Tag Archives: financial literacy

Why Your Children Can’t Afford to Ignore Financial Literacy

When college students become college graduates, they are exposed to an entirely new and grim world. Gone are the days of charging purchases to credit cards and using loans to pay for school. The graduate’s new reality is filled with loads of debt, student loans, and a less than stellar job market. When reality hits, […]

FNB Fox Valley Sponsors Second-Annual Non-Profit Oshkosh Money Conference

  Oshkosh, Wis. (February 19, 2014) – First National Bank – Fox Valley (FNB Fox Valley), Asset Builders, and many other sponsors and community partners will kick off National Money Smart Week by presenting the second-annual Oshkosh Money Conference on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Oshkosh West High School.  Registration and continental breakfast begin at 7:30 […]

Financial Literacy Has Long-Term Benefits

Financial literacy is about comprehending the basics of banking, budgeting and investing so that you’re able to use money wisely…and the first step of that is to understand your personal income statement. A solid perspective on your “money in and money out,” combined with practical long-term planning, will help you develop a budget that allows […]