USE CAUTION – We’ve heard numerous reports of phone fraudsters claiming to be from Apple, the Geek Squad at Best Buy, and Amazon. The callers are very persuasive and tell a story about needing to get remote access to your computer in order to fix a ‘problem’. Hang up on them. Unless you have made the initial contact, never share your personal information with anyone or allow them access to your computer.
Education for all ages. Covers financial basics to sophisticated investing.
Financial Literacy Presentations Available
We’ll come to your place for interactive financial discussions. Give us a call at (325) 677-2274 to discuss your ideas for your classroom, civic or church group, youth organization etc. Ask for Elizabeth Gray, the ATFCU Community Specialist.
Our economic reality fairs are primarily for high school students and they challenge participants to live within a specified budget. Income and expenses are designed to reflect those found in the Abilene area. We’ll bring a team for a multi-class event or Ms. Gray can work with individual classes.
I have had the pleasure of working with Elizabeth Gray from Abilene Teachers FCU. This semester she brought a financial simulation game for my 7th graders. Great experience! The students learned so much about earning money and paying bills and living within their means. We all had a great time and learned a very valuable financial and life lesson. Thank you for offering this opportunity.
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