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Celebrate Youth Month

by Taylor Trail | Apr 03, 2020
Providing financial education embodies the movement’s ‘people-helping-people’ philosophy. “Money Magic. Share, Spend and Save at MSDFCU" during Youth Month.

Providing financial education embodies the movement’s ‘people-helping-people’ philosophy. “Money Magic. Share, Spend and Save at MSDFCU". Together, we’re encouraging our youngest members to learn common financial concepts such as: 

  • Saving
  • Spending
  • Charitable Giving
  • Investing
  • Budgeting

MSDFCU and our youth resources can serve as an important ally for you in your mission to teach kids to be financially responsible.

The theme for this year is "Money Magic! Share, Spend, and Save at MSDFCU!" This whimsical theme makes it fun for kids to save for their future and helps them find joy in setting aside a little money for everyday spending and helping others.

Youth Month Perks:

  • Open a new account for anyone under 17 and receive the first $5 deposited directly from us.
  • Enter to win a $25 Visa gift card in our weekly drawing for each day you deposit into your savings account.
  • Enter the grand prize drawing to win a Nintendo Switch (or cash equivalent $299.99) 
  • www.nintendo.com/switch/buy-now/

We encourage you to educate your children on financial topics and resources available on our website. 

  • CU Student Choice for higher education help and college loans

  • CU Edge University is a two-part course offered periodically to teens to teach budgeting, savings, and lending basics

  • Dollar Dog Newsletter designed specifically for kids

  • Dollar Dog Kids Club website (www.dollardogkidsclub.com) 

  • Elements of Money website (www.elementsofmoney.com/msdfcu)

  • Quarterly newsletters

  • Invites to special events and promotions

Don't forget to show us your A's on your end-of-the-year report cards, and we'll deposit $1 for each one - up to $5.

Get involved by using the Twitter hashtag #CUYouthMonth to let everyone know how MSDFCU is making a difference!