Financial Education

The ABA Foundation provides financial education programs and resources that help bankers make their communities better.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

 

 Teach Children to Save

 
Teach Children to Save is a national program that organizes banker volunteers to help young people develop a lifelong savings habit.

 

 Safe Banking For Seniors

 
Safe Banking for Seniors is a national campaign that helps older customers and their financial caregivers understand and mitigate the risks of fraud and financial abuse.
  
 

 Get Smart About Credit

 
Get Smart About Credit is a national campaign of volunteer bankers who work with young people to raise awareness about the importance of using credit wisely.
 
 

 Lights Camera Save!

 
Lights Camera Save! is a video contest that engages teens in educating themselves and their peers about the value of saving and using money wisely.
 
Free Contest Registration Opens Summer 2018

Questions? Contact ABA Community Engagement Foundation for more information.

 

 Highlights & Resources

 
 

 Older Americans Survey Report: Findings From a Survey of Banks

 
Older Americans Benchmarking Survey ReportSeniors hold massive spending power and the majority of bank deposits today. They are also at the greatest risk for fraud and financial abuse. The ABA Foundation conducted a survey to benchmark how banks are addressing this growing issue and meeting the unique needs of these customers.

Webinar recording of a discussion of the Older Americans Benchmarking Report, findings from a first of its kind survey of how banks are working with seniors and their financial caregivers to address the growing threat of elder financial fraud.

Recording | Presentation Slides

 

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