Sometimes in life, being “book-smart” isn't enough. You need the tools to understand basic financial concepts, money management strategies, and how to protect your credit so you are empowered to make sound financial decisions. That's the goal of Arcadia’s Common Cent$ Financial Literacy Program! Choose from a series of workshops and seminars throughout the year on topics listed below. You’ll enjoy Chipotle™ while learning and even be automatically entered into a drawing at every workshop you attend to win a $25 Amazon gift card (winner selected at the close of each workshop, must be present to win).
Provides a diverse range of online resources that include:
Worksheets, calculators and quizzes for you to use in the classroom or at home.
A “Budget Wizard” tool to help you manage your spending.
An online dictionary of financial terms to help you understand the basics.
A credit module to help you in managing credit cards and protecting your credit.