Tag Archives: financial literacy

By Utah National Parks Council
Nov 25, 2013

Pinewood Derby Racing Draws Thrills at UCCU Family Fun Fest

The UCCU Family Fun Fest, held November 22-23, 2013 at Utah Valley University (UVU), provided family fun and entertainment while teaching financial literacy. BeMoneySmart bucks were given to children and teens that could be used at many vendor provided events including a 100 ft. pinewood derby track by the Utah National Parks Council that included […]

By Ann Shumway
Nov 06, 2013

Teaching Teens about Financial Responsibility

Learning the basics of budgeting before moving out on their own is a necessary step toward ensuring that teens grow up to be financially responsible adults. Setting a good example for your teens to follow and a little parental involvement may be all it takes to transform na├»ve teens into budget-conscious adults. Leading by example […]