Welcome to the Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy


Jump$tart is a coalition of diverse financial education stakeholders. These organizations work together to educate and prepare our nation's youth for life-long financial success.

 


Thank you to the sponsors, speakers, exhibitors, volunteers, and other participants who helped us make the Jump$tart National Educator Conference a huge success!  Thank you, especially to the teachers and other educators who inspire what we do!
The 2015 National Standards in K-12 Personal Finance Education were released at the Jump$tart National Educator Conference and are now available online.
Are you following @NatlJumpStart on TwitterHave you "liked" Jump$tart's Facebook page and National Educator Conference page[These links leave the Jump$tart website.]
Save these dates! Jump$tart Annual Awards Dinner, April 22, 2015.  2015 Jump$tart National Educator Conference, November 6-8, 2015.
Check out the highlights of the National Educator Conference and features from 8 national partners, including Update sponsor: Bank of America Read it now.
 
 
Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education (AFCPE)
AFCPE is dedicated to educating, training, and certifying financial counselors and educators. The goal is to build and support the integrity of the personal finance profession. Specifically, it does this by: promoting linkages among educators and researchers; providing professional development opportunities; informing consumers and policymakers about personal finance issues; and developing leaders in the field of financial counseling and education. Read More....
 
2015 Jump$tart National Educator Conference 2015 Jump$tart National Educator Conference
As the nation’s leading advocate for youth financial literacy, the Jump$tart Coalition® will proudly conduct its seventh annual conference devoted specifically to PreK-12 classroom teachers of personal finance in November. Read More...

FTC's Admongo—A Virtual World Teaches Kids to Think Critically about Advertising FTC's Admongo—A Virtual World Teaches Kids to Think Critically about Advertising
Advertising is a multi-million dollar business. Truthful advertising provides benefits to consumers and competition. It gives consumers the information they need to make better-informed purchasing and product use decisions. It also gives companies an incentive to modify their products to provide features that customers want. By contrast, false advertising interferes with decision-making and hinders competition. As the nation's consumer protection agency, the FTC is responsible for enforcing laws that prohibit unfair and deceptive advertising and marketing practices. Read More...

2015 Annual Awards Dinner 2015 Annual Awards Dinner
Plans are already underway for this year's Annual Awards Dinner. Mark your calendars now and Save the Date for this year's gala! Make your reservations by clicking here and for more information, please contact: Jeff Arcuri Turn on JavaScript! 781-385-9153 Read More...

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