Event Details

Feb.11 - Financial Literacy Week 3 - Save and Invest: Put It in the Bank

Date: February 11, 2021
Time: 7:00pm-8:00pm

Building Wealth is a 12-week curriculum created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas with the goal of teaching personal finance and improving financial literacy.


In week 3 Students will:

• Describe the benefits of using a bank.
• Evaluate the role of banks as financial intermediaries between savers and borrowers.
• Compare various accounts offered by commercial banks.
• Reconcile a bank statement.
• Define and describe interest.
• Compare the growth of savings using simple and compound interest.
• Use the rule of 72 to estimate the time required for savings to double in value.


* Curriculum from dallasfed.org  @budget2save