space Coast to […]

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Central Michigan University partners with iGrad to provide personalized financial literacy platform for students

San Diego, California, March 15, 2022 — (PR.com) — iGrad has partnered with Central Michigan University to provide its personalized, interactive, online and mobile service financial wellness platform for students to the nearly 15,000 undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, staff and alumni of the public university. iGrad’s platform at CMU includes comprehensive personalized and interactive information […]

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FHU Students Meet with State Department of Financial Institutions Commissioner

Greg Gonzales is the 18th commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions and is the state’s chief regulatory officer for all state-licensed custodial and noncustodial financial institutions. HENDERSON, TN (PRWEB) March 14, 2022 Commissioner Greg Gonzales of the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions encouraged FHU students to use their unique Christian upbringing to do […]

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CPA Canada launches financial literacy webinar series for women

CPA Canada has launched a financial literacy webinar series that aims to improve women’s personal financial literacy and is suitable for all ages. The new program will be delivered in six self-contained online sessions presented via webinar by Chartered Professional Accountants. Sponsored by Canada Life, the six distinct sessions will cover “Building a Money Mindset”, […]

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It may take time for women’s wages to improve. But financial literacy, more women leaders and support from men can help close the gender pay gap

An ambitious woman who takes care of her family so effectively is no longer a rare breed. The Covid pandemic has forced working women with the double burden of balancing their careers and managing their households, not forgetting to also take care of children in several cases. These women are an excellent example of capacity […]

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S&P Global will present at the RBC 2022 Global Financial Institutions Conference on March 9, 2022

NEW YORK, March 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Douglas L. Peterson, President and Chief Executive Officer of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), will attend the RBC 2022 Global Financial Institutions Conference on March 9, 2022. Mr. Peterson is scheduled talk from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time). The “fireside chat” will be webcast and may […]

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Junior League of Greenville Empowered Women Conference Targets Wellness, Career and Financial Literacy

Throughout Greenville County, there are women who face financial challenges and personal hardships that make life difficult for them and their families. But the Junior League of Greenville strives to make a difference for them and for the community at large through its Empowered women conference. “It’s really about connections and helping people make positive […]

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Financial Institutions: Five Star Bank Expands to Baltimore and Washington, DC with Commercial Hires – Form 8-K

Five Star Bank expands to Baltimore and Washington, DC with commercial hires – John G. Mangan will lead the commercial real estate lending team WARSAW, NY, February 22, 2022 – Five Star Bank (the “Bank”), a subsidiary of Financial Institutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISI), today announced the addition of a team of experienced commercial banking agents to […]

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Form 8-K FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS Due: February 22

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your one week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. Five Star Bank expands to Baltimore and Washington, DC with commercial hires — John G. Mangan will lead the commercial real estate lending team WARSAW, NY, February 22, 2022 — Five star bank […]

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Universities implement initiatives to advance student-athlete financial literacy, navigate NIL policies

Following June 2021 In a U.S. Supreme Court ruling against the NCAA, the association enacted a series of ad hoc rules that now allow student-athletes to capitalize on their own name, image, and likeness (NIL). While the new policies are a win for college gamers, they don’t address the long-standing need to improve the financial […]

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Customers Bank launches banking group for financial institutions in Texas

Brandon Troster Customers Bank, one of the nation’s top 100 digital and fintech banks with nearly $20 billion in assets, announced the launch of a Financial Institutions Group (FIG) serving securities brokers, future commission merchants, market makers and liquidity providers, insurance companies, trust companies and broader financial institutions. Brandon Troster has been hired as Senior […]

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Mastercard Expands Business Intelligence Platform for MEA Financial Institutions

RIYADH: Huawei Consumer Business Group recently launched the new Huawei P50 series at a special event held in Riyadh. Huawei has worked closely with partners in the Kingdom and across the region to build Huawei Mobile Services and the wider ecosystem to fully support the new P50 series as well as all other Huawei devices. […]

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Only a third of households report having a written financial plan

