Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

Washington
FTC offers free fin. lit. resources
WASHINGTON (4/16/14)--Credit unions looking for new materials to enhance their focus on consumer financial literacy--now during Financial Literacy Month and beyond--can check out the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) website.

The FTC, in part charged with preventing business practices that are anticompetitive or deceptive or unfair to consumers, has information for everybody--students, young adults, parents, servicemembers on active duty, veterans or grandparents. It covers such financial topics as saving and shopping, credit and debt, buying a home or car, and looking for a job or paying for school.

In Tuesday's release, the FTC noted that all its materials are in the public domain. They can be posted, reprinted, or adapted to educate people about their consumer rights.
 
Use the resource link for articles, videos and blog posts about financial topics.
Other Resources

FTC Fin. Lit. Resources
RSS print
News Now LiveWire
USFCU, Minn., hosts small business networking night. http://t.co/CBFHpJTFZe
31 minutes ago
Number of @CUNA-certified fin. counselors hits 2,175 http://t.co/3fQGcdxyLO
1 hours ago
Jobless claims drop by 19,000 this week #Market #NewsNow http://t.co/LSqaYCsmX4
1 hours ago
#RBC draws letters from @SenatorBegich, @SenShelby to @TheNCUA See #NewsNow http://t.co/JvLBwkHwxF
3 hours ago
It's #summercamp with a financial literacy, #creditunion twist http://t.co/5eaps9ZoVB
4 hours ago