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STEP into Financial Literacy July 12, 2017 View Details
Health Promotion and Wellness – Financial Literacy Training August 30, 2017 View Details
Ten (10) Principles of Financial Literacy October 4, 2017 View Details
Ten (10) Principles of Financial Literacy October 19, 2017 View Details

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  • “The financial literacy program at Penn State is a wonderful resource for your students and community.  I appreciate your thoughts, advice and willingness to help make our financial literacy program successful! “

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  • “Brad, you shared some advice about planning “financially” for the future……. the key is to live beautifully, I feel like I am on my way! Thank you!”

    Sarah T.

  • “The financial literacy program at  Penn State University is very comprehensive and successful.”

    Nayeli A.

  • “I would like to share one personal experience: I always felt I was financially responsible, but After attending various monthly seminars, I realized, I was thinking very short term. I wasn’t planning for future or emergency situations.”

    Vivek B.

  • “Your work has had a profound impact on so many students, including adult learners.”

    Craig W.

  • “I’m already applying some of what I learned at the financial workshops I attended.”

    Barb D.

  • “I am certain your enlightening and thought provoking presentation struck a chord with students. I heard good comments from 40+ students.”

    Bob M.

  • “This workshop is great for all ages, especially college students who are just about to graduate and plan to live out in the real world.”

    Vivek B.

  • “Your talk was perfect! I liked the way you made the information easy to understand and very interesting.”

    Lisa W.

  • “Daad was very informative and she made me think of things that I never thought of before.”

    Kawana P.

Financial Literacy Center

Grange Building, University Park,

Penn State University

  1. Request a Financial Literacy Session

    Need a guest speaker for a “MoneyCounts” financial literacy workshop, webinar, presentation, or a freshman seminar class session? Submit a request using our online form.

  2. Request a Personal Meeting

    Need to meet with a professional at the financial literacy center? Click here to make an appointment or ask a question.

  3. Request Peer Educators Services

    Need to contact a peer educator? Click here for available services at Penn State.

 

Financial Literacy News >

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Penn State’s financial literacy director recognized with national educator award

4/10/17 - Daad Rizk, Penn State Financial Literacy Center Director received the 2017 Educator of the Year/Excellence in Financial Literacy Education (EIFLE) Award by the National Institute for Financial Literacy.

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Rizk honored with 2016 Hendrick Award for service to adult learners

4/22/16 - Daad Rizk, Penn State Financial Literacy Manager, has been honored with the 2016 Shirley Hendrick Award, presented by the Penn State Commission for Adult Learners for service to adult learners.