New Financial Literacy Tools to Teach Kids About Money

Tempe, Ariz. – Apr. 14, 2014 – In honor of Financial Literacy Month and National Credit Union Youth Week (April 21-27), TruWest is thrilled to unveil its new Teaching Kids About Money section of the website!

TruWest believes that educating children about money from a young age leads to more financially responsible and successful adults in the future. With that in mind, we created a wealth of resources for making savings fun, tips for guiding children of every age through the phases of their financial journey and helpful tools to keep empowering your family.

We invite you to explore the following:

From a paper piggy bank for your young child to applying for a first credit card with your young adult, we want you to feel excited about raising responsible spenders and savvy savers. After all, preparing kids for a bright financial future is one of the best investments we can make together!

About TruWest Credit Union
TruWest Credit Union is headquartered in Tempe, Ariz., and operates as a cooperative to provide its membership with a lifetime of quality financial services and a culture of caring for its members, employees and communities. TruWest is a strong and sound financial institution with more than 60,000 members and assets totaling more than $791 million. TruWest Credit Union has 13 branches–nine in the metro Phoenix area and four in Austin, Texas.

Jill Collins, TruWest Credit Union,