Money Smart Week benefits area residents

April 5, 2011 3:57:27 AM PDT
Money Smart Week is designed to educate consumers about money management, as well as to generate awareness of financial education programs on topics such as saving, using credit wisely, and financial education for youths.

More than 500 free classes, seminars and activities are scheduled for Money Smart Week. The educational activities will be carried out by more than 250 local community groups, financial institutions, not-for profit organizations, businesses, schools, libraries, local and national government agencies, and media personalities.

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