Financial Literacy is a Mission Based program designed to equip young women with fundamental personal finance skills, to prepare them for financial independence and money management. Financial Literacy prepares students for financial independence, management and economic security.
Financial Literacy is defined as the ability of an individual to make appropriate decisions in managing personal finances. Can you, for instance . . .
- Balance your checkbook?
- Read a Credit Report?
- Understand the employee benefit package offered at your company?
- Distinguish between mutual funds, stocks, and bonds?
- Know the power of compounding and saving?