Practical Money Skills offers everything you need to master the essentials of personal money management. Financial tips, games, calculators, and more.
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What's My Score helps young adults better understand credit, credit reports, and credit scoring. Visit: whatsmyscore.org

Personal Finance for Everyone

Wherever you are in life, strong money management skills are good for your future. Practical Money Skills and What's My Score are Visa's financial education programs that help consumers of all ages tackle the essentials of personal finance. Explore some of the topics at right to get started.

 



Credit and Debt Basics
Saving & Spending
Planning for Life Events
Interactive Calculators
Interactive Games
Guides
Expert Advice


Classroom Curriculum for Educators

The following curricula has been created to empower educators with everything they need to engage students in learning about personal finance. Available at Visa's Practical Money Skills site, these materials align with national educational standards, and were developed with assistance from consumer advocate and educational consultants.




Lesson Plans for All Ages
Innovative Educators
Interactive Games

Building a Financial Literacy Program

As part of Visa's advocacy role for financial education, we value our partnerships by providing high-quality personal finance materials to government agencies, financial institutions and NGOs. If you are interested in establishing a financial literacy program, or would like to embed our Financial Soccer game into your existing program, we offer a variety of financial literacy resources to you at no cost.




Co-Branded Web Sites
Embeddable Games
Co-Branded Printed Material
Interactive Calculators
Syndicated Articles and Content

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