Sunday, 29 July 2012 19:32
Developed by the President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability,
Money as You Grow provides 20 essential, age-appropriate financial
lessons—with corresponding activities—that kids need to know as they grow. The
purpose of the website www.moneyasyougrow.org
is to inspire families, community organizations, nonprofits, and businesses to
embrace Money as You Grow as a tool to promote financial literacy.*
Visit www.moneyasyougrow.org and
click on your age group to see activities that you and your family can complete
to help you with finances.
Did you find the website to be informative, and would you be likely to
complete the activities they suggest with your family?
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The President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability (PACFC)
was created by Executive Order 13530, which was signed by President Barack
Obama on January 29, 2010. Its charter is to advise the President on promoting
and enhancing financial literacy and capability among the American people.
While the President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability cannot by
federal statute become operational, it is charged with providing financial
capability policy recommendations for the nation to the President of the United
States. One of the key objectives of the President's Advisory Council on
Financial Capability is to find ways to improve the financial capability of