Financial Education

Arming students with financial knowledge allows them to become financially responsible citizens now and in the future. The First Citizens Financial Scholars Program is a financial literacy program that utilizes a web-based tool provided by EverFi, an award winning financial education technology company.

This web-based program uses the latest in new media technologies such as videos, animations, 3-D gaming, avatars, and social networking to bring complex financial concepts to life for today's digital generation. Through the EverFi platform, students will become certified in over 600 topics in financial education, allowing them to become more informed, responsible citizens.

First Citizens Financial Scholars Program is designed to enhance existing high school curriculum and covers financial education topics such as:

  • Savings and Budgeting
  • Understanding Credit Scores and Managing Debt
  • Understanding Banking and the Federal Reserve
  • Taxes and Insurance
  • Renting vs Owning
  • Managing Loans to Finance Higher Education
  • Investing Overview
  • Consumer Fraud and Protection

Ask your son or daughter how they are using it in their school:

  • Northeast Bradford School District
  • Sayre Area School District
  • Athens Area School District
  • Towanda Area School District
  • Canton Area School District
  • Troy Area School District
  • Southern Tioga School District
  • Northern Tioga School District
  • Wellsboro Area School District
  • Northern Potter School District

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