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PRESS RELEASE: Freedom Beyond Wealth Empowers K-12 Financial Education through Dollars & Cents University

News and Press

Wixom, MI-June 5, 2018-After a successful soft launch of the newly crafted Dollars & Cents program, Freedom Beyond Wealth has decided to restructure its organization allowing Dollars & Cents to proceed as its own entity. “We felt that this would be the most effective and efficient way to teach financial education moving forward” stated Godfrey […]

Odd Squad Episodes Discussing Money and Financial Concepts

Elementary Middle/Junior High

“There you are. Something very odd has happened…” From highlighting important steps in problem-solving, teamwork, and math-Odd Squad is a perfect show for both audiences young and old. The show also does a great job of teaching important lessons about money and finances as well.  What is Odd Squad? For those of you who are […]

Disney Magic Kingdoms

Disney Magic Kingdoms: Build Your Own Magical Park while Learning About Finances

Elementary Middle/Junior High

Let’s be honest, traditional methods of learning can be pretty boring. Luckily, from the wonderful world of Disney, comes an exciting game that let’s your child build their own magical theme park. Featuring a slew of beloved characters Disney Magic Kingdoms is an excellent way to teach your child valuable financial and entrepreneurial lessons. Financial […]

Arthur Changes Gears

Arthur Changes Gears. Do You Overvalue Your Material Possessions?

Elementary Uncategorized

Imagine buying the newest cell phone but you are afraid to use it because you might crack the screen. Or maybe you got a new outfit but you’re scared of getting it dirty so you never wear it. Although both situations are…understandable-they really don’t make much sense do they? Arthur Changes Gears What’s the point […]

Halloween

Using Halloween to Teach Financial Education

Uncategorized

With the exception of tax season, there’s no spookier time in the year than Halloween. From costumes to decorations, celebrating Halloween can range from from fun and festive to creepy and gory. Regardless of how you choose to celebrate; Halloween is the perfect time to teach your children about money. Here are some activities you […]