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ABA: The American Bankers Association

Banks of all sizes play a dynamic role in helping their customers and communities thrive through financial education. The ABA Foundation's financial education initiatives—Teach Children to Save, Get Smart About Credit and Lights, Camera, Save!—provide banks with the tools to teach young Americans the importance of smart money management.

The Foundation also supports financial literacy with programs focused on fighting elder financial abuse, helping veterans and their families start or build their careers and spreading awareness about other consumer financial topics.

The ABA Foundation runs four important programs to support financial literacy:

25 Years of Teach Children to Save

Participate in ABA Foundation’s K-8 financial education program, and continue the celebration by hosting a Lights, Camera, Save! teen video contest.

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How to Safely Use Mobile Payment Apps and Services

Mobile payment apps let you quickly send and receive money, but it's important to protect your accounts. We've got tips to help you stay safe.

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Be a Part of the 'America's Banks' Story

Share how your bank is making a difference for your customers, in your community and the economy. Send your story today.

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Expanding Financial Services Access

Help knock down barriers to financial inclusion for individuals who were previously in the criminal justice system.

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Policy Analysis & Advocacy Efforts

Financial Literacy Regulatory Proposals

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