FMB strives to educate the communities we serve by providing
resources to empower you to make sound financial decisions.
Additional Financial Educational Resources
The Florida Department of Elder Affairs administers programs and offers resources for the elderly in our communities including prevention of elder abuse.
– The Department of Elder Affairs
The Florida Department of Financial Services offers educational resources for individuals with developmental disabilities, their family and caregivers.
– My Money Website
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) offers a vast list of educational resources that spans from financial education to an online resource for educators.
– Financial Education & Literacy
The U.S. Department of the Treasury created this list of government and non-government resources that provide summaries and links to help you further your financial education.
– Financial Education Resource
The National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) is a non-profit that provides workshops to youth and young adults, E-Newsletters, and Financial Workshop Kits for you to help underserved audiences in your community.
– Financial Workshop Kits
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is the nation’s consumer protection agency and houses many tips to avoid unfair business practices as well as a “Take Action” section where you can report identity theft, get a free credit report, and order more free resources.
– Consumer Information
This U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) resource is for aspiring millennial entrepreneurs to acquire insight and aid them in their new business ventures. SBA has free online courses, a local resource finder, and other educational materials to assist entrepreneurs with starting a new business.
–Starting & Managing
Financial Education for Children, Students and Teachers
The American Bankers Association Foundation provides the resources below to help educate children and young adults on important financial information.
The National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) provides a performance-based learning program that helps students learn and apply their knowledge in different activities and exercises. There are seven core competencies that educate students on creating their own financial plan, budget, how to use various financial services and much more!
A weekly series about personal finance for millennials and Gen Z covering choosing a college major, buying a new car, avoiding financial pitfalls in the supermarket, discussing financial topics with your future partner to paying off debt and more.
An interactive game for children (ages 6 – 8) reinforcing math and reasoning skills while teaching the basics of financial literacy and efficient grocery shopping.