Using sports as a vehicle to help teach young people about the importance of developing personal finance skills, 2-time NFL Pro Bowler and Super Bowl Champion Greg Jennings coached a group of Twin Cities area high school students in a different kind of football – Visa’s Financial Football. Jennings was assisted by representatives from Visa, U.S. Bank, and the Minnesota Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy at the event hosted at the Minneapolis Convention Center on January 30, 2018.
Visa and the National Football League have teamed up to help teach financial concepts with Financial Football, a fast-paced, interactive game that engages students while teaching them money management skills. Teams compete by answering financial questions to earn yardage and score touchdowns. Play Financial Football: http://www.practicalmoneyskills.com/games/trainingcamp/ff/
Help improve your money management skills with these exclusive educational videos from the Khan Academy, brought to you in partnership with Practical Money Skills. These free resources are designed to teach you important personal finance concepts, quickly and easily. Learn more about Sal Khan.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Visa Inc. co-host an annual Financial Literacy and Education Summit. The program brings together international financial literacy experts who address potential solutions to financial literacy and capabilities globally.
Financial Soccer is a fast-paced, multiple-choice question game, testing players' knowledge of financial management skills as they advance down field, and try to score goals. Educators are encouraged to review and download the lesson modules before actual game play. Check out the videos.