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Take Charge America Institute

Take Charge America Marks 10 Years of Support for Financial Literacy Program

Take Charge America, a national non-profit financial education and credit counseling agency based in Phoenix, is proud to announce the 10th anniversary of its support and involvement with Family Ec Read more »

Tiffany Kiramidjian

First Name: 
Tiffany
Last Name: 
Kiramidjian
Tiffany Kiramidjian
Project Manager
Take Charge America Institute
650 N Park Ave
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078
(520) 626-4209

Financial Education: Creeping Toward Success

Educating youth about money is a clear priority. Addressing the council recently, Michael Staten, director of the Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona, made the case why. Read more »

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Mike Staten
Contact Email: 
statenm@email.arizona.edu

Bringing Financial ABCs To School Curriculums

Each summer, the UA offers the Take Charge America Institute program, which helps instructors learn how to teach students about handling personal finances. Read more »

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Mike Staten
Contact Email: 
statenm@email.arizona.edu

100 teachers train here in personal-finance instruction

The University of Arizona is hosting more than 100 teachers from 33 states at a local resort for training on how to teach personal finance to kids and teens.
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Event Date: 
June 27-30, 2011
News Contact: 
Mike Staten
Contact Email: 
statenm@email.arizona.edu

Warm and Fuzzy Financial Ed Doesn't Cut It Anymore

At the height of the massive financial turmoil that rocked the United States in 2008 and 2009, some of us in the financial literacy movement recognized that what was unfolding was more than just Read more »

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Mike Staten
Contact Email: 
statenm@email.arizona.edu

About Your Money: Think interest, budgets, taxes, and credit

For Michael E. Staten, a professor in the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, a career-long challenge has been teaching individuals who know little aobut their own finances. Read more »

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Mike Staten
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statenm@email.arizona.edu

A Blue Chip on His Shoulder: Investing Lessons From Dad

In surveying 2,000 students at the UA, Joyce Serido found that students who are responsible with their money are likely to have parents who will talk with them about financial matters and who set h Read more »

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Joyce Serido
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jserido@email.arizona.edu

Grant helps students learn about money

Grant will support professional development for teachers. Read more »



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Mailing Address: 650 N. Park Ave Tucson, Arizona 85721-0078 (Map to McClelland Park)
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