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‘Project Malachi’ helps students with financial literacy

The runner-up in Finastra’s Hack to the Future event, Blake Makholm of the University of Central Florida, describes the sustainable and inclusive finance app he created in the ESG category segment.

Teaching Kids Money Management: Must-Have Books for Financial Literacy

In this video, we’re highlighting some of the best children’s books on money management and financial literacy. Teaching kids about money can be a challenging task, but it doesn’t have to be boring or tedious. These books are designed to make learning about money fun and engaging for kids of all ages.

We’ll be showcasing a range of titles, from picture books for younger children to chapter books for older readers. Each book has been carefully selected for its ability to teach important financial concepts in an entertaining and accessible way. Whether your child is just starting to learn about money or is already familiar with basic concepts like budgeting and saving, there’s a book on this list that will be perfect for them.


Financial literacy amongst young people (CHASM workshop)

On 6 July 2017 the Centre on Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM) welcome Adele Atkinson (Senior Policy Analyst, OECD) and Ann Griffiths (Policy Manager at the Money Advice Service) to discuss financial literacy amongst young people. Watch these presentations online at

Financial Literacy Principles for Every College Student

About Mercy College
Founded in 1950 by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy College is an independent, coeducational college that offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs within five schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social and Behavioral Sciences. The vibrancy of the College culture is sustained by a diverse student body from around the region. The College offers campuses in Dobbs Ferry, Bronx, Manhattan and Yorktown Heights as well as online offerings.

Top Financial Literacy Tips for Students

Improve your financial literacy as a student with help from the CX team. In this video you’ll learn about budgeting, credit cards and taxes.

Learn more about how to manage your finances with these resources:
➸ CollegeXpress’ budget spreadsheet template:

➸ Understanding the Dangers and Benefits of Credit Cards:

➸ Why Does My Credit Score Matter:

➸ 5 Ways to Increase Your Credit Score Before Graduation:

➸ What Is Important to Know About Taxes as a Student?:

➸ Financial Aid Advice:

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