Financial Literacy

Jump$tart Your Money Week

April is National Financial Literacy Month!

Since 2005, the Oklahoma JumpStart Coalition has hosted and implemented Jump$tart Your Money Week.  This year’s celebration is April 19-25, 2015.

As part of Jump$tart Your Money Week, free Financial Fitness Kits are available to pick up at all Tulsa City-County Library locations

The kit includes a wealth of financial information on

Financial Fitness Kit 2014

 

 

 

The Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants made a fantastic Financial Fitness Kit and has provided copies to library locations for free—and the literacy office has more than a few to give out to those who might be interested in obtaining one! The kit is in the form of a magazine and is quite text-heavy, so this might be a good tool for a tutor to use during lessons with adult learners who are interested in obtaining financial information. They contain some really great information on the following topics:

Life Skills and Financial Workshop

 

 

 

This workshop may be of interest to our literacy students and others: 

 

 

Life Skills and Financial Workshop

 

WHEN: Saturday, April 5th, 2014

TIME: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

LOCATION: Tulsa Midtown Hilton Garden Inn - 4518 E Skelly Dr Tulsa, OK 74135

 

Registration deadline is Thursday April 3. 

Please call 918-621-4506 to register.

 

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.