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Financial Institution Letters

November 14, 2018

FDIC Releases 2018 Version of Money Smart for Adults

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FIL-70-2018 - PDF (PDF Help)


The FDIC has released the 2018 version of its instructor-led Money Smart for Adults financial education curriculum. This full replacement of the 2010 version provides participants with practical knowledge, skills-building opportunities, and resources they can use to manage their finances with confidence. Financial institutions can use Money Smart to collaborate with non-profit organizations, state/local governmental entities, and others.

Statement of Applicability to Institutions with Total Assets Less Than $1 Billion: This Financial Institution Letter applies to all FDIC-insured institutions.



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