WHAT IS WI$E MONEY WEEK
Wise Money Week is a week of activities and events celebrating the importance of good money management and providing financial education designed to help us all become more wise about money. The week offers programs, classes and activities for all member of our Jacksonville community, all ages and income levels, during the week of May 15-May 21, 2017.
Every day, we hear about how the current economy is affecting all of us. For our community to grow and thrive, everyone needs to be financially fit and we can all benefit from translating increased financial knowledge into better financial behavior.
Wi$e Money Week was created to offer programs, classes and activities to educate consumers of all ages and income levels about ways they can be more financially stable. These educational events are carried out by financial institutions, non-profit organizations, government agencies, schools, libraries and community organizations. The week showcases these organizations’ educational resources, strengthens private-public partnerships, engages media and connects people with those who can help them learn more about financial matters.
Informed citizens are better able to make personal financial decisions that ultimately benefit all of us.
All events are free of charge and open to the public.