The tangible benefits for employees of having a written financial plan are clear, according to a Hearts & Wallets survey of 5,794 US households. Research has found that Americans who have a financial plan benefit from increased savings, better asset allocation, greater confidence in making financial decisions, and more balanced portfolios, along with other measures […]

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Customers Bank Launches Financial Institutions Banking Group

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Customers Bank, a top 100 digital and state-of-the-art bank with nearly $20 billion in assets, announced the launch of a Financial Institutions Group (FIG) serving securities dealers, future commission dealers, market makers and liquidity providers, insurance companies, trust companies and broader financial institutions. Brandon Troster has been hired as Senior Vice President, Head of […]

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iGrad Launches Financial Literacy Platform for San Francisco State University Students

San Diego, California, February 04, 2022 –(PR.com)– iGrad has launched a personalized and interactive online and mobile platform financial wellness platform for the more than 23,000 students at San Francisco State University. iGrad’s platform for SF State students includes comprehensive personalized and interactive information on everything from building and maintaining good credit, to budgeting and […]

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Rich or poor, it’s never too late to germinate a financial plan – Press Enterprise

This year, we may have made the same resolutions as in the past: lose weight, exercise, save more, or pay off debt. In fact, 65% of Americans ages 18 and older considered a financial goal for the New Year, according to a 2021 study by Fidelity Investments. The main financial goals were to save more […]

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Yes, you need a financial plan

Financial planning can help you better understand where you are financially, how to prepare for the challenges ahead, and how to plan where you want to go. If you haven’t prepared a financial plan for yourself or your family, a financial advisor can help. Here are the typical steps in the planning process: Goal setting […]

Financial security

How Benefits Professionals Can Leverage Payroll Tools to Improve Workers’ Financial Security

(Photo: Shutterstock) America is in a savings crisis, with 36% of households being unable to handle a $400 emergency from savings. A commonwealth To analyse of the Federal Reserve’s report on household economic well-being indicates that the problem is worse for low-income households earning less than $60,000, where 58% of people do not have $400 […]

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For the Hudson Tunnel project, update of the financial plan

Written by Marybeth Luczak, Editor-in-Chief A new financial plan has been submitted to the Federal Transit Administration to support the inclusion of the Hudson Tunnel project in the CIG (Capital Investments Grant) program; the project is a segment of the Gateway program on the Northeast Corridor. The Gateway Program Project Partners – including the […]

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The financial security of Rhode Island’s restaurant and catering industry is at risk of being wiped out by Delta Variant

The following was submitted and provided by the Rhode Island Hospitality Association The RI Hospitality Association (RIHA), the National Restaurant Association and 50 other state restaurant association partners sent a letter to Congress leaders sharing New results from the National Consumer Confidence Survey and urging to quickly replenish the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF). Rhode Island […]

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Delta variant threatens financial security of Louisiana restaurant industry

Getty Images METAIRIE — The Louisiana Restaurant Association, the National Restaurant Association and 50 other state restaurant association partners sent a letter to Congressional leadership sharing New results from the National Consumer Confidence Survey and urging to quickly replenish the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. Louisiana has more than 2,900 pending applications that total more than $600 […]

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Generation Z: investing for financial security and social justice

America’s Generation Z, born after 1995, now makes up 20% of the population and a rapidly growing share of the workforce. These young people are graduating from school and into adulthood with $115.5 billion in student debt and a cost of living that exceeds wages in many areas, following a pandemic that has highlights economic […]

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Industry Experts Discuss the Challenges Women Face in Achieving Financial Security

Women face unique challenges in achieving lifelong well-being and financial security. The COVID-19 pandemic has worsened the problem. Find out why and, more importantly, explore solutions to overcome the challenges during a special virtual discussion with industry experts, presented by the Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds, June 24 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. […]

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Contactless payments offer customers opportunities for financial security

Nick Maynard, senior vice president and Charvi Gandotra, senior innovation manager at the nonprofit Commonwealth, share their thoughts and insights on how the pandemic has really helped increase contactless payments. The events of the past year have dramatically changed the way we live and work, accelerating the adoption of technology to meet our changing needs […]