WCCU feels strongly that educating young people today will create better informed adults for tomorrow. We are committed to Financial Education and proudly sponsor school programs that teach our youth lifelong financial literacy skills that will better prepare them for their future.
All programs sponsored solely by WCCU. For more information, contact Kim Gates, WCCU Financial Education Officer at (401) 596-7000 ext. 2124 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please remember, Westerly Community Credit Union does not knowingly collect information about children under the age of 13 per the Children Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
Financial education links for students, teachers, adults & businesses:
This website is a great resource for teachers as well as a fun place for young students to learn about financial literacy. On this site teachers can find great lesson plans and online games. For Students there are tons of games to enjoy from adventure to tricky puzzles.
RI Jumpstart is a RI based coalition of state-wide organizations promoting financial literacy. This website provides information on financial literacy for educators, parents, students and professionals. Great curriculum ideas, parent articles, games, and much more.
Educational Interactive Financial Games for Youth
My Money is the Federal Government's website dedicated to helping Americans understand more about their money - how to save it, invest it, and manage it to meet their personal goals